In its third edition, awards and infotainment under the Iconic brand floated by Jyoti Mayal reached a level that stakeholders across brand spectrum of industries watch out to be part of the said event. The night of 19 September 2018 witness a constellation from a wide gamut of different allied industries gathered in New Delhi at the fabulous Iconic evening at The Imperial New Delhi.
Red Hat Communications ups the ante with best ever Iconic evening in 2018
An old saying is: Show needs to go on! While, its interpretation at hands of Jyoti Mayal, CEO, Red Hat Communications (RHC) seems to be that the show needs to get better and bigger! “Iconic 2018 will be bolder and bigger!,” she had promised in the invite sent to her patrons.
In fact, all subsequent editions Iconic platform being curated by RHC has bettered over its previous edition. Starting from the splendid first edition in 2016, followed up by magnanimous 2017 edition and now with the bolder 2018 edition.
All the three editions saw, icons walk in from diverse walks of life that included Politicians, Policy makers, Diplomats Bollywood actors, fashion designers, or Artists- as the vision harnessed by RHC team is to look at best of luxury, travel, hospitality, aviation and beyond!
Is Taj Mahal more a temple than a Mausoleum?
The Iconic evening that started off with a very interesting insight through the Keynote address by first Chief Information Commissioner of India- Wajahat Habibullah. He told the audiences that India is much more Incredible than we all think! “Do you know that maker of Taj Mahal- Shah Jehan was two third Rajput. Isn’t valid to think that Taj Mahal is more done by a Hindu than an Muslim emperor, or it is best labeled as temple of love than a mere Masoulem?,” shared Habibullah, which got audiences mesmerised.
“The resources India has are incomparable! Best part is that these resources are spread across the country, which makes India a truly Incredible destination to stay revisited. Our hospitality, architecture, palaces, handicrafts, palaces are symbol of unparalleled luxury” he added.
Eminent panel on Trends in Luxury @ Iconic 2018
A Panel discussion at evening isn’t a fancy idea, as its like to have little impact with audience interest scattered over the other spread of evening- but then an Iconic Panel can easily turn thing around for the organisers. Once such instance was the eminent panel to deliberate on ongoing trends in Luxury.
Eminent Panelists define luxury in one sentence @Iconic2018
Luxury is that lends holistic appeal to all senses- Vandana Aggarwal
Luxury is a combination of elegance and convenience-Suman Billa
Luxury is an enjoyable experience, we don’t do in every day life- Wolfgang Will
Luxury is a personalised experience- Raveena Tandon
Luxury is a special celebration- Deep Kalra
Luxury is a no filter experience- Arjun Sharma
The panel consisted of Vandana Aggarwal, Economic Advisor, Ministry of Civil Aviation, Suman Billa, Joint Secretary Ministry of Tourism, Wolfgang Will, Director South Asia – Lufthansa, Actor turned Social Activist Raveena Tandon; Nandini Bhalla, Editor, Cosmopolitan India; Deep Kalra, Founder MakeMyTrip; Arjun Sharma, Chairman, Select Group; and NewsX Anchor Uday Pratap Singh as moderator.
Imperial adds Luxurious touch to Iconic 2018
One among the Lutyen’s masterpiece, bestowed with the prestigious title of the ‘Best Heritage Hotel’ – The Imperial New Delhi added magnificent hospitality to the Iconic2018. A truly luxury hotel with an awe-inspiring heritage interwoven in colonial elegance, it has iconic heritage wrapped in the colonial elegance and is filled with Victorian charm.