GKB Ophthalmics has consistently earned the distinction of winning the Chemicals and Allied Products Export Promotion Council’s (CAPEXIL) Export Certificate of Merit year after year since inception in recognition of their export achievement in respect of ophthalmic lenses.

These awards are the endowments of the quality products that GKB Ophthalmics has come to be associated with. It has been in the forefront of all major world market dealing in single vision lenses.

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PDF FileBusiness  Today -  YES Bank SME Awards 2010

GKB Ophthalmics Limited Mapusa, Goa,   has been awarded  one of the most prestigious  award -  The Business Today – YES Bank, Best SME Award  2010, in the International Trade.  The award was presented  by Mr. Kamal Nath, Hon'ble Union Cabinet Minister for Road  Transport  and Highways  to Mr. K. G. Gupta, Chairman and Managing Director  of the Company, at  a high profile Awards Ceremony  held at the Ballroom of the Grand, New Delhi, which  was attended  by about 500 invitees.

The awards  seek to identify  achievers, innovators and enablers of the SME Universe, having a population of around  2,00,000.

The award  winners, were determined through  a robust three step selection process.

In all 64,000 applications were received  in 7 categories for 13 awards.  About  15-25  Companies were shortlisted in each award  category.

In Round II, detailed applications  were invited  from shortlisted candidates and a list of 3  Companies  in each category was drawn up and  further information on these   Companies, was collected  by YES Bank teams.

This final  shortlist  was given  to the jury, which consisted  of eminent  personalities.  The members  were Mr. Dinesh Rai, Secretary to the Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (since retired), Dr. Amit Mitra of the Federation of Indian  Chambers  of Commerce and Industry (FICCI), Mr. Parag Patki, CEO SME Rating Agency of India, Mr. Vishnu R. Dusad. Managing Director, Nucleus Software Exports and Mr. Rana Kapoor, Founder /Managing Director & CEO, YES BANK.

The process was done under the complete guidance  and support of the Process Validator  Grant Thornton.