Women Disruptors 2021: Industry celebrates leading women achievers of India
Adgully held the 2nd edition of its much appreciated endeavour, Women Disruptors, yesterday (March 4, 2021) on the virtual platform. The inaugural edition in 2020 was one of the last live offline industry events held last year before the global pandemic confined us to our homes and a nationwide lockdown was imposed to check the spread of COVID-19.
Though a virtual event, there was enthusiastic participation from the industry in the day-long panel discussions and keynote addresses by some of India’s most outstanding women leaders, industry experts, entrepreneurs, agency heads, creative heads and influencers.
The highlight of the event was the announcement of the Women Disruptors Award winners. Well over 200 entries were received for the Awards this year from across industries and sector. Awards were given across 8 categories:
- Entrepreneur of the Year
- Agency Head of the Year
- Influencer of the Year
- Copywriter of the Year
- Content Writer of the Year
- Excellence in the Field of Social Media
- Excellence in the Field of Media Planning
- Lifetime Achievement Award
The Women Disruptors Lifetime Achievement Award was conferred upon Preeti Vyas Giannetti, Chairwoman & Chief Creative Officer, Vyas Giannetti Creative. Giannetti was recognised for her tireless efforts and significant contribution towards the Indian Advertising and Design industry in various ways for the past 3 decades. She is one of the most outstanding Design and Creative persons in the country. Giannetti’s exceptional efforts in setting some high standards and professionalism have helped the design industry grow from strength to strength. Today, design forms an integral part of every brand’s journey in establishing themselves in the marketplace. This Award to Giannetti is in recognition of her outstanding vision, creative mind and for demonstrating great entrepreneurial spirit, leadership and management skills and her contributions to the business world and society at large.