New Delhi,May 10
MakeMyTrip.com, the leading online travel company has been awarded with the CNBC-TV18 & ICICI Bank "Emerging India Awards" in the Travel & Tourism (T&T) category for the year 2006. These awards are a pioneering initiative to recognize the contribution of Small & Medium Enterprises (SMEs) towards the growth of the Indian economy.
The CNBC-TV18 'Emerging India Awards' initiative recognizes the most sustainable Value Creators among SMEs in the country. This prestigious award received 35,000 nominations this year and MakeMyTrip.com won the top honours in the T&T category.
"We are truly honoured by this award. The Emerging India Award is a testament of the faith reposed in us by our customers and partners", said Deep Kalra, Founder & CEO, MakeMyTrip.com. Adding, "We pioneered online travel in India and continue to retain our pole position as the leaders and experts in the online travel domain."
In the recently concluded Abby awards MakeMyTrip won the gold and a silver for their viral marketing campaigns - "Chidya Uddi" and "Chalo Lanka" respectively - in the Digital Innovation Category. Also MakeMyTrip bagged a Gold and Bronze for its viral marketing campaign at the recently concluded AAAI Goafest 2006. Both these campaigns were designed and developed by Webchutney, an interactive consulting company.
For further information, please contact:
AVP Marketing, MakeMyTrip.com