29TH NOVEMBER 2017, COLOMBO: The rapidly growing Health and Personal Care division of the diversified conglomerate CIC Holdings PLC, recently held its Annual Awards Ceremony and Sales Conference at Shangri-La, Hambantota. Highflyers of the Health & Personal Care division were rewarded in recognition of their outstanding performance. The black-tie event was held under the patronage of the CEO of CIC Holdings PLC, Mr. S.P.S. Ranatunga and was attended by over 300 employees of the division, the Corporate team and affiliated distributors island-wide.
CIC Health & Personal Care division organizes the awards ceremony every year where top performers are sifted through an ongoing employee assessment process. More than 50 awards that include 34 performance based awards, 11 appreciation awards and 3 special awards were presented under the following categories namely ‘Best Medical Promotions Officer’, ‘Best Sales Promotions Officer’, ‘Best Manager’ and ‘Outstanding Businesses’. In recognition of their relentless efforts and commitment to service and so forth, 31 distributors were also awarded with special plaques.
Backed by over 300 employees and 62 committed and driven sales teams, CIC Health & Personal Care division has seen rapid progress in the recent years. In appreciation for the remarkable service and inimitable commitment, the best performer amongst the highflyers is chosen and adjudged the Sales Promotions Officer of the Year. This year’s coveted title was clinched by Mr. P.A. Pushpakumara of the CIC Health & Personal Care division.
CIC Health & Personal Care division is involved in the marketing of pharmaceuticals, Nutraceuticals, medical devices and personal care products. The division offers globally renowned brands and is also affiliated to some of the prestigious brands including Abbott, Johnson and Johnson, Synthes, PharmEvo and CCL pharmaceuticals.
About CIC Holdings PLC
CIC is a leading blue chip conglomerate in Sri Lanka with decades-long heritage. Its business portfolio extends into the areas of Agri Produce, Health & Personal Care, Livestock Solutions, Industrial Solutions and Crop Solutions.
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Image 1 -Award for Best Medical Promotional Officer received by Mohomad Wazli – Field Manager – Abbott Nutrition. M Jayasekaran – Divisional Director CIC Pharmaceutical Division, Samantha Ranatunga – MD/CEO CIC Holdings PLC and Ravi Katapalli – Country Manager Sri Lanka – Abbott Nutrition are in the picture
Image 2- Samantha Ranatunga- Managing Director/CEO of CIC Holdings PLC addressing the gathering.
Image 3- Award for Best Business Transformation awarded to PharmaEvo. Award received by Rajeev Ariyarathnam – Country Manager Sri Lanka – PharmEvo from Samantha Ranatunga – MD/CEO CIC Holdings PLC. M. Jayasekaran -Divisional Director CIC Pharmaceutical Division is also in the picture.
Image 4- Channaka Kalpage – Head of Sales CIC Healthcare, M Jayasekaran – Divisional Director – CIC Pharmaceuticals, P A Pushpakumara – Sales Promotions Officer of the Year, Samantha Ranatunga-ME/CEO CIC Holdings PLC