Indo-American Chambers of Commerce honors Cisco India
Cisco India wins Indo-American Corporate Excellence awards
India, August 17, 2006 - Cisco, the worldwide leader in networking for the Internet, today announced that Cisco India has been recognised by the Indo-American Chambers of Commerce (IACC). The IACC has instituted the 'Indo-American Corporate Excellence awards' and this year Cisco is the winner in two categories - 'Overall Best' and 'Best Company in Technology, Communications & Entertainment' for the year 2006. The citations, which are part of the IACC Corporate Excellence awards, were presented to Cisco India at a ceremony, held recently in Mumbai. The award was given to Cisco based on financial performance, human capital and management, corporate social responsibility and overall contribution to Indo-U.S. business.
Accepting the awards, S. Devarajan, Managing Director, Global Development Centre, Cisco India said, "This is a significant recognition for Cisco in India and we are honored to be selected by the IACC for these awards. They are a culmination of Cisco's efforts in the region for promoting our vision for technology excellence and recognition of the company's contribution to advancing networking in India."
A distinguished independent jury comprising of business leaders from Indian and US based companies and the consular corps from the US Consulate evaluated the various companies that participated and adjudged Cisco India as the winner. The ceremony was attended by over 1000 guests including representatives from the Indo-US business community, government and business leaders, industrialists and members of the US-India Business Community
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