Entrepreneur Yogesh Sharma honoured for community service
A group of Rajasthanis in Canada, who were inspired by Rajasthan Association of North America (RANA), USA, met at the residence of Yogesh Sharma to form RANA (Canada). Yogesh Sharma was elected president and it was decided to incorporate RANA (Canada) in the state of Ontario as non-profit, tax-exempt organization, under the relevant rules and codes of incorporation act and Revenue Canada.
Sharma was recently recognized with a Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Medal. He has a very rich entrepreneurial and professional background and is actively involved in many community initiatives.
An engineering graduate from India, he migrated to Canada in 2000. He is also the convener of Indo Canada Federation (ICF) and was chosen to be part of the round table on economic affairs which Prime Minister Stephen Harper consulted for Canada’s policy for engagement with India.
Posted: Dec 4, 2012