I also co-founded the Surtarang Broadcast in April 2007 and I have been co-producing and co-presenting our Surtarang broadcast since April 2007 to date.
We celebrated our 9th work anniversary on 4th April 2016.
I also co-founded Surdhwani organisation in February 1987 and was the Founding Secretary and former General Secretary since February 1989 till 15 December 2003.
I organised Festivals.
I arranged masterclasses/lec/dems/workshops for international musicians such as late Dr Ali Akbar Khan, Padma Bhushan Ustad Ghulam Mustafa Khan, Pt Swapan Chaudhuri, Pt Budhaditya Mukherjee, Ustad Shahid Parvez, Dr Ashwini Bhide Deshpande, Pt Kushal Das, Pandita Uma Dogra just to name a few.
I also toured international musicians in the UK with the Chief Executive of Surdhwani.
I was the Director and Company Secretary of Surdhwani, an internationally renowned arts organisation, co-founded by myself since 16 December 2003 till 15 August 2010.
I achieved my goals at the end as shown below:
Co-founded Surdhwani organisation in Feb 1987
Surdhwani became a Company Limited by Guarantee [19.12. 2003] and a registered charity [3.2.2004]
I arranged for the official launch of Surdhwani as a Company Ltd by Guarantee and a Registered Charity on 23 July 2004.
Invited 75 VVIPs including the press and the media to attend our launch and it was a resounding success.
Co-Producer & Co-Presenter of Surtarang Broadcast since 4.4. 2007
Co-owner of the Surtarang Blogs since 29.12. 2010
Co-owner of surtarang11's You Tube channel since 9.11. 2011 [Published You Tube clips via LinkedIn, Facebook & Google+]
I had always worked full-time for various professional companies, educational institution and government office in various capacities such as secretarial, administrative and supervisory for more than 37 years.
Specialities: Administration, purchasing, government liaison, branding and identity, promotion, publicity, press and media, marketing/PR, non-profits, staff supervision, artists' management, peoples management and the like.
Received Good Practice Awards twice from the Rt Worshipful the Mayors of Wolverhampton @ the Mayor's Parlour, Civic Centre, Wolverhampton.
My profile had been published in the Who’s Who of Asian Achievers [Asians in the Millennium] published by Eastern Eye & Asian Times & also in the Asian Who’s Who International published by the Mg Editor, Mr J S Sachar, London since 2000 to date.
Asian Times newspaper published my profile [A3 size] on 5th of April '94.
Hindustan Times [Kolkata, India] published a feature on my cultural work in the UK on Saturday 15 February 2014.
Asian Lite - the Leading Asian News in UK published a feature on our cultural work in the UK on Wednesday, June 25, 2014.
Goenka College of Commerce-India
1966 - 1968 (2 year)