~Videocon Telecom Young Manch, has concluded 152 talent hunt
events across 52 cities, and is now treading towards Grand finale~
~The 3 month long program records massive participation of over 12000 students
in Punjab and Haryana connecting with more than 5 Lac students~
NewZNew (Chandigarh) : The youth connect initiative “Young Manch 2” of Videocon Telecom & Connect Broadband, the versatile, friendly and dynamic telecom brand of the $4 billion worth Videocon Group, is now inching towards grand finale stage. The contest has been organised in association with Connect Broadband, Punjab’s leading Broadband player and Videocon D2H.
The city finale of this mega contest was held at Chandigarh University, Gharuan, Chandigarh Zone. About 50 shortlisted participants from audition rounds showcased their talent for a place in the Grand Finale. Grand Finale will be held at Chandigarh on 21st November 2014.
The initiative taken last year by Videocon Telecom to engage youth to showcase their talent got a overwhelming and splendid response from the students. Owing to the success of the program, the Videocon Telecom rolled out season 2 of the initiative last month with events done across 152 colleges/institutes in 52 cities in Punjab and Haryana. The program, which is now inching towards Grand finale, witnessed a record participation from over 12,000 students, connecting with over 5 lakh students. Now, the winners from various institutes competed in the city finale at Chandigarh University, Gharuan with various participants of Chandigarh zone from across the cities and colleges to secure their position to compete in the grand finale, which is planned on 21st Nov 2014. The winners from these colleges and institutes are being selected through a powerful on-ground event and social media voting platforms including Facebook and YouTube.
The City Finale event at Chandigarh University, Gharuan, witnessed enormous enthusiasm and participation. The event saw a spectacular combination of buzz and excitement in the institute auditorium and observed huge partaking from students in various engaging activities like dancing, singing, playing musical instruments, ramp walk and others.
Mr. Arvind Bali, Director & CEO, Videocon Telecommunications Ltd said, “Videocon Telecom is a young and vibrant brand, and youth is a very important segment for us. Most of our product and brand communication is centered on connecting with youth segment and through initiatives ‘Young Manch’ our intent is to create a strong connection with the youth at ground level. Pleased with the overwhelming response that the program received last year, we are now in season 2 of the program, and the response is even better and bigger. I myself have been to couple of these college level programs and was actually delighted to see the enthusiasm and talent of the younger lot. I am looking forward to the winners from City Finales and the Mega Grand Finale.
Young Manch will be an ongoing event and will be running every year.” He added.
About Videocon Telecom
Videocon Telecom, the next-generation GSM mobile service network was launched by Rs. 25,000 crore Videocon Group. The company has partnered with global technology leaders to create a robust infrastructure featuring future ready mobile technologies. Powered by the most advanced GSM-EDGE network, Videocon Telecom aims to redefine the Indian mobile telecommunications industry by leveraging a combination of the parent company’s strong brand recall & retail reach with a spirit of innovation & customer centricity. Videocon endeavors to transform the life of every Indian consumer by changing the very paradigm of the way he communicates.
Videocon Telecom today symbolizes the market innovations and customer offerings rooted in the demands and needs of the Indian consumer. Videocon Telecom has notched up a subscriber base of approximately 8 million subscribers within a year of operations, a testament to the brand’s customer focused strategy. The company has invested significantly in research & development as well as in customer service to offer consumers innovative products & a superlative experience.