Roshan Abbas & Rajeev Jain to Contest for EEMA Presidentship; Other Nominations Also Now Known!
by EVENTFAQS Bureau Industry Watch | June 10, 2020 | News
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With the upcoming EEMA NEC & Zonal Elections 2020, sources reveal (EEMA has yet to make an official statement) that industry leaders Roshan Abbas, Managing Director, Geometry Encompass, and Rajeev Jain, Director, Rashi Entertainment have nominated to contest for the position of NEC President.
Along with this, it is believed that the other candidates, who cleared the due diligence process for their nominations to various positions in the EEMA NEC & Zonal Elections 2020 include Samit Garg, Founder-Director, E-Factor, and PVN Vidyasagar, MD, Catpro Events for NEC - Executive Vice President; Siddharth Chaturvedi, Founder & CEO, Event Crafter and Harjinder Singh Jindi - Director - ShowWorks Eventz Pvt. Ltd. to contest for NEC - General Secretary; Deepak Pawar, MD, Midas Next to contest for NEC - Secretary position and Vijay Arora, Director, Touchwood Group and Major KJS Gurna - Director - Bellset Entertainment Pvt Ltd. for NEC – Treasurer.
According to sources, while the nominations for the position for Vice President (East Zone) remains vacant, the candidates contesting for Vice President (West Zone) are Aarti Mattoo, Founder, Momentum Events and Harshal Kothari, Director, Rising Events; for Vice President (North Zone) are Vipul Pandhi, Founder – Managing Director, Workaholics Event Solutions Pvt. Ltd. and Vijay Arora, Director, Touchwood Group and for Vice President (South Zone) are Martin Emmanuel, Managing Director, Razzmatazz Ventures and Arun Kumar, Managing Director, Traditions Events.
It is understood that contesting candidates can contest only for one position. Thus Vijay Arora who has nominated and cleared due diligence in two positions will have to withdraw from one of them in the scheduled time for withdrawal from nomination which is 7th to 11th June. Other contestants too have the choice to withdraw their nominations in this period if they so wish. A list of final contestants will be released on 12th June.
The final contestants will have a period of 15th to 25th June for campaigning. The elections will be held on June 26th, 2020 from 8 am to 8 pm.
With the upcoming EEMA NEC & Zonal Elections 2020, sources reveal that industry delegates Roshan Abbas and Rajeev Jain have been nominated to contest for the position of NEC President.