Rajnigandha Presents India Fashion Awards 2022 powered by Mario Foods and Kuber Shoppe is an initiative by Mr. Sanjay Nigam which celebrates the Efforts, Hard Work and Contribution of Fashion Industry Professionals. The 3rd Season of the Awards recently concluded in the Capital. It was powered by Mario Foods and Kuber Shoppe, Co-Powered by Pepsi, DLF Malls, Ebix cash in association with PC Jewellers, Vega, Little Tags Luxury, and many other leading brands. The Jury included names like Maneka Gandhi, Dia Mirza, Sanjay Nigam, Anaita Shroff Adajania, Vagish Pathak, Kunal Rawal, Raghvendra Rathore, Tarun Khiwal and Ravi Jaipuria.
The ceremony was attended by all the notable stars of Fashion, which included ace designers, models, stylists, and photographers as well as Bollywood celebrities, and business tycoons, a few of the names are as follows; the world renowned international designer Michael Cinco, the national gem Manish Malhotra, Elnaaz Narouzi, the stalwart designers Anju Modi, Rohit Gandhi and Rahul Khanna, Samant Chauhan, JJ Valaya, and legendary show directors like Prasad Bidapa, Anu Ahuja, Lubna Adam, preeminent stylists like Mohit Rai and Gautam Kalra, modeling sensations like Anjali Sivaraman, Vartika Singh, political figures the minister of Jal Shakti Shri Gajendra Singh Shekhawat, Ms. Amruta Fadnavis, Mr. Vipul Goel, and Mr. Nisith Pramanik, and public figures and business tycoons like Mr. Rajiv Chaurasia, Mr. Sandeep Jain, Mr. Robin Raina, Raj Sarthak Nigam, Karman Kaur Thandi, Rohit Rajpal, and many more.
The event also witnessed launch of the Fashion Entrepreneur Fund, an initiative by India Fashion Awards and the first ever Fashion based support fund in India. FEF is a platform which will be investing in the entrepreneurial projects and businesses of Fashion-based entrepreneurs. Be it a model, a show director, a backstage manager, a stylist or a designer, as long as they have a structured business plan and the right potential, they shall receive an investment for their dream business which can be either Fashion or Lifestyle industry based.
The FEF not only revolutionizes the process of receiving an angel investment but also brings about a change in the Indian Fashion Industry where in there prior to FEF there was no organization which aimed and existed to monetarily support and invest in fashion industry members. Supported by the world’s eminent Fashion entrepreneurs, designers, mentors, and investors, FEF is ready to take over the industry like a storm in the year 2023.
“The Indian Fashion industry has nurtured some legendary individuals who have dominated the Indian and International Fashion scenes however, the majority of our industry’s unsung heroes who worked behind the scenes to support and create this new fashion revolution are still waiting for some rewards. India Fashion Award is an honest attempt to honor and highlight these real heroes’ contributions in front of a global audience”, said Mr. Vagish Pathak, Chairman.