Nirgia Brand Promoters, founded by Entrepreneur Harpreet Kaur, in an attempt to showcase the immense strength that the women of today exhibit across every realm organized the IWMA- Indian Woman Mompreneur Awards on January 29, 2022. The award show was a virtual event and based on the belief that says, ‘Empowered Women Empower Women’. The event had the awards presented to the registered awardees, along with various networking sessions, and a Talk Show that allowed individuals to exchange their opinions.
The virtual ceremony took place to recognize and celebrate the persevering mompreneurs who break all barriers and emerge as significant members of the society. The event was hosted by Assistant Professor Swati Wadhawan, confederating with Educator and Motivational Speaker Ayesha Shaik as the Creative Director of IWA.
The list of awardees and their winning categories include Sudipta Debnath for IWM Architect Award, Haripriya Pettem for IWM Art & Culture Award, Monita Dhingra for IWM Artist Award, Priyanka Joshi for IWM Blogger Award, Mrs. Sandhya Thukral for IWM Business Award, Ritu Dhawan for IWM Business Award, Tazaika Official – Radiya Adil Sayed for IWM Chef Award, Anitha S for IWM Covid Warrior Award, Isha Jain for IWM Dancer Award, Dr. Madhuri Bhatt for IWM Doctor Award, Dr. Manasi Pavaskar (Mulay) for IWM Doctor Award, Dr. Rakshinda Tabassum Nasser Shaikh for IWM Doctor Award, Dr. Aparna Sharma for IWM Doctor Award, Dr. Heena Inder Moolpani for IWM Spiritual Leader Award, Nupur Heda Patil for IWM Spiritual Leader Award, Vidhi Bhatnagar for IWM Spiritual Leader Award, Divya Johari Resu for IWM Writer Award, Srividya Muthuvel for IWM Writer Award, Prachi Shinde for IWM Yoga Instructor Award, and Dr. Shreyaa Sriram for IWM Doctor Award.
The other ladies who bagged different prizes were Radhika Naikawadi- IWM Educator Award, Ambica Singal- IWM Educator Award, Nalini Sankar- IWM Educator Award, Akanksha Aneja- IWM Educator Award, Aastha Mehta- IWM Educator Award, Dr. Pratima Mishra- IWM Educator Award, Aliya Jamil- IWM Educator Award, Shalini Das- IWM Entrepreneur Award, Chandni Shah- IWM Entrepreneur Award, Dhanamani- IWM Entrepreneur Award, Bhavani Saravanan- IWM Entrepreneur Award, Kalpana Palanisamy-
IWM Entrepreneur Award, Mrs. Shradha J. Wardhe- IWM Entrepreneur Award, Jaishri- IWM Entrepreneur Award, Sneha Gavane- IWM Entrepreneur Award, Inderjeet Vinky Daryani- IWM Entrepreneur Award, Pallavi Garg- IWM Entrepreneur Award, Dia- IWM Entrepreneur Award, Mrs. Sriharini Vijay- IWM Fashion Award, Mahek Agarwal- IWM Fashion Award, Aparna Paul- IWM Influencer Award, Hema Dubey- IWM Leadership Award, Niharika Sharma- IWM Leadership Award, Niveditha- IWM Make-up Artist Award, C Brinda-
IWM Make-up Artist Award, Riddhi Doshi Patel- IWM Psychologist Award, Manisha Gothi- IWM Social Worker Award, Dr. Sahithyaa Raghu- IWM Social Worker Award, Dr. Brahmi Pandey – IWM Doctor Award, Pragya Bhargava – IWM Educator Award, V.Merina Maju – IWM Dancer Award , Saima Pervez- IWM Researcher Award, Priyanshi Jain- IWM Blogger Award.
Apart from the names listed above, Bhawna Agarwal, Sharmistha Chakravarty, Neha Amogh Gurave, Mrinali Haryal, J.Uma, Mrs. Aparna Vora, Aiswarya R, Firdouse Qutb Wani, Rupinder Maliya, Sunita Jain, Deepti Gupta, Sarika Kaushal, Jayanti Gupta, Bhavana Sood, Kanika Khanna, Anagha Dosi, Tamil Aruvi, Mamta Kelshikar Vanmore, Dr. Sarannya Mugunthakumar also bagged the Super Mompreneur Award.
The Talk Show at the IWMA event was organized by Janitri, a socio-cultural voluntary organization for Mother and Child. The speakers at the Talk Show include The Unicorn People Entrepreneur- Vandana Teji, Entrepreneur and MSME Awardee at Mintlime- Rumi Borah, Self Empowering Mindset and Motivational Coach- Rekha Pandey, and Physiotherapist, Fitness Expert, Speaker and Writer at Move-On Physiotherapy Centre- Dr. Shakti Mishra. They also heard the Mindfulness Sessions by Dr. Soamya Arora who is acclaimed with M.Sc, Ph.D., and Advanced Diploma in Child Guidance and Counseling. She shared her thoughts on child psychology and mindfulness of social and emotional learning.
Alongside the prestigious recognitions, Nirgia and IWMA have come up with an exclusive initiative of 1-month FREE brand/ product promotions for all awardees which will bring the small business owners into the limelight which will in turn help boost their business. Nirgia also proudly announces the launch of their official website wherein every awardee will be provided with a FREE membership. Besides that, it also serves as a great platform for the womenpreneurs as they share their success stories which shall further empower many more women.
Apart from confederating trophies and certificates to all the mompreneurs, over a hundred free-of-cost digital certificates were also given to the digital awardees. Entrepreneur Harpreet Kaur believes that via such recognitions, more and more women instill courage and confidence to come into the limelight and add value to the lives of others.