Tata Interactive Systems (TIS) received the honour on the 9th of February at a ceremony at Hotel Ramada, Mumbai. The honour was conferred at the Orbit Live Industry Honours 2013 by Arena Animation along with Anand Gurnani Media, AnimationXpress and CG Tantra.
Ms. Manisha Mohan, Senior Vice President – Design and Animation, Tata Interactive Systems received the award on behalf of TIS. The award was given out by Mr. Anand Gurnani, co-founder of AnimationXpress along with Mr. Easo Thampy Matthew, Business Head & National Operations Head of Arena Animation.
Mr. Easo Thampy Matthew says, “We had endeavoured to recognize the contribution of the animation industry to society as a whole and to the animation community in particular. While considering the eLearning segment , we discovered that TIS had engaged innovative methods of creating content that is interesting to the audience by effective use of animation”.
On receiving the award, Ms. Manisha Mohan says, “We feel honoured to receive this acknowledgement from all the organizers of this event. We really appreciate the good work that they are doing by building an ecosystem for the Animation Industry by training young animators, as well as providing a forum for the industry to exchange ideas. It is heartening for our team to receive this recognition for using animation as a key ingredient in making learning a fun activity”.