Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India (ASSOCHAM) today organized the highly prestigious ‘Leadership Awards 2016’ as a part of the Summit ‘Redefining Leadership for 21st Century’. The event felicitated Mr. Arvind Bali, CEO, Connect Broadband and Videocon Telecom with ‘The Best Leader Award’ for his contribution in the telecom business.
Chandigarh, October 15, 2016: Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of
India (ASSOCHAM) today organized the highly prestigious ‘Leadership Awards 2016’ as a part of
the Summit ‘Redefining Leadership for 21st Century’. The event felicitated Mr. Arvind Bali, CEO,
Connect Broadband and Videocon Telecom with ‘The Best Leader Award’ for his contribution
in the telecom business. Hon’ble Governor of Punjab & Administrator, UT Chandigarh, Mr. VP
Singh Badnore presided over the Awards event that was attended by national leaders and
eminent professionals from various fields.
Assocham ‘Leadership Awards 2016’ honors professionals for their outstanding contribution to
society and the nation. These chosen few experts have worked incessantly and have taken lead
in the contemporary social system, services and quality achievements in a significant manner.
The selection committee received more than 450 applications from corporate & business
houses Pan India across all functions. Awards were conferred on the basis of an individual’s
growth in the organization, stability, business growth under his leadership, how this leader took
his team members onto the growth path, communication skills, innovation, and academic
The significant achievement stories of successful members will be published in the book
“Achievers – Story Inside”
CONNECT is a part of 10 Billion US$ Videocon Group and is a pan India ISP Licensee with market
leadership in Punjab Telecom Circle, which consists of Punjab, the Union Territory of
Chandigarh and Panchkula. The Company also provides a full gamut of telecommunication
services, which includes voice telephony, both Wireline and fixed wireless, Internet services,
broadband data services and a range of value added service viz., Centrex, leased lines, voice
mail and video conferencing. Connect has recently expanded its coverage footprint with launch
of data services in Haryana and Himachal Pradesh.
What more? CONNECT also provides Wireless Broadband service across Punjab. Offering high
speed internet through a wireless medium, CONNECT Wireless Broadband enables users to
access internet through their Laptops, PCs, Tablets, Wi-Fi enabled phones in the wireless
vicinity & FTTH which is a Broadband telecommunications system based on fiber-optic cables
and associated optical electronics. The technology reaches the boundary of the living space,
such as a box on the outside wall of a home. Quadruple play of high-speed broadband, high-
definition video, unlimited 'anywhere' telephony, and real-time surveillance are a few key take-
aways for users.