Web Exclusive | August 2015
Mustang Socks awarded at 5th Entrepreneur India Awards 2015
At a recent 5th edition of Entrepreneur India Awards 2015 held in New Delhi, Mustang Socks & Accessories was honoured with the ‘Entrepreneur of the Year in Manufacturing Business-Exports’ received by Lubeina Shahpurwala, Co-Founder &Director. It was organised by US-based, Entrepreneur Magazine in media partnership with Times Now. Lubeina Shahpurwala, Co-Founder & Director, expressed her excitement, “Thanks to the ‘Make in India’ initiative that manufacturing is given a platform and is being highlighted. And hence we are seeing the acknowledgment & acceptance of our efforts. But we have been ‘Making in India’ for the last 26 Years, so this recognition comes as a ray of hope for a larger purpose and commitment. With every milestone Naazneen and I are realizing our vision to be one of the top manufacturers globally.”
The Naazneen Katrak and Lubeina Shahpurwala duo have paved their path to success of Mustang Socks & Accessories as a brand today. Lubeina Shahpurwala as an entrepreneur has broken away from the beaten track and has always been in the search of exploring new avenues of economic participation. The brand has the advantage of Lubeina skills, knowledge and talent, abilities and creativity in business and a compelling desire of wanting to do something different and Nazneen Katrak is amongst the pioneers of this industry as she combined the various elements together for a garment given the least attention, i.e. socks, and fused it innovatively with perfect cotton quality and extraordinary & novel design concepts as well as adapting to the latest technology.
The Entrepreneur India Award reassures Mustang in elevating their growth plans as well as motivating the entire team as the strive towards the next plateau of success.