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Vivek Mehra, SAGE India CEO, receives award for Visionary Leadership

January 22, 2016

New Delhi, India. SAGE Publishing is delighted to announce that Vivek Mehra, MD and CEO of SAGE India has received the Sharda Top Rankers Excellence Award for Visionary Leadership at the 17th National Management Summit held in New Delhi.

The Top Rankers Excellence Awards recognize top performing individuals and organizations across India. Nominations are judged by industry leaders, academics and editors with business experience. It is the first time that someone from the publishing industry has been awarded this prestigious award, reiterating and recognizing SAGE’s contribution to innovation, dissemination and leadership.

Speaking on the occasion Vivek Mehra commented:

“Leadership has ‘leader’ in it and to be a leader you need to have a team first. It has been and continues to be a privilege to lead a team of highly motivated individuals at SAGE. Receiving this award is a humbling experience and I thank my team for believing in me, for individuals across the company in trusting me and for all our stakeholders who continue to help us grow as we have.”


Vivek Mehra received the award from Lt Gen K M Seth, former Governor of Chattisgarh, V S K Sood, Managing Director, Top Rankers Management Consultants and Dr Mukesh Chaturvedi, Dean and Professor, Sharda University on 22nd January at an event held in New Delhi.


Sara Miller McCune founded SAGE Publishing in 1965 to support the dissemination of usable knowledge and educate a global community. SAGE is a leading international provider of innovative, high-quality content publishing more than 900 journals and over 800 new books each year, spanning a wide range of subject areas. A growing selection of library products includes archives, data, case studies and video. SAGE remains majority owned by our founder and after her lifetime will become owned by a charitable trust that secures the company’s continued independence. Principal offices are located in Los Angeles, London, New Delhi, Singapore, Washington DC and Melbourne.

Sharda University is a leading Educational institution and has established itself as a high quality education provider with prime focus on holistic learning and imbibing competitive abilities in students. Sharda University promises to become one of the India's leading universities with an acknowledged reputation for excellence in research and teaching.



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