· L’Oréal Paris Femina Women Awards to be held on March 23rd 2015 in Mumbai
· L'Oréal Paris Brand Ambassador Sonam Kapoor announced the nominees
Mumbai,24th February 2015: , Femina - India’s first and largest read women’s lifestyle magazine in association with iconic beauty brand - L’Oréal Paris present the fourth edition of the L’Oréal Paris Femina Women Awards. Lauding women of worth, the awards will be held in Mumbai on 23rd March 2015.Present at a special ceremony to announce the nominees were Tanya Chaitanya (Editor, Femina), Manashi Guha (General Manager, L'Oréal Paris) and Sonam Kapoor (L'Oréal Paris Brand Ambassador).
Honoring women with extraordinary accomplishments, outstanding leadership qualities and exceptional commitment to their careers and communities; the L’Oréal Paris Femina Women Awards will have 14 categories including science, business and entrepreneurship, sports, art, and education, among others. The nominees have been shortlisted after an extensive research process while identifying each one’s key contribution in their respective fields. These unique awards recognize and felicitate Women of Worth, while celebrating the many facets of their growth.
Sharing her thoughts, Tanya Chaitanya, Editor, Femina said, “L’Oreal Paris Femina Women awards 2015 will introduce you to women who keep the world going with their good, selfless work. Some have never visited cities, most haven't been exposed to media frenzy and definitely not a single nominee here is in it for publicity--these are superheroes who believe in letting their actions talk. L’Oreal Paris Femina Women awards 2015 awards are our way of thanking these unsung stars for saving the world, in their own big and small ways”.
Manashi Guha, General Manager, L'Oréal Paris said, “L’oreal Paris through its brand philosophy ‘ Because you are Worth It’, has always encouraged women to empower themselves and lead an extraordinary life while feeling beautiful from within. In our 4th successful year, the L’Oreal Paris Femina Women Awards have nominees who selflessly work for improving the lives of other women. We salute them for their unwavering and selfess commitment to make a difference.”
Showing her support was L'Oréal Paris brand ambassador Sonam Kapoor, “It’s an honour to support a platform that celebrates and admires accomplished women from various walks of life for their talent,grace and ability to inspire and achieve. I congratulate L’Oreal Paris and Femina for recognizing such unstoppable ‘Women of Worth’. For me, each and every nominee is a winner and I wish them the best of luck.”
Readers are also invited to vote for the Reader’s Choice Category by visiting www.facebook.com/
feminawoman and www.facebook. com/lorealparisindia
L’Oréal Paris Femina Women Awards 2014 Nominations
Social Impact (5)
Dr. Mithu Alur
Dr. Rukmini Rao
Face of a Cause (4)
Dr. Ritu Biyani Joseph
Online Influencers (5)
Manju Latha Kalanidhi
Maria R. & Uvena F.
Music & Performing Arts (5)
Padma Venkataraman Mangai
Science & Innovation (5)
Dr Sathya Jeganathan
Kiran Bir Sethi
Design & Arts (5)
Karishma Shahani Khan
Dr. Alka Pande
Literary Contribution (4)
Nabaneeta Dev Sen
Business & Entrepreneurship (5)
Shravani Pawar Hagargi
Woman We Love (5)
Subhreet Kaur Ghumman
About Femina India:
Femina was first published in July 1959 and for over 50 years now, Femina, India’s first and largest read women’s English magazine has long been the definitive life and lifestyle guide for progressive woman. It is owned by Worldwide Media, a wholly owned subsidiary of the Times Group. Femina is a magazine, published fortnightly in India. It primarily features articles on relationships, beauty and fashion, travel, women, cuisine, and health and fitness. It also features articles on celebrities and cultural facets of Indian women.
About L’Oréal Paris:
L’Oréal Paris is a truly global beauty brand combines the latest in technology with the highest in quality for the ultimate in luxury beauty at mass. Our signature phrase, “Because I’m Worth It”, is meant to inspire each and every woman to embrace her own unique beauty and reinforce her sense of self-worth.
As the biggest beauty brand in the world, L'Oréal Paris has an unparalleled commitment to technology, research and innovation, providing groundbreaking, high-quality products for women and men of all ages and ethnicities. The L’Oréal Paris brand encompasses the four major beauty categories – hair color, cosmetics, hair care, and skin care – and includes such well-known brands as Excellence Crème, Total Repair 5 hair care, Youth Code, Fall Repair, Revitalift, Volume Million Lashes Mascara, Colour Riche lipsticks, Superliners and True Match foundations among many others. L'Oréal Paris truly believes that, whatever your age, gender, ethnicity or look, "you're worth it".