Sharan Walia with SAREGAMAPA Judge & Bollywood Legendary Music Director Bappi Lahiri
SHARAN WALIA, the Brain Behind 3iii, is very passionate, cordial and Very innovative personality - has been serving the community over last 30years internationally. Professionally Sharan has served various organization over 20 years - predominantly in Information technology field. Sharan has been working on this concept to build and launch 3iii - globally with various stakeholders, associates and has been very successful in building a wide cultural team and since then leading the same to bring it Grand Finale of Season 1.
3iii - is the only platform available across globe - for all talents to be showcased and has been built as a Framework for many to participate and enhance their careers. This has been a dream of Sharan - and it has just Come True in 2017. Sharan has a vision to take this program to all corners of world and Connect every Indian talent under ONE umbrella with a moto of ‘One World - One Platform’ and is very much committed to deliver to all. Otherwise he is very simple and family person - has 2 lovely daughters and his wife has been his core strength to this long journey.
Chicago Indian Icon (CII) 2013 is one of his successful projects. CII 2013 was very successful in Chicago metro area and left its impression all across North America. Being a core team member of Gee, Sharan has multiple responsibilities like concept design, planning management, website functionalities, competition processes etc. He works very closely with the entire Gee team to plan on multiple reality shows like International Indian Icon (3iii). He has the key responsibility of expanding Gee network by building cordial and professional relationship with 3iii associates.
Sharan Walia: 510-551-8505
Gee Vision Inc.
Director, 3iii International Jury
Pratibha Gupta, Ph.D. Research Associate Professor
Dr. Gupta holds Ph.D. in Biochemistry-Zoology from Banaras Hindu University specialized in Cancer immunology with post-doctoral research experience in ophthalmology, hematology and surgery from Case Western University Cleveland Ohio and has published numerous papers in reputed international journals. After teaching for 19 years she developed passion towards field of health and wellness, prevention of future diseases by implementing life style changes, proper nutrition and exercise. She follows the principles of nutrigenomics, a study which shows how the foods we eat affect our genes and how individual genetic patterns can affect. She is an active member of American Association of Exercise Physiology, American Public Health Association, and American Council on exercise and American society on Nutrition, American College of Sports Medicine and is certified in Nutrition for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention. Dr. Gupta has presented several health seminars, healthy cooking workshops for adults and children in academic and social environment. Currently she is a State partner with international Indian Icon and business partner with A3P connections (CEO Aditya Phadke), CEO of optimal Health Consulting LLC and business partner with AP Associates (CEO Atul Phadke). She was awarded top 25 women in business network in Ohio 2017. She has been active in community as a President of India club (2015) and continues to partner with other cultural organizations to promote culture talents. She also has large network of talented artists from around the world including Bollywood artists. She is a writer, stage singer lyricist and composer. She has 2 children Aditya 24years old college graduate singer and pro saxophone player, Anjali Baharat Natyam dancer and biomedical engineering student. She lives in Dayton with children and husband ATUL PHADKE Lieutenant colonel in US Airforce
CAO (Chief Architect Officer)
Naresh Shastri is a qualified and experienced IT Professional with an experience of 10 years in IT industry. He is very passionate about bringing the latest technology to 3iii platform to provide best functionalities to all 3iii users to make their online experience joyful. Naresh is working with his multi-talented, multi-cultural international IT team to build unique 3iii website and 3iii apps for all devices to make sure that all users can use 3iii any time anywhere to enjoy 3iii talent. Soon 3iii is going on cloud to make sure that Global 3iii users do not face any performance or any other type of issue and are able to use all 3iii functionalities seamlessly and can watch excellent 3ion talent without any hindrance. Naresh contribution is unique in the field of technology for 3iii. Gee Vision is proud to have him as Gee CAO.
Suvarna is an experience Production Diecrtor and working in Hollywood on couple of Hollywood and Bollywood Projects with organzation Pink Panther being heded by South Indian Director Jadish Daneti.
Creative Director & MC/Anchor
Parminder Guri, a former Economic Lecturer in Economic at M.M. Modi Colege Patiala is varsetile singer and an excellent MC/Anchor living in San Francisco has taken the repsonsibility of Anchoring all 3iii shows to take 3iii to next level with his singing profssional experinece.
Sr. Executive Director - Public Relation
Many individuals have attempted to make a mark within the political arena, but only few have worked towards developing and uplifting the standard of politics. One such leader stands out without any personal motive and works towards representing the under privileged and underrepresented. A man with a dynamic vision and a true philanthropist, Mr. Kishor Mehta.
Philanthropist and Social Activist, Mr. Mehta is a distinguished Chemical Engineer originally hailing from Gujarat, India. He earned his B.S. in Chemistry from Gujarat University in 1968 and Chemical Engineering degree from Texas A and M University, Kingsville, TX campus in 1972. Upon establishing a successful career, he realized a need for Indian Community Leaders in the Chicago area. He began distinguishing himself with various organizations in roles such as Chairman, President, Vice President, Executive Director and has garnered numerous awards & recognitions
Recently, his outstanding work and innovative accomplishments were recognized by the US based Organization, I Change Nation, and he was inducted and honored as a "World Ambassador of Civility 2019" for his contributions to our society for peace and civility throughout the world. The Award was presented on "World Civility Day" by the State Senate of Indiana and was recorded in The US House of Representatives Congressional Record. This designation reaffirmed Mr. Mehta's commitment to diversity, unity, peace and increased civility for people from all walks of life.
Mr. Mehta is actively involved with Asian African Chamber of Commerce and Industry (AACCI) as a Charmain for Mid-West Chapter. AACCI is an exclusively for charitable, religious or educational resolutions. Its mission is to facilitate and foster economic growth for 102 countries in Asian & African region. AACCI acts as a trade & business promoting chamber supporting SMEs and industries by means of representing them as bilateral chamber for the Asian and African region. AACCI organization is the voice of businesses, entrepreneurs and professionals in Asian & African regions and plays an integral part in the successful cultivation of a vibrant business Community. Our commitment to our members is – "to be energized and passionate about our businesses and ultimately their successes". AACCI Advisory Board consists of very distinguished and pioneering individuals / organizations Senior Board Member of World Peace & Diplomacy Organization (WPDO) – WPDO created in 2011 aiming at resolving conflicts & prevailing peace amongst and within the nations. The objective of WPDO is to spread need for peace through as many compatible peace advocates as possible who would work towards peace building in social and educational arena by eliminating the main factors that initiate conflicts & unrest in people. Lack of proper education, unemployment, insecurity, racial bias, religious faiths, etc. are the major factors that shake up the inner peace by stimulating unrest in people. Eliminating these factors would lead to a peaceful mind which will eventually help global peace.
Mr. Mehta volunteered as a Chairman, Executive Director and Treasure and served very actively for The 7th US Congressional District's Multi Ethnic Advisory Task Force (MEATF), working directly with US Congressman Danny Davis. The 7th Congressional district’s MEATF has members from twenty four ethnic communities and plays a vital role in promoting and protecting minorities. Chairman Mehta firmly agrees with Congressman that the inclusion and promotion of minorities is not a political compulsion but a matter of ethics and necessity. MEATF focuses on issues of job creation, poverty, health care, education, youth and criminal justice reform. But most importantly the 7th District is home to a diverse population with distinct and varied needs.
In addition to his philanthropic and community building pursuits Mr. Mehta started a nationwide minority owned company Advance Career Tech (ACT) in 1992 working with biotechnology, pharmaceutical and chemical industry clients and candidates. ACT is a Chicago based full-service staffing firm dedicated to the placement of accomplished professionals for Biotechnology, Pharmaceutical & Engineering companies and all levels of Research Scientists, Medical Doctors for Clinical and Medical Affairs work and Chemical Engineers.
In his personal life Mr. Mehta has also been very blessed and is married to a prominent professional singer, Padma Mehta. Mrs. Mehta has been singing worldwide for forty-five years and has received countless awards and accolades in her own career. The couple has two daughters who have established themselves in their own distinguished careers as a Business Professional and an Attorney. Among his many joys and hobbies that include volley ball, cards, and movies spending time with his four loving grandchildren is always his highest priority.
As an immigrant who came to the United Stated with very little financial resource, he became a self-made respected public figure. He has made it his life's work to ensure that everyone regardless of race, religion, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, and socio-economic status have access to equal opportunities in the country that has provided him such a fulfilling personal and professional life.