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Pavel becomes guiding star of Google

Pavel becomes guiding star of Google

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Tech entrepreneur Pavel Sarwar has received the prestigious Guiding Star Award from Google Local Guides (GLG) in community builder category from Bangladesh.

Google Maps director of community Mara Chomsky announced the names of guiding stars at a YouTube premiere from California recently. Chris Philips, vice president and GM, GEO made address of welcome on the occasion.

GLG is a platform of volunteers from around the world constantly contributing to the development of the digital map. Pavel Sarwar leverages Google Maps as educational tool apart from contributing in development of the digital platform.

He also runs social activities for women's development and assistance to small businesses. Pavel visited Google's head office in USA to attend local guides’ summit in 2017.  In 2018, he received the award for best community leader from Google Crowdsource.