Held for the 17th consecutive year, the Business Today TOP TWENTY FIVE 2013-2014 Award Ceremony commended the best performing public quoted companies in Sri Lanka. The event was held under the patronage of Gotabaya Rajapaksa, Secretary to the Ministry of Defence and Urban Development as Chief Guest and, Mohan Pieris, Chief Justice of Sri Lanka as the Special Guest for the evening.
Event and media coordination was by Glenda Parthipan, Emphasis.This included the concept, entertainment and decor for the evening.
Speeches and the Award Ceremony can be viewed at businesstoday.lk
We all have a history and for 27 years this organisation especially in a small country such as ours has been able to lay the steps that will take the company forward and as such, it is our responsibility to bless this company… They have presented to us about happiness. Lord Buddha preached ‘Santhrupthi Paraman Danan’, regardless of race, religion, caste, province and political party, for anyone in this world, their greatest expectation is happiness.
Ven Galaboda Gnanissara Thero, Chief Incumbent of Gangaramaya Temple addressing the gathering
As Sri Lanka strives to become the Wonder of Asia, those in the corporate world have a special responsibility to help the nation achieve its economic potential. While the Government will do its best to maintain a conducive environment for development, it is the private sector that must take the bold steps needed for strong economic growth.
The Chief Guest, Gotabaya Rajapaksa, Secretary to the Ministry of Defence and Urban Development addressing the gathering