Punit Goenka receives award

Mumbai – Punit Goenka, MD & CEO, Zee Entertainment Enterprises Limited (ZEEL) was awarded the prestigious IMPACT Person of the Year 2014 at a glittering function held at the ITC Grand Central, Mumbai. The Governor of Maharashtra, Chennamaneni Vidyasagar Rao felicitated Goenka with the award in the presence of Dr. Subhash Chandra, Chairman, Essel Group and ZEEL and Annurag Batra, Chairman, exchange4media Group.

Punit Goenka won this award for his efforts in bringing about change in television audience measurement in the country, driving profitability in the broadcast sector and steering ZEEL to a steady rise.

On accepting the award, Goenka, MD & CEO, ZEEL said, “It is always a pleasure to get an award which recognises your achievements, and for making a difference to the industry. But for me, this is a special one, since it also recognises and applauds the human side and hence titled as ‘IMPACT Person of the Year’.”