Sharan Walia with SAREGAMAPA Judge & Bollywood Legendary Music Director Bappi Lahiri
Sharan Walia is an Indian impresario, entrepreneur and technologist who is very passionate about Indian culture. He comes with 30+ years of experience in serving the Indian communities internationally. He is the mind behind conceptualizing International Indian Icon and has a wide network of global stakeholders to materialize his vision of bringing together India’s global talent community on a single platform celebrating performing and visual arts.
After the immense success of Chicago Indian Icon (CII) in 2013, Sharan Walia, who was part of the core team behind the CII’s success - embarked on a journey to build International Indian Icon (3iii).
CII 2013 was very successful in the Chicago metro area and left an indelible mark all across North America.
Sharan Walia: 510-551-8505
Gee Vision Inc.
Ajit Bains is a veteran hockey player and a businessman from Punjab currently settled in Vancouver, Canada. He is fond of promoting Indian talent by giving them an opportunity to present their talent globally. He is very supportive of emergent and aspirational talent and often tries to fulfill their needs by giving them opportunity at national and international level. Ajit Ji is committed to 3iii and works with the global business community, community leaders and celebrities to build 3iii as a unique platform for the global Indian talent community.
CAO (Chief Architect Officer)
Naresh Shastri is a qualified and experienced IT Professional with an experience of more than 10 years in the IT industry. He is very passionate about using technology to make user journeys seamless on 3iii platform. He works with his multi-talented and multicultural IT team to build 3iii’s unique media properties such as website and mobile applications. Gee Vision is proud to have him as Gee CAO.
3iii Backstage Director / Anchor
Ajai Kumar is a technologist and anchor with a deep passion for bollywood movies and music. He has hosted several shows which were amplified on radio and TV, including three seasons of International Indian Icon.
He has served as an anchor on numerous events which had performances from bollywood celebrities like Sunidhi Chauhan, Mikka Singh etc. He has also been the singing champion for 2 consecutive years - in competitions organized with co-sponsorship by Zee TV and Sahara TV.
3iii Team India & 3iii International Jury (Fashion)
Mauna Shah is a fashion model, actress, artist, socialist
Some of her achievements: 2016 Guinness Book Record in KATTHAK DANCE under BIRJU MAHARAJ JI, 2018 AYG Mumbai INDIA (Jury), RMSS Member International Women's Day, Best Speaker Award given by Veteran Actor Lt. Om Puri's wife, Mrs. Nandita Puri, The Women's Conclave Director 2019, Mrs. Tiara Finalist, SUFI EXPONENT Guinness Record Holder, GFF Fashion Groomer Best Smile Of INDIA, Mrs. Universe Asia 2019, et cetera.
Raaj Rahhi is a New York based award-winning filmmaker, movie producer and social activist, who pioneered the revolutionary project named "World Cinema Partners" -- a movement unifying the world through storytelling. Raaj works in Bollywood and Hollywood film industry.
As a filmmaker, he has worked with Sony Pictures, LionsGate, Multivision Plus, Jackie Chan Production House, Zee Television Network, Star Television, Time Warner-Pictures House and HBO.
Dr. Chidatmika Khatua is a social activist, entrepreneur and educationist who has created a niche in the social welfare domain with her noble and persistent efforts in critical sectors of the society like food and nutrition. She is also a key voice behind tribal women’s empowerment in a bid to uplift the underprivileged and underserved women of Indian society.