Anna Kitex Group@50
Category : KITEX FLOWERS MUSIC AWARDS 2018
The golden jubilee celebrations of Anna Kitex Group was inaugurated by former ISRO chairman G Madhavan Nair the other day. Madhavan Nair said on the occasion that Twenty 20 Kizhakambalam development activities have to be extended to the national level . Development of Kizhakambalam village is reaching new heights and it is creating wonders also, he added.His Beatitude Catholicos Aboon Mor Baselios Thomas I was the chief guest at the function. Kochouseph Chittilappilly, industrialist and social worker, Sreekandan Nair, Managing Director of Flowers TV, Sabu M Jacob , Managing Director of Kitex Garments. Bobby M Jacob, Managing Director of Anna Aluminium Company Private Limited, K V. Jacob Kizhakkambalam Grama Panchayat President spoke at the function.
P. M Mathew who was among one of the first eight people who joined Anna Kitex group in the preliminary stage was honoured on the occasion.
Within the coming three years Twenty 20 will grab world’s attention,the way Anna Kitex group hogged global attention in the last five years, said Sabu M Jacob.” My father always taught us that along with the growth of the company the neighborhood and village should also prosper. The gentle cooperation of our natives is the core reason behind the successs of Anna-Kitex group,” he added
Along with the golden jubilee celebrations Anna-Kitex honoured legendary music directors from Malayalam film industry. A mega event was also staged along with the celebrations. Famous film actors, dancers, comedians, singers Yesudas, Jayachandran, Chithra, Sujatha, actors Nivin Pauly,Jayasurya, Anu Sithara,Vijay Yesudas etc were part of it.
The Anna Kitex group, started in 1968 with 8 workers by MC Jacob
aiming to provide employment to the people, has now become the largest employer in the private sector in Kerala with more than 15,000 employees.