Mumbai, 25th April 2023: Tally Solutions, a pioneer in the software products industry, delivering business management solutions for small and medium businesses (SMBs) for over three decades announced the third edition of ‘MSME Honours’. It is an annual initiative to identify businesses and entrepreneurs for their contribution in the economic advancement of the nation. The honours will recognize and celebrate the diversity and the positive impact of MSMEs through their best practises at the grass root level. This makes it an inclusive recognition to ensure that the real impact makers across the tiers of cities, segments and the unsung heroes driving the economy are celebrated.
All businesses with a turnover of less than INR 250 crores and valid GSTIN can participate in this prestigious recognition. Interested entrepreneurs or people who know of such entrepreneurs can submit their entries via https://tallysolutions.com/msme-honours by 10th May 2023.
The second edition of MSME Honours received around 2,000 nominations from 1,487 towns and cities across the country and over 98 businesses were recognized and felicitated on the occasion of International MSME Day- June 27th, 2022. The winners were celebrated all year long through social media, press, podcasts, etc. This year, in addition to India, the initiative will also felicitate outstanding businesses from India, United Arab Emirates, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Bangladesh, Nepal, Indonesia and Africa.
MSME Honours will be celebrated across 5 categories to truly bring out the diversity of contributions and success stories:
· Wonder Woman: Recognising women entrepreneurs who are chasing their dreams and have redefined businesses today
· Business Maestro: Recognising stalwarts who have withstood the test of time and continue to grow.
· NewGen Icon: Recognising startups that have identified a market gap and have introduced innovative solutions
· Tech Transformer: Recognising businesses that are agile with modern technology adoption yielding better results
· Champion of Cause: Recognising businesses that have contributed towards a better purpose for global wellbeing
Commenting on the initiative, Ms. Jayati Singh, Chief Marketing Officer of Tally Solutions said, “Micro, small medium businesses which include a wide gamut of startups , traditional long standing businesses and others are need to be celebrated not just for their contributions to the world economy but for some amazing stories of innovation and growth. The 3rd edition of MSME Honours aims to recognize these very success stories of these entrepreneurs across the diversity of size, geography, types of businesses and tenure. Through this platform, we intend giving voice to the MSMEs across Indian towns and cities and the world and highlight their unique contributions. These will be shared all through the year on different platforms which can further enhance entrepreneurial growth and development in the country”.
The nominations will be judged by a jury comprising of experts from the MSME industry to finalize the winners. These will be a mix of stand-out nominations from the metro, tier 1, tier 2, and tier 3 markets. Tally’s strong network of 2.3million+ SME license base, a wide ecosystem of 28,000 partners, 1.35 lakh strong community of Chartered Accountants in India is a testament to the scale and aim of this initiative.