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Radisson Blu honours successful Bangladeshi women professionals

Radisson Blu Dhaka Water Garden recognised women who have succeeded in both public and private professions to commemorate International Women’s Day (IWD) 2022.

Radisson Blu Dhaka hosted International Women’s Day 2022-Women of Excellence, an awards series to honour the career-based accomplishments of female professionals in Bangladesh for the first time.

With this initiative, Radisson Blu Dhaka has shown their commitment to #BreakTheBias, which is the theme for IWD 2022.

At the event, a discussion panel was held with prominent women professionals of the country, who were honoured for their career achievements.

Awardees included Rumana Chowdhury, Founder and Chief Designer of Warah, Sharmin Rinvi, President of the Economic Reporters Forum, and Nahid Osman, celebrity chef.

The panel was moderated by Mahzabin Ferdous, Executive Director of Concito. The honorable panelists of the event were Sadia Haque, Founder of ShareTrip; Shimul Yousuf, actor, director and singer; Humaira Azam, Managing Director and CEO of Trust Bank Limited; Shwapna Bhowmick, Country Manager at Marks & Spencer; and Farida Yasmin, President of the National Press Club.

Meanwhile, Md. Sharfuddin Newaz, General Manager in-Charge and Director of Sales and Marketing, said, “We must never forget to pay tribute to these dynamic Bangladeshi women, whose role in moving the country forward is immense. Our best wishes to all of our respected panelists as well as all the women who have joined us here tonight.”

Mahbub Ali, State Minister of the Ministry of Tourism and Civil Aviation was present at the event as the chief guest while Meher Afroz Chumki, MP, the Chairman of the Parliamentary Standing Committee on the Ministry of Women and Children Affairs, was the special guest.

Every year, Radisson Blu Dhaka celebrates International Women’s Day through their Signature Program, which features special events and discounts on the hotel’s services for women.

Source: United News of Bangladesh