‘Excellence’ to the forefront with ‘I Eccellenza’ event

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An individual plays a vital role in his or her undertakings in life. The ideology of a present day individual is to keep up with the pace and trends in and around him.

Therefore, as a result of keeping up with the pace, he will compare his horizon with his plan of success, as achieving and attaining ‘excellence’ is in the backdrop of every individual’s horizon.

If we look around these days we are sure see a lot of programmes to do with leadership skills emerging and going back to its own horizon.

In fact, we also see a lot of instruction and advice being given to young executives who have just entered the business field, so as future business leaders it is the need of the hour for young professionals to learn how to go about into greater things through their present day learnings.

However, in the present it is a clear fact that an individual’s output is not only measured through his performance; direction and stability also play a vital role.

A wise man once said that direction and stability are interconnected through excellence.

As a group which is aspiring, the group of 2000 of Zahira College, Colombo will use ‘Excellence’ or ‘I Eccellenza’ as its theme for an event which will spark fusion and excellence in an aspiring individual.

The motive behind this groundbreaking initiative is to give a new dimension to professional development, by creating a platform which will comprise the helm of our society.

It is said that true leaders are rare! This is because the combination of skills, personality and ambition is essential in leadership and these are difficult to develop and exhibit.

The high tea event will take place on Saturday, 5 February, from 4 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the Atrium Lobby, Cinnamon Grand. Tickets are priced at Rs. 2,200 per person.

The following personalities will share their thoughts and experience on the subject at the event:

Ranjith Page: The main driver of Cargills’ phenomenal growth and its present day Managing Director of Ceylon Theatres Plc (CT), the holding company for many of its subsidiaries and associates including Cargills Plc.

Kishu Gomes: Currently holds multiple positions. He is the Country Chairman for Chevron’s Sri Lanka business operations and heads Chevron Lubricants Lanka Plc and Chevron Ceylon Limited (a fully-owned Chevron company). He is responsible for Chevron’s Global Lubricants business in Bangladesh and the Maldives. Under Kishu’s leadership the company made a successful market entry into Bangladesh.

Dian Gomes: A Sri Lankan entrepreneur and corporate executive. The current Managing Director/CEO of MAS Intimates (Pvt) Ltd. and Slimline (Pvt) Ltd., which is a  subsidiary of MAS Holdings of which he is a Group Director. He is also a leading businesses figure in the island’s large apparel industry as well as the mercantile sector.

Santhush Weeraman: A classically trained vocalist and keyboard player, Weeraman is the emotional pulse behind the music of BnS which turned into being one of the most popular music brands in our country.

They will share their success stories at ‘I Eccellenza II’.

Individuals who come from different walks of life will get a unique opportunity on how to improve their undertakings. The forum, which will comprise the helm of our society, will mould the aspiring to identify their personal and business goals that are most significant to their own success as well as their organisation’s success.

Therefore, this forum will aid every individual on how to focus more on structuring a platform for the creation of a common wealth which will consist of their skills, abilities and perceptions, which in return will benefit them as well all stakeholders of their undertakings.

The event will groom your imagination into the extraordinary. Getting connected to a higher level of self esteem within your mind frame will help you prepare yourself mindfully for your future undertakings. The event will help an individual create mutual understanding between his choices in life.