Former Chief Election Commissioner Mr. T.S Krishnamurthy releases Dr. Bala’s book
Dr. Bala’s book released in Chennai by Mr. T.S Krishnamurthy, Former Chief Election Commissioner
The book 'Living Legends Learning Lessons: Up Close And Personal With 10 Global Icons' authored by Dr. Bala V Balachandran, Founder, Dean & Chairman, Great Lakes Institute of Management, India & J L Kellogg Distinguished Professor (Emeritus in service) of Accounting & Information Management, Northwestern University, USA and co-authored by Kavipriya A was launched at an event in Chennai recently.
The book was released by Mr. T S Krishnamurthy, Former Chief Election Commissioner along with Mr. N Kumar, VC, The Sanmar Group and Former president – CII in the presence of Mr. Ramkumar Ganesan, Actor & Producer, Indian film industry and Mr. T. T. Durai, Former Chief Executive Officer of the National Kidney Foundation Singapore.
Speaking on the launch, Mr. T S Krishnamurthy, Former Chief Election Commissioner, said, “First of all, I am very privileged to be associated here with Dr. Bala on this wonderful evening. Many congratulations to the authors for giving all of us with such a wonderful book. I have known Dr. Bala since Great Lakes inception and I must admit, the college has made a remarkable achievement. I wish the entire team at Great Lakes a huge success”
Addressing the gathering, Dr. Bala V Balachandran, Founder, Dean & Chairman, Great Lakes Institute of Management, said, “It’s a great honor for me to write this book. I have known all these legends for over 20 years now and the thought of coming up with a book on them began 10 years back. This book highlights their achievements and provides insights from their personal life. India was mother of higher education 3000 years ago and now we have to regain it back by motivating youngsters. This book will teach you that leadership is something that is not gained, it’s experienced.”
Dr. Bala V Balachandran and Kavipriya, a Great Lakes alumna and a Branding professional, have profiled ten path-breaking leaders from the world of business, Government, spirituality and academia. The book captures their life story and also offers the reader a generous glimpse of their personal side.