Mumbai: Mathrubhumi Printing and Publishing Limited won gold in the Olive Crown Award 2019 constituted by International Advertising Association (IAA), India Chapter. The environmental activities under SEED programme won the prestigious recognition for Mathrubhumi in the category of Corporate Social Crusader of the Year.
Mathrubhumi’s Unique Initiative, SEED (Student Empowerment for Environmental Development) aims to create awareness among students on environmental protection.
Mathrubhumi Media School Dean George Sebastian received the award in the ceremony at Mumbai. IAA world chairman Srinivasan K Swamy and Olive Crown Awards chairperson Venkit Ramani presented the award.
VIPs including Bollywood singer Shan and Hindustan Unilever Executive director Priya Nair attended the event.
Wunderman Thompson, The Social Street Sweep, Reliance Foundation, Ogilvy, Hyper Collective and Yes Bank are the other award winners.