Bangalore, Karnataka India (PressExposure) August 24, 2011 -- Happiest Minds, a company founded by IT industry leader Ashok Soota, declared the winner of its crowd sourced logo challenge which commenced in May 2011. Out of the 1400 submissions, Jemin Shingala's logo best reflected Happiest Mind's business philosophy. The logo created by Jemin was adapted by Shristi School of Design to ensure ease of usage and trademarkability and will be unveiled on August 29th. Jemin Shingala will receive the prize money of US $2000**.
The design was chosen by a jury that comprised of eminent members such as R. Sridhar, Founder IdeasRS, Geetha Narayanan, Founder-Director, Srishti School of Art Design and Technology, Rukmini Krishnaswamy, Director, Spastic Society and Jessie Paul, CEO, Paul Writer. Ashok Soota Chaired the jury.
Commenting on the winning entry, Ashok Soota, Chairman & MD, Happiest Minds Technologies Private Limited said, "We're very grateful to the large number of people who participated in this contest and we received many wonderful entries. Short listing a single candidate was not easy and required multiple discussions both within the jury and with my team. After deliberation we decided that Jemin's entry best suited our company philosophy".
Out of the 1400 submissions, 150 were shortlisted for public voting from which 25 logos were selected. The jury went on to select 5 logos that were then adapted by the design team for uniqueness and ease of use.
**Tax deductions, if any, will be deducted from the prize money as per Government of India laws.
About Happiest Minds:
Happiest Minds aims to be a full services firm with global presence, offering solutions in IT Services, Software Product Engineering Services, Remote Infrastructure Management and Consulting. Happiest Minds will focus on solutions which integrate new emerging technologies with deep domain knowledge of business workflows. Happiest Minds aims to rapidly establish itself as a global player, and offices are planned in various cities of the USA, Continental Europe, UK, Singapore and India. (http://www.happiestminds.com)