RECOGNITION AND AWARDS:
Dr. Tarita Shankar has been the recipient of a number of awards and recognition by many Organisations and Institutions. Prominent among the many, recent recognition conferred upon her are :
‘Thought Leaders Award’ ceremony that concluded on 30th June 2012, at Taj Lands End, Mumbai. ‘Inspirational Leader Award’ by Star News at the National B-School Award ceremony on 12th Feb., 2011 at Taj Lands’ End, Mumbai. ‘Outstanding Contribution to Education’ at the World HRD Congress on 10th Feb., 2011 at Taj Lands’ End Mumbai. ‘Institution Building’ award at the 1st Achievers & Leaders Award ceremony held at Colombo, Srilanka on 5th December 2010. ‘Talent Excellence In Education And Training Award’ at the global talent management award ceremony 2010 held at London, the event was organised by Osney media in association with HOUR Leadership alliance. ‘Education Baroness Award’ at 18th Dewang Mehta Business School Award ceremony scheduled on 24th Nov., 2010 at Taj Lands’ End Mumbai. She was also awarded ‘Hall of Fame’ award and ‘India’s Greatest Brand Builder’ award at Asia’s Best B-School Awards Ceremony at Suntec Singapore Held on 23rd July 2010. ‘B-School Super Achiever Award’ at DNA Stars of the Industry Award Ceremony, February, 2010, ‘Edupreneur of the Year Award’ at the Dewang Mehta Business School Awards, November 2009, ‘Pride of the Profession Award’ by Stars of the Industry Group and Fun & Joy at Work, ‘Visionary Leader Award’ by DNA & Stars of the Industry Group at Innovative B-School Awards, ‘Samaj Bhushan Puraskar’ by Akhil Bharat Brahman Mahasabha, ‘Hall of Fame Award’ at the 16th Dewang Mehta Business School Awards, Mumbai, ‘Best B School Visionary Award’ by Deccan Herald and many more. She is also listed amongst the greatest Brand Builders of India by CMO Asia.
OTHER ACCOMPLISHMENTS & INTERESTS :
Excellent orator, renowned for the free, frank and fearless expression of her views. Has published a compilation of Great Quotes by Great Women & also authored a book ‘Leadership Whispers’, on leadership and its attributes which has been released in February, 2009. Loves to travel, having visited all major countries in the world. Philanthropy and concern for the less fortunate occupies her leisure time.
Above all, a doting mother, affectionate family woman, and a fun loving, down to earth personality