WIM Professional and Career Women Awards 2012

Date: 29th June 2012
Venue: Mt. Lavinia Hotel

Chief Guest

  • Hon. Tissa Karalliyadde -  Minister of Child Development & Women’s Affair's

Guests of Honor

  • Hon. Dr. Rajitha Senarathne - Member of Parliament
  • Hon. (Mrs) Eva Wanasundara - President's Counsel Attorney General of Sri Lanka
  • Hon. Mr Wijayadasa Rajapakse - Member of Parliament, President's Counsel -  President of Bar Association Sri Lanka

Panel of Judges​

  • Mr. Malik Samarawickarama – Chairman, Penguine Group of Companies and Koggala Garments Industries
  • Mr. U R De Silva – Attorney-at-Law, Secretary Bar Association
  • Mr. Kiron Shenoy – Managing Director, Millennium Development (Pvt) Ltd
  • Mr. Graeme Labrooy – DGM, Janashakthi Insurance PLC

Award Winners​

NoCategory
Name
Title
1FinanceManohari Abeysekera – Director
Haleys Group Service (Pvt) Ltd
Gold
2HRShashi Jayatunga – Head of HR
Pan Asia Bank PLC
Gold
3LegalJeeva Niriella – Senior Lecture
Faculty of Law, University of Colombo
Gold
4MarketingRamya Weerakoon – GM
Infortech (Pvt) Ltd
Gold
5MediaThanuja Jayawardena – Head
Y FM,TV Channels’ Sirasa
Gold
6Outstanding Business Women – SmallVishwadhika Narmada – Founder/Partner
Sweet Wishes By Vish
Gold
7Outstanding Business Women – MediumRochelle Ekenayake – Co-Owner
Mr. Peirce
Gold
8Outstanding Business Women – LargeIndrani Fernando – Chairperson/MD
New Philip Hospitals (Pvt ) Ltd
Gold
9Role Model Awards – Young Women to
Emulate in Business
Mumtaz Siriwardena – MD
Dave Tractors & Combines (Pvt) Ltd
Gold
10Role Model Awards – Young Women to
Emulate in Career
Dayani Fernando – DGM
Bank Of Ceylon
Gold
11International Women Entrepreneur of the
Year – Malaysia
Jacqueline Francis – Co-founder & Group CEO
AJA EQS Certification ( M) Sdn Bhd Malaysia
Gold
12Business Organization Supportive
Towards Women Leadership
Ceylon Continental HotelGold
13Business Organization Supportive
Towards Women Leadership
Siyatha TVGold
14International Organization Supportive
Towards Women Leadership
NAWEM (National Association for Women Entrepreneur of Malaysia)Gold
15International Organization Supportive
Towards Women Leadership
Matrade – Malaysian External Trade Cooperation MalaysiaGold
16Women for Women
(Women who has helped
women & children on volunteer basis)
Chulanga Madhubashini – Project Officer
Sri Lanka Foundation for the Rehabilitation of the Disabled
Gold
17Inspirational Women of the YearHon. Rosy Senenayake – Former Mrs. WorldGold
18Inspirational Women of the YearHon. (Dr) Sudarshini Fernandopulle – Member Of ParliamentGold
19Inspirational Women of the YearDr Sujatha Senaratne – Deputy Director
Lady Ridgeway Hospital, Director National Hospital
Gold
20Inspirational Women of the YearChitrangani Dembatapitiya – Home Science & Bridal CentreGold
21Inspirational Women of the YearK Lalitha Kulanayake – 1st Female Local Provincial Council Member LahugalaGold
22Sanasa Development Bank PLCSamadani kiriwandeniya – ChairpersonAbhimani Programme Awards
23National Hospital ColomboDr SamanmaliAbhimani Programme Awards
24Dave Tractors & Combines (Pvt) LtdMumtaz Siriwardena – MDAbhimani Programme Awards
25Java InstituteAsanka Wisidagama – CEOAbhimani Programme Awards
26Secrets & Top SecretsPriya Gunawardena – Managing PartnerAbhimani Programme Awards
27Nayomi Fashions (Pvt) LtdNayomi Perera – MDAbhimani Programme Awards
28Writer/ArtistYamuna MaliniAbhimani Programme Awards
29Labour Department Sri LankaPearl Weerasinghe – Commissioner of LabourAbhimani Programme Awards
30SOS VillageSherly Wilson – Mother from SOS VillageAbhimani Programme Awards
31Motivation TrainerMadhu Bashini – Project Officer
Sri Lanka Foundation for the Rehabilitation of the Disabled
Abhimani Programme Awards
32Janashakthi Insurance PLCDulari Fernando – Branch ManagerAbhimani Programme Awards
33AIMS Group of CompaniesCharmaine Vanderhoovan – CEOAbhimani Programme Awards
34Infortech (Pvt) LtdRamya Weerakoon – Vice PresidentAbhimani Programme Awards
351st Live TV PresenterThilaka Ranasinghe – ArtistAbhimani Programme Awards
36Group Legal officer
Penguin Group of Companies
Bashini Gunarathne – Attorney-at-LawAbhimani Programme Awards

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Special Thanks