BIZNET PUNE 2017:
CREDAI – MCHI hosted highly successful and well attended second edition of BIZNET – the Business & Networking event in Pune on February 2, 2017, living upto its theme: Lifestyle, Innovation, and Networking & Technology. The event was supported by CREDAI PUNE METRO.
Hotel Westin of Pune was abuzz with activity when Who’s Who of Pune’s real estate fraternity as part of the jury congregated there to judge the presentations made by the brands showcasing their premium lifestyle products and services. Thus efficiently fulfilling the objective of bridging the demand and supply of building / construction material industry and be a catalyst to bulk buying in real estate.
Indeed BIZNET is poised to become a very meaningful & prominent relationship building platform between the buyers & sellers which could also drive bulk orders/ purchases.
BIZNET – A catalyst between world class buyers and sellers from the industry in an exclusive environment witnessed around 100 purchase head representing groups like Aditya Builders, Ahura Builders, Avinash Bhosale Infrastructure, B U Bhandari Landmarks, D.S.Kulkarni Developers, G:Corp Properties, Goel Ganga Constructions, Guardian Promoters & Developers, Magarpatta Township Development & Construction, Marvel Realtors, Naik Navre & developers, Paranjpe Schemes Constructions, Runal Developers and Vilas Javdekar Eco Housing.
The prominent brands which made presentations before this select jury included: Spacewood Furnishers Pvt. Ltd., Bloom Dekor, Creesta Elevators, Daikin Air-conditioning, Pidilite Industries, Anchor by Panasonic, JSW Steel Ltd., Oriel Deceuninck, Supreme Industries, Nitco Limited, Cera Sanitary ware, Hind ware, Schindler India, Samsung India, City Lifts, Huliot Pipes & fittings, Greenlam Industries and the likes.
The glittering inaugural ceremony witnessed august presence of Dr. N. Ramaswamy, Inspector General of Registration and Controller of Stamps, Maharashtra as Chief Guest, Shri S.S.Hussain, CEO, CREDAI-MCHI, special Guest of Honour and Shri. R. Vaithianathan, Managing Director – Tata Capital Housing Finance Ltd. , Shri Satish Magar, Vice President, CREDAI National, Shri Shrikant Paranjpe, President – Elect, CREDAI Pune Metro, Dr.D.K.Abhyankar, Director General CREDAI-Pune Metro, Shri Raghuram Shetty, DGM, SBI Pune as Guests of Honour. Shri Rohit Gera, Gera Development, Shri Anuj Bhandari, B.U.Bhandari Landmark and Ranjeet Naiknavare, Naiknavare developers were special guests.
Addressing the Chief Guest Dr. N Ramaswamy, Inspector General of Registration and Controller of Stamps, Maharashtra said, “Biznet is an excellent initiative by CREDAI – MCHI and CREDAI Pune Metro and we hope that this kind of interaction will ultimately result in quality products at affordable prices for all the people of Maharashtra. Events like BIZNET should be arranged not only in Pune but on all India level. I wish BIZNET a grand success.”
Speaking on the occasion, Shri S.S. Hussain, CEO, MCHI – CREDAI said, “Driven by the upbeat scenario, CREDAI-MCHI hosted the highly successful second edition of BIZNET so that developers and ancillary unit manufacturers there could successfully contribute to the growth story of the city. CREDAI Pune has supported the event in a big way. The biggest USP of this BIZNET is the place – PUNE which has progressed from retiree’s paradise to becoming home to young & exuberant IT professionals.”
Speaking about Biznet, Shri Rajeev Jain, National Convener, BIZNET said, “Idea of Biznet was to make developers and brands come together on a single platform where brands could showcase all the products to developers like tiles, lifts, pipes and other related materials and also network together. This way both brands and developers are benefitted where developer gets good rate and brands get good business. We want to create an intelligence team in Biznet which will interact with all the developers to know about their sourcing requirements. We want to take Biznet to pan India level.”
T.D. Joseph, Business Head – CREDAI – MCHI, the man behind the show, deftly handled the question – why Pune? Said, “ Pune has proven to be a city of choice owing to its location, well developed infrastructure and host of residential and commercial property options. Moreover, Pune is part of Government of India’s smart city projects where construction activity is at its best with many a luxurious projects coming up along with affordable housing.”
Mr. Abdul Kader Bengali, Divisional Head, Pidilite Industries, who won the First Prize shared, “I believe BIZNET is a very effective platform as allows manufacturers/ solution providers like us to connect with large target audience under one roof. We participated for the first time and it is really commendable on part of CREDAI – MCHI for appreciating the innovations we have brought in.”
Surprise visitor of the evening was Shri Nayan Bheda of Neptune group who expressed, “Whole fraternity along with their business heads should be here at BIZNET. I am really happy to see so much activity here at the stalls here.”
The customary award ceremony in the evening was attended by one and all where the award for best presentations went to Pidilite Industries (Winner), Schindler India Pvt. Ltd. (Ist Runner Up) and Samsung India Electronics Pvt. Ltd.
Crisil Real Estate Rating team, the Knowledge Partners independently vetted scoring assigned to all presenters to ensure transparency, credibility and fairness in award process.
The CREDAI PUNE Metro is an Association of Builders & Promoters of Pune & Pimpri Chinchwad area. It has a strong membership of 455 plus members consisting of leading promoters and builders of Pune and PCMC which accounts for about 70% of the construction activities in Pune area.