Lalitha Rao Sahib, MD, Nuthatch Nutricare Technologies Wins Woman Leader of Tomorrow Award 2010

Wednesday, December 15, 2010

Ms. Rao Sahib Thanks & ET Now for the Appreciation Conferred Upon Her

NEW DELHI, December 16, 2010 - Ms. Lalitha Rao Sahib, Managing Director,
Nuthatch Nutricare Technologies Pvt Ltd., was named the Woman Leader of
Tomorrow at IndiaMART Leaders of Tomorrow Awards 2010 Ceremony held in New
recently. Awarded by Honourable Union Minister of Home Affairs Mr. P.
for her outstanding accomplishment as a woman entrepreneur, Ms.
Rao Sahib is an embodiment of undaunted will power to convert the dreams into

Proud of the achievement, Ms. Lalitha Rao Sahib, said, "It's thrilling to
have all the work I've put in get recognized. It took almost 12 years to come
here. I received this Award on behalf of all my personal and official family
members, staff members, vendors, bankers and clients who have supported us to
receive the Award. Thank you and ET NOW, this has not only
given a boost to enhance my entrepreneurship but, also motivated me to
relentlessly work towards the social cause of empowering women."

Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Dinesh Agarwal, Founder and CEO,, said, "I congratulate Ms. Rao on winning this prestigious
award. She is a role model for lakhs of women in the country and inspires
them to take up entrepreneurial challenges."

Lalitha Rao Sahib is a mechanical engineer by profession but has always
loved to cook. Her dream was to create healthy and delicious food for all, so
in 1999 she decided to become an entrepreneur. Today, she has over two
decades' experience in manufacturing food and nutritional products. Under her
leadership, Nuthatch has taken giant strides and is poised to make waves in
global markets.

The Awards Ceremony saw the unleashing of the rising entrepreneurial
talent in the Micro, Small and Medium Enterprise (MSME) sector.

About Nuthatch Nutricare Technologies (P) Ltd.
Headquartered in Bangalore, Nuthatch is a first generation business nest and
into Food and Nutrition products (Dry Blending only). It is the world's first
company to introduce nutritional supplement in coffee taste for General and
Diabetics. It has a pan-Indian presence with a countrywide customer base -
both individual and institutional. The company makes Sunfeast pasta treat for
ITC, Soup mixes to Bharti Wal-mart as well as instant mixes for the famous
retail chain Nilgiris among others. Nuthatch has now spread its wings and
recently launched its own line of products under the brand names of Udupi
Ruchi, Temptas and Nutramine. The products are offered under "MY FAMILY BIZ"
- a unique and innovative Customer-to-Customer (C2C) network marketing module
to empower woman, with the very item they cook daily.

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