~Videocon Telecom Young Manch, has concluded 148 talent hunt
events across 51 cities, and is now treading towards City finales ~
~The 3 month long program records massive participation of over 11000
students in Punjab and Haryana connecting with more than 5 Lac students ~
NewZNew (Chandigarh/Jalandhar) : The youth connect initiative “Young Manch 2” of Videocon Telecom, the versatile, friendly and dynamic telecom brand of the $4 billion worth Videocon Group, is now inching towards city finales stage.
The initiative taken last year by the Telco to engage youth to showcase their talent got a overwhelming and splendid response from the students. Owing to the success of the program, the Telco rolled out season 2 of the initiative last month with events done across 148 colleges/institutes in 51 cities in Punjab and Haryana. The program, which is now inching towards city finales witnessed a record participation from over 11,000 students, connecting with over 5 lakh students. Now, the winners from various institutes will compete in the city finales to secure their position to compete in the grand finale, which is planned in 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.
Today’s event at LPU Jalandhar and GCG 42 Chandigarh 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 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.