Gujranwala Guru Nanak Institute of Management & Technology (GGNIMT), Civil Lines organized a “poster releasing ceremony” for its upcoming event“Fashion Icons-2019- The Fashion Show”. Mrs. Kimi Verma, Popular Punjabi Actress, Pageant Coach and a well known Hollywood Dress Designer & CEO in Los Angeles was the Chief Guest for the day. Dr. S. P Singh, Gen. Sec, GKEC (Gujranwala Khalsa Educational Council) accorded a warm welcome to the Guest and expressed pride in sharing that Mrs. Kimi Verma has recently been crowned Mrs India USA-2018.
Mrs Kimi Verma addressed the gathering and unveiled the poster to announce the launch of the mega event- Fashion Icons-2019 to be held on 20th March, 2019 at the campus of GGNIMT. She said, “ With GGNIMT’s grand organizational ability, multitude of sponsors and With Ms. Rimple & Mr. Harpreet Narula, the iconic dress designers of Movie-‘Padmavat’ as the event mentors, Fashion Icons-2019 is going to be the biggest event of the city.
Mrs. Verma congratulated the Department of Fashion Technology of GGNIMT to have planned such a grand event in its first year of inception. She also visited the department earlier and appreciated the state of the art infrastructure facilitated by Institute. She then spoke to the students about the numerous career options available in the glamour world.
The event witnessed many short videos showcasing Kimi Verma’s movie scenes, songs and crowning ceremony. The students were filled with great enthusiasm to have such an iconic personality amongst them.
S. Gursharan Singh Narula, President, GKEC, along with other esteemed members of the Council felicitated Mrs. Kimi Verma for her innumerable achievements in world of fashion and Glamour.
The gathering was deeply impressed by the poise and grace of the Guest. They asked her a lot of questions pertaining to her life, family, career and profession. The students of B.Sc. (Fashion technology) and MBA who aspired to become a part of the fashion industry inquired about her journey to success.
Ms. Kimi Verma concluded the session by urging the students to believe in themselves and work hard for their bright futures. She said nobody remembers your failure, so don’t hesitate to fail while attempting to succeed. Failures are lessons for life and one must not shy away from it as it is foundation on which success builds up.
Principal Dr. Harpreet Singh then highlighted the guidelines of Fashion Icons-2019 and said that the event is open to all those youngsters who have the confidence to come outside their comfort zones to perform. He said that the aspiring models must remember that the magic happens only beyond one’s comfort areas.
Prof. Manjit Singh Chhabra, Director, GGNIMT thanked Mrs. Kimi Verma for sparing her precious time and talking to GGNIMT students about the career options in Fashion Industry. He also expressed his gratitude towards her for releasing the poster of ‘Fashion Icons 2019, the much awaited event of Ludhiana.
S. Kuljeet Singh, S. Hardeep Singh , S. Bhagwant Singh and other esteemed members of GKEC also graced the occasion with their presence.