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Walton director gets JCI Young Entrepreneur Award

  • Staff Correspondent
  • 26 October, 2021 12:00 AM
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Walton director gets JCI Young Entrepreneur Award
Walton Director Tahmina Afrose Tanna is receiving the JCI Bangladesh Young Entrepreneurs Award-2021 at a function in the capital on Saturday.

Tahmina Afrose Tanna, Director of Walton Hi-Tech Industries Limited, has received the Junior Chamber International (JCI) Bangladesh Young Entrepreneurs Awards-2021.

Tanna was conferred with the prestigious award for her outstanding contribution towards Bangladesh and the global community, said a press release.

JCI is a global organisation of young active citizens aged 18-40 who are engaged and committed to create impact in their communities and invested in the future of the world.

It has members in about 124 countries. Every year, JCI Bangladesh honors young entrepreneurs, business persons of different sectors. This year Walton director Tahmina Afrose Tanna is among others conferred with the awards.  The award was handed over to Tanna at a function held at hotel Le Meridien Dhaka on Saturday.

Dr Md Enamur Rahman, State Minister for Disaster Management and Relief, virtually joined the function as the chief guest.

Member of the parliament Sagufta Yasmin Emily was present as guest of honor while National Commissioner of Bangladesh Scouts Safina Rahman and National President of JCI Bangladesh Niaz Morshed Elite were special guests.  Thanking JCI for awarding her, Tahmina Afrose Tanna said the award would inspire her to work more for the people and the nation. She informs that she is going to bring two new ventures within next year.  Tahmina Afrose Tanna was born on 17th February, 1994. After completing her graduation in Business Administration from Independent University of Bangladesh she joined Walton Hi-Tech Industries Limited as a Director on November 1 in 2015.