The 25th Foundation Day of KLS Institute of Management Education & Research, Belgaum was celebrated on Wednesday at IMER on the Birth anniversary of Late Shri. Raosaheb Gogte, Patron of Karnatak Law Society. Shri. Goutam Ostwal, CEO, Ostwal Group and President TiE, Hubli, was the Chief Guest.
Shri. Venkatesh K. Patil, MD, Belgaum Oxygens Pvt Ltd., a successful local entrepreneur was felicitated on this special occasion and his video and print Profile were presented. Business leaders, entrepreneurs, industrialists, TiE members, Rotarians, Principals’ & faculty of sister educational institutes, academicians and other distinguished invitees were present.
Shri. Venkatesh K. Patil was felicitated by Shri. M.R Kulkarni and other dignitaries on the dais and Members of Karnatak Law Society, Belgaum, for his entrepreneurial achivements. Shri. Venkatesh K. Patil in his address said that he studied at KLS College, and remembered teachers who inspired him to excel in life. He credited his mother as my real mentor for his success. He said the idea of starting something on his own sparked when he was still studying. And turning point of his life is when his brothers supported him to pursue his passion. His advice to youngsters is “Believe in yourself & whatever you are doing and never lose hope, have perseverance, success will be yours”. He believed that for growth in business one has to explore many known and unknown business sectors. And “Trust & empathy is the mantra of success for business partnership.
Shri Arvind Gogte, (s/o. Late Shri. Raosaheb Gogte) MD, Gogte Infrastructure Development Corporation Ltd and Shri. Rajendra Belgaumkar, Chairman, GC, KLS IMER were the Guests of Honor.
Guest of honor Shri Arvind Gogte in his address appreciated KLS management for the growth achieved in education. He said that IMER should make smarter than “Smart Belagavi City” by providing best management education.
Chief Guest Shri. Goutam Ostwal in his address briefed about TiE, Hubli and its significance in supporting entrepreneurs from converting their business idea to reality by right contact at right place. Also shared lot of stories of successful entrepreneurs. And promise to conduct success story session once in every 3 months at IMER.