Leema Creations earns top recognition, wins large category national award

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Leema Creations Ltd, the leading and most sought after interior solution provider in Sri Lanka bagged two awards once again, the Large Category National Bronze Award and the Large Category Provincial Bronze Award at the recently concluded 19th ‘Entrepreneur of the Year 2014’ ceremony held on 29 January at Waters Edge. This is the fourth occasion Leema was honoured with the awards by the prestigious FCCISL. Sri Lankan Entrepreneur of the Year is recognised as Sri Lanka’s premier Entrepreneurship Awards for the past 18 years. Leema Creations Managing Director Channa Wijesekara accepted the honour at the ceremony on behalf of the company. The recognition came as a rich dividend for the commitments made during the past year by the Leema Team skilfully guided by the industry veteran and Managing Director Wijesekara. The large category award was another mile stone and a huge move forward for the company. The judges consider the elements such as management control, risk taking, human and physical resources development etc. as selection criteria for the award and recognise the entrepreneur as the active factor and the driving force behind the success. Leema has recorded a steady and stable continuous growth rate of over 30% during the past 14 years, creating a huge success story as a business entity. Being identified as an organisation committed for total customer satisfaction through the management vision, Leema has become an icon for quality. As a vibrant organisation, Leema believes that they are the most recognised ‘single source interior solution provider in Sri Lanka’ to enhance the pervasive quality of commercial and household interiors. The purpose of the company is to provide the client direct access to a professional team of interior designers, quantity surveyors, technicians from the inception of a project. By way of providing the assistance of a professional team, they create a distinctive difference in the market. Their aim is to provide all services at the most reasonable and affordable price to the customer. In addition, they take good care of the customer during and after the sale by extending specially made customer care programs. The 60,000 square foot manufacturing plant of Leema Creations located at Dompe is one of the main contributing factors for winning awards. The plant is one of the most advanced in Sri Lanka. A combination of computerised equipment and fine craftsmanship ensures exact execution of the detailed projects. Leema’s highly trained and skilled production team works with state-of-the-art equipment and a host of other standard tools. The ‘Winner’ Channa Wijesekara is a Fellow Incorporated Engineer from the Institute of Incorporated Engineers with loads of foreign exposure on wood technology and has been the pillar of strength for the organisation. He is currently the President of Wood Based Industrialist’s Association in Sri Lanka. Wijesekara has rendered yeoman services to the industry as a Trainer, Lecturer, Curriculum Writer, Consultant on Wood Technology and an Entrepreneur.