The SPARKS BUSINESS CLUB (SBC) launching ceremony was held at the Habitt Auditorium on the 22nd of November 2022, the attendance was graced by houseful audience which was collaborated with Popular Group of Industries, Mr. Syed Hammad Hussain Group Head Marketing & Brand Management, in his support statement he stated that Popular Group of Industries is committed in supporting Woman Empowerment in Pakistan, he was pleased by the initiative experienced first hand about the initiatives such as Dynamic Business Networking Program of Woman Entrepreneur’s, professionals, leaders, trailblazers across Pakistan & Globally The SBC Team informed the attendees of the commercial advantages during their presentation.
The event was graced by the Guest of Honor Mr. Kaukab Iqbal Founder Chairman Consumer Association of Pakistan was pleased with the presentation in his speech he stated his committed support & had words of praise for the founder Syeda Raafia Mamujee, Guest of Honor Mr. Razzak Pardesi Founder Director The Marks Schooling System reciprocated the same. During the introduction speech Syeda Raafia Mamujee thanked Popular Group of Industries for their endless support & trust, she also thanked the Guest of Honor’s and all the attendees, further she stressed that Gender Equality & Woman Empowerment are extremely important, essential for achieving inclusive and sustainable society and economic growth, and it is of crucial importance that we continue our dialogue, follow up on our commitments, building momentum towards our endeavors in supporting Woman Entrepreneur’s in Pakistan, she stated that the Constitution of Pakistan provides equal opportunities without discrimination, having zero tolerance to any type of intimidation (Gender equality) optimizing individual capabilities creating Business Opportunities for Woman Entrepreneur’s in Pakistan further stating that Pakistan protects their females from all forms of gender based violence.
Director International Business Development & Finance Mr. A. Mamujee stated empowering women is top priority. Strategy for women empowerment set several goals, notably economic empowerment. Promoting financial inclusion & participation in the labor force through SME’s should be the main target in Pakistan. SBC can provide enormous opportunities within Pakistan & and Internationally, the in house knowhow spearheading programs to understand the Legal Avenues made available to Pakistani Women Entrepreneur’s enabling them to realize their full potential and the economical benefits of an equal society.
SPARKS BUSINESS CLUB is an Socially Responsible & Sustainable organization providing support to Woman Entrepreneur’s in following the guide lines of the rules & regulations defined by the Government of Pakistan, registration of SME’s is an vital element enrolling into the FBR regulative & Banking process, she mentioned that part taking in the legal mechanism has enormous benefits & support that is provided by the Government of Pakistan. Woman Security & economic participation is essential for economic prosperity in Pakistan. SBC is now on track to provide & groom Women owned SME’s giving them the possibilities to promote Made in Pakistan products with responsibility driving the rhetoric of empowerment serving to establish not only an economic relationship but also an affective relationship with the SME’s locally and on the International Arena where Pakistani Women have enormous capabilities. The urgent need arises for more Women as leaders to take part in main stream Businesses, because of their endless dedication in what ever they do, the passion they have to succeed in the Business World SBC provide them that much needed platform.
SPARKS BUSINESS CLUB announced their upcoming project “My Pride My Dignity” collaborated with the renowned Mr. Ali Al Balushi, Mrs. Nagma Aqeel General Secretary of SPARKS BUSINESS CLUB in her speech stated the importance of an Non-Discriminative working enrolment for Woman with an sneak preview video presentation of “My Pride My Dignity” which is based on “Body Shaming”
The Executive Team members were introduced to the audience with their nomination portfolio & SBC Club Card, the executive team members are leaders in their own field who will be in charged to implement the Sparks Business Club policies. Founder Syeda Raafia Mamujee & Mrs. Nagma Aqeel (General Secretary) allotted designation to all members & media Team. Founder Members Mrs. Aiman Sami Khan & Dr. Tasneem Kausar Senior Executive members are Mrs. Afsheen Asif, Mrs. Nadia M Khan, Mrs. Naheed Khan, Mrs. Nausheen Barkat, Miss. Rima Aziz, Mrs. Saba Zuberi, Mrs. Shafaq Alam, Mrs. Shaina Suhail, Mrs. Sumaira Imran, Ms Yusra Razi & Zehra Bukahari.
Media Team Syed Turab Ahmed , Rafiq Vayani, Ali Al Balushi, Zahid Karani & Javed Iqbal. Wel known women entrepreneurs attended the event.