by ET Now senior editor and anchor Shaili Chopra, each episode will
feature one icon, who will then select a 'pioneer of tomorrow' among
the three contestants that present their business plans.
Now, Times Now and Zoom CEO Avinash Kaul said, "The success
of the show lies in its unique format that adds a completely new
dimension to reality television, and the fact that it goes one step
further to actually help transform the business of these spirited
accompanying poll has been organised by Lufthansa India on Facebook
calling for popular vote on the 'pioneer of tomorrow' among the
shortlisted participants on each episode.
South Asia director Axel Hilgers said, "The overwhelming response
to the show, with over 20,000 submissions received this season,
reflects the pioneering spirit of Indian entrepreneurship. It is
a privilege for us to partner the success of such trail blazing
businesses that reflect a core leadership and customer service values
shared by Lufthansa."
industry icons being showcased this season include HSBC India group
general manager and country head Naina Lal Kidwai, filmmaker Shekhar
Kapur, Fabindia MD William Bissell, Hero MotoCorp Joint MD Sunil
Munjal, People Group Founder and CEO Anupam Mittal, Fortis Healthcare
executive vice chairman Shivinder Mohan Singh, NIIT Group chairman
and co-founder Rajendra S Pawar, Rajshree Sugars and Chemicals chairperson
and MD Rajshree Pathy, Hotel Leela Venture chairman Capt CPK Nair
and Sona Auto Comp Group founder and chairman Surinder Kapur.