AWARDS

  • Corporate Leadership – Bob Firth
  • PR Man of the Year – Deepak Jolly
  • Business School of the Year – Giri Dua
  • Innovative Leadership – Capt. C Y Gopinath
  • Lifetime Achievement – S. Narendra
  • Communicator of the Year – T.N. Seetaram
  • NGO of the Year – Dr. Suniti Solomon
  • Young Visionary – M. Thiagarajan
  •  Corporate Citizen of the Year – M/s lNG Vysya Bank Ltd –

Communicator of the Year

  • Dr. Chandan Mitra, Editor & Managing Director, The Pioneer
  • Mr. Jayant Kaikini (Mungaru Male Lyrics)
  • Mr. K. Srinivasan, Editor E-Zine & CEO, Prime Foundatio

Young Visionary – Mr. Suhas Gopinatb, CEO & MD, Globals Inc.

Social Leadership

  • Dr. Venkatramana K Neelam, Vice Chairman, BGS Global Hospital
  • Mr. Ashoke Kumar Dutta, Director & Member Secretary, Institute of Social Welfare & Business Management.

Leadership in PR Education

  • Mr. I.M. Vittala Murthy; lAS, Secretary Information, Tourism & Kannada Culture, Department, GoK.
  • Mr. Hanuman Tripatbi, CEO & MD, Infrasoft Technologies.

Corporate Citizen of the Year – Tata Chemicals Ltd.

Corporate Leadership – Mr. Albert Brunner, CEO, BIAL.

NGO of the Year

  • Dr. S.R. Chandrashekar, Institute of Speech & Hearing
  • Mr. R.A. Prasad, Chairman – Kannada Anushtana Mandali ;

Business Communication Trainer –International: Dr. Mathew Hibberd, Director, PR Online University of Stirling.

Business Communication Trainer –National: Prof. N.N. Pillai, Principal, Sardar Patel College of Communication & Management, Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan.

Special Recognition – Prof. Uma Bhushan.

PR Agency of the Year – Concept Public Relations India Pvt. Ltd.

Organization of the Year – CanaraBank.

Communication School of the Year – National – Manipal Institute of Communication.

Special Recognition – Institute of Mass Communication & Research Business Communication.

HR Excellence – Mr. M. Nellaiappan, Director (HR), Kamataka Power Corporation Ltd.

Lifetime Achievement –

  • Mr. Neelakandan, Chairman & CEO, Neela Associates.
  • Mr. G.P.C. Nayar, Chairman, School of Communication & Management Studies.

Communicator of the Year – Mr. H.S. Balram, Editor, Times of India, Bangalore.

Young Visionary – Mr. Ashwin Mahesh, Mapunity. Bangalore.

Social Leadership – Special Recognition: Mr. Raju Chandrasekhar, Red Cross Society, Bangalore.

Innovative Leadership – Mr. Ramjee Chandran, MD, Explocity Pvt. Ltd.

Corporate Leadership – M.S.P.L Limited, Hospet.

Technology Innovation Leadership – Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO).

NGO of the Year –

  • Nivedita Charitable Trust, Chennai
  • Special Recognition – Dr. Asif Bareilvi, Bareily. U.P,

Corporate Citizen of the Year – Mahanadi Coal Fields (MCL), Sambalpur, Orissa.

Organisation of the year (PR Excellence) – BSNL, Bangalore Telecom District, Bangalore.

Business Communication (Trainer) – 

  • National: Dr. B.P. Sanjay. Vice Chancellor, Central University of Tamil Nadu.
  • International: Dr. (Prof.) Macharia Stanley Maina, Ph.D., Behavioural Scientist, Kenya.

Business Communication (HR Excellence) – Mr. Shanmukh, Director (HR), B.E.L Bangalore.

Business Communication School of the Year-

  • National: Institute of Marketing & Management (IMM), New Delhi.
  • International: Media, Film & Communication Department, University of Sterling.
  • United Kingdom.

Leadership in PR & Communication (Education) – Symbiosis Institute of Media & Communication, Pune.

PR Agency of the Year – R & PM Edelman, Mumbai.

Print Communications: Mr. A Balachandra, CEO, Rajhans Enterprises, Bangalore.

Media Personality of the Decade – Ms. Barkha Dutt, Managing Editor, NDTV.

Communicator of the Year (PR) – Mr. Yogesh Joshi, President, ABC!, Mumbai.

Young Visionary – Mr. Phanindra Sarna, CEO, Red Bus, Hyderabad

Corporate Leadership – Mr. VRS Natarajan, CMD, BEML

NGO of the Year – Dr. Kiran Bedi, CEO, Navajyothi India Foundation, New Delhi

Innovative Leadership – Mr. C.V: Prakash, CEO, Gradatim IT Ventures, Chennai

Technology Leadership – Mr. Ravi, Chairman, Narayana Technologies (P) Ltd.

PR Agency of the Year – Brand Comm., Bangalore

Organisation of the Year PR Excellence – Coca-Cola India Inc.

Business Excellence in PR – Mr. Mahesh Joshi, Senior Director, Doordarshan, Bangalore.

Excellence in PR Training – Smt. Sumithra Manmohan, Bangalore.

Publisher of the Year – Mr. B. Kusumakar Shetty, Poornima Printers, Bangalore.

PR Voice & Magazine of the Year – PR Voice, Hyderabad.

Jury Special Award for Magazine – Promoting PR Leadership in PR Education – Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan (Bangalore Centre).

Corporate Citizen of the year – Mr. Rahul Baldota, Executive Director, MSPL Baldota Group, Hospet.

Jury’s Recognition Award for Promoting PR – PR Communication Age Editor, R.G. Agarwal.

Special Awards – 

  • Excellence in Communication – Mr. Sridhar, BEML
  • Most Promising PR Person – Mr. Raghavendra Rao, Head (Corporate Communications) MSPL
  • Most Promising PR Agency – Mfs Samvad Public Relations Pvt. Ltd. Hyderabad.
  • Best Teaching Faculty (PR) – Prof. B.K. Ravi, Bangalore

Corporate Leadership of the Year –  Mr Gaurav Gupta, MD, KSRTC

Good Governance and Public.

Administration – Dr. Krishana Kumar Khandelwal, IAS.

Business Communication School of the Year – 

  • EMDI Institute of Media & Communication International.
  • Luiss Guido Carli University Rome – Italy.

Young Visionary – Mr. Vikram Kelkar

Business Excellence in HR – Dr. V. Vizia Saradhi, Director, HR, HPCL, Mumbai

Business Excellence PR Training – Dr. Shashikant Shukla, Bhopal

PR Agency of the year – Concept PR -Red Adair of Communication

Organization of the Year – PR Excellence ABCI-Mumbai

Corporate Citizen of the Year – Rajendra K. Saboo

NGO of the Year – Vishranthi Old Age Home, Bangalore

Communicator of the Year – Mr. Abhijit Sarkar

Social Leadership – Ms. Renu Kakkar – Vice President, Communications, Apeejay Group

Media Personality of the Year – J Gopikrishnan

Dr. K.R. Singh Life Time Achievement Award – Bunty Peerbhoy, Chairman – MAA Group, Bangalore

PRCI Chanakya Special Award 2011

Promising PR Person of the year  – 

  • Ms. Madhu Joshi.
  • Prof. N.S. Ashok Kumar Chairman, Dept. of  Electronic Media Bangalore University CorePR.

YOUNG VISIONARY – Ms. Kruti Jain, Director, Kumar Urban Development Limited, Pune

Corporate Citizen of the Year – Mrs. Rajashree Birla, Chairperson The Aditya Birla Centre for Community initiatives and Rural Development.

Organisation of the Year (PR Excellence) – MCHI-CREDAI, Mumbai

Innovative Leadership – Dr. M. J. Xavier, Director, Indian Institute of Management, Kolkata.

Media Personality of the Year – Mr. Arnab Gowswami, Editor in Chief, Times Now, Mumbai.

Communicator of the Year (Tele Films) – Mr. Ravikiran, Producer, Director and Actor, RK Productions, Bangalore.

Communicator of the Year (Films) – Mr. Girish Ranade, Managing Director & Proprietor, The Fame Game Entertainment, Mumbai.

Communicator of the Year (Spiritual) – Dr. Binny Sareen, Manager (Public Relations), Global Hospital and Research Centre, Rajasthan.

Communicator of the Year (Corporate Communications) – Mr. Saumya Chaudhuri, General Manager Corporate Communications !DB! Bank, Mumbai

MOST PROMISING PR PERSON of the Year – Mr. Kamlesh Kumar Sharma, General Manager & Head, Public Affairs and Communications, CocaCola India and South West Asia, New Delhi.

Social Leadership – Ms. Pearl Tiwari, Vice President (CSR), Ambuja Cement Foundation, Mumbai.

Entrepreneur of the Year – Mr. K. Giriyappa, Managing Director, Dairy Rich Ice Cream Company, Bangalore

Business Communication Trainer of the Year (National) – Prof. B. K. Kuthiala, Vice Chancellor, Makhanlal Chaturvedi National University of Journalism & Communication, Bhopal.

Business Communication Trainer of the Year (National) – Punjab Communication School.

Business Communication Trainer of the Year (International) – Marjorie Andreson, Managing Director Andreson, Knight Marketing, PR & Event, Sydney.

Business Communication Trainer of the Year (International) – Mr. Ron J. Knight, Principal Andreson Knight Marketing Communication and Public Relations Consultancy, Sydney.

Business Communication Trainer of the Year (International) – The Institute of Media & Journalism (!MeG), University of Delta Svizzera Italiana.

Publisher of the Year – Mr. Nagasunder, CEO, Geethanjali Graphics -Bangalore

Business Excellence in HR – Mr. V. M. Chamola, Director (HR), HAL Corporate Office, Bangalore

Academic Communication – Dr. B. K. Ravi, Associate Professor, Bangalore University, Bangalore.

Academic Communication – Dr. Vani M. N. Head, Dept. of Communication, NMKRV College for Women, Bangalore.

Academic Excellence – Dr. B. A. Anuradha, Principal, Al-Ameen Institute of Bangalore.

NGO of the Year – Salaam Bombay Foundation, Mumbai (Ms. Devika Cahdha)

Business Magazine of the Year –  Business India, Group of Publications, Mumbai (Mr. Ashok Advani).

Promising PR Agency of the Year – Aurum Media, Mumbai

Corporate Leadership – Mr. Chandrashekar Pitre, Senior Director- Marketing South Asia, DHL Express, Mumbai

Executive leadership of the Year – Mr. D. Ashok, Executive Director, Ceramic Business Unit, BHEL, Bangalore

Media Strategist of the Year – Dr. Bhaskar Das, President, The Time of India Group, Mumbai

Mentor School of Journalism – Mr. Shishir Joshi, Mentor, School of Journalism, Pune

Communication for Peace – Dr. Asif Bareilvi, Founder President All India Intellectual Peace Academy, Bareilly, U.P.

Dr. K. R. Singh Memorial Lifetime Achievement Award – Mr. Anthony B M Good

Corporate Citizen of the Year

TAFE

Good Governance and Public Administration – Bharat Lal Meena

YOUNG VISIONARY – Mr. Anjani Kumar Agarwal

Innovative Leadership – Dr. Vivek Mansingh, CISCO, Bangalore

Media Personality of the Year – Rahul Kanwal

Media Personality of the Year-Print Media – Kumar Ketkar

Entrepreneur of the year-Special – Ms. Varsha Satpalkar

Excellence in Business Communication National – Prof. H Maheshappa

Excellence in Business Communication International – Prof. Mathew Hibberd

Publisher of the year – Mr. H. C. Vishwanath Babu

Special Leadership-Special – Coco Cola India

Communicator of the Year – Vivek Suchanti

Communicator of the Year -Films – Sam path Kumar

Communicator of the Year-Literature – Dr. KKRattu

Communicator of the Year-Telefilm – Suneel Puranik

Business Excellence of the year -HR – Mr. E S Chakravarthi

Academic Excellence – Mr. A S Balashbramanya

Excellence in Education and Helpline Service – Prof. K E Radhakrishna

Best Author and Editor of the Year – PR & Communication – Dr. C.V. Narashima Reddy

NGO of the Year – Suraksha Organisation of Social Service

Business School of the year – Symbiosis Institute of Media & Communication

Organisation of the year-PR Excellence – IDBI Federal Life Insurance

Magazine of the year – The Week – Journalism with a Human Touch

Most Promising PR Agency of the Year – Metigon Enterprises Pvt. Ltd.

Most Promising PR Person of the year – Ms. Latha TS

Most Promising PR & Event Management School of the year – Teami

Most Promising Social Service Leadership – Mr. Yatish Kumar D

Most Promising Young Visionary – Dr. Venkata Subba Reddy

Most Promising Communication Trainer – Mr. Sankaran Madhavan

Most Promising Entrepreneur of the year – Ms. Shobitha Rangaswamy

Communicator of the Decade – Mr. Jitender Bhargava

Communication Professionals – Internal Communication – Mr. Chayapathi

Communication Professional -Social Service – Mr. J Daniel Chelappa Gnanaselvan

Dr. K. R. Singh Memorial Lifetime Achievement Award – Mr. R Neelamegham

Corporate Citizen of the Year – Tata Chemicals Limited

Organisation of the Year (PR Excellence) – Canara Bank

Entrepreneur of the year – Mr. Vijaya Sankeshwar

Corporate Strategist of the Year – Dr. Vivek Bhaskar Gadgil,

Corporate Leadership of the Year – Mr. Vinod Juneja.

Social Leadership – Maharogi Seva Samithi

Media Personality of the year – Dinkar Raikar

Media Personality of the year – Mr. Rajdeep Sardesai (Electronic)

Strategic Planning – Central Bank of India – Mumbai

Excellence in Public Administration – Dr. C. Somashekar, IAS

Excellence in Good Governance – Prof. Sunaina Singh

NGO of the Year – Sevalaya-Chennai

NGO of the Year – Anandvan- Dr. Prakash Amte and Dr. Mrs. Mandakani Amte

Magazine of the Year – Sudha Kannada Weekly

PR Agency of the Year – Edelman-Mumbai

Publisher of the Year – Mr. Pradeep Champanerkar

Business Excellence (Education) – Dr. Satyajity Chakrabarti

Business Excellence (HR) – Mr. T.R Srirang

Business Communicator of the year (National) – Dr. K. V. Nagaraj

Business Communicator of the year (International) – Dr. Mathew Hibberd

Communication in Social Harmony – Sayeed Ahmad Ansari

Business Communication School of the year (International) – USSH HCMC

Business Communication (Printing) – Dinesh Kundapur

Innovative Leadership – 

  • Vidyadar Nimkar
  • Nirmala Kandalgaonkar

Communicator of the Year (Corporate Communications) – Dr. Pragnya Ram.

Communicator of the Year (Broadcast) – Mr. PJ Sudhakar

Communicator of the Year (Music) – Dr. Jyotsna Srikant

Communicator of the Year (Telefilm) – Mrs. Aparna Naranaswamy

Communicator of the Year (Literature) – Mr. Amish Tripathi

Communicator of the Year – Film (Direction) – Mr. Sagar Bellary

Communicator of the Year (Young Visionary)

  • Sukruthi Vadula
  • Mr. Vikram Kharvi

Most Promising PR Person of the year – Mr. Avinash Gawai

Most Promising PR Agency of the Year – AIM High Consulting

Most Promising Event Management Company of the year – Taurian

Most Promising Entrepreneur of the year – Mr. Vinay Kumar

Most Promising Communication Person of the Year – Mr. Deepnash Agarwal

Most Promising Communication Trainer of the Year – Mr. Adarsh Basavaraj

Most Promising PR Person (Internal Communication) – Mr. Lakshman V

Empowerment of Special Children – Mr. M. S. Venkatesh

NRI – Excellence in Promoting in Indian Culture Abroad – Mr. Satish Poojary

S.No. Title Name Place
1.  Corporate Citizen of the year  Godrej Group  Mumbai
2.  Organisation of the year(PR Excellence)  PROCAM  Mumbai
3.  Innovative Leadership  L&T Metro  Hyderabad
4.  Corporate Leadership of the year  Rajvir. P. Sharma  Karnataka