Avaal Celebrates the Holiday Season with Avaal Christmas Night
20 Dec 2010
Avaal Technology Solutions Inc celebrated the upcoming holiday season with a grand function at Natraj Banquet Hall in Mississauga, Ontario. The event, Avaal’s Annual Christmas Night, was held on December 18, 2010 and attended by over 400 people.
Santa Claus was able to take a couple of hours from his busy holiday schedule to visit and meet the children. Santa brought gifts for the children and posed for photographs. Santa reported that all the children were very good this year and should expect a great Christmas.
The evening began with Avaal’s Master of Ceremonies for the night, Dr. Ranvir Sharda, who welcomed everyone to Avaal’s Annual Christmas Night. Dr. Sharda is well known in the community and kept the guests entertained with his witty banter.
Guests also enjoyed speeches by many important dignitaries. Political guests included Her Worship Susan Fennell, Mayor of Brampton; the Honourable Gurbax Malhi, Member of Parliament for Bramalea-Gore-Malton; the Honourable Ruby Dhalla , Member of Parliament for Brampton-Springdale; Dr. Kuldip S. Kular, Member of Provincial Parliament for Bramalea-Gore-Malton; Mr. Vicky Dhillon, Brampton City Councillor of Ward 9 and 10; Ms. Pam Hundal, Progressive Conservative Provincial Candidate; and Mr. Parm Gill, Progressive Conservative Federal Candidate. Avaal was also honoured to be joined by Mr. Nachattar Singh Chohan, President of the Indian Trucking Association. Media guests included Mr. Amarjit Sangha of Asian Television Network, Mr. Jagdish Grewal of the Daily Punjabi Post, Mr. Yudhvir Jaswal of Midweek Weekly, Mr. Bob Dosanjh of the Sanjha Punjab, and Mr. Amar Padda of Nachda Punjab. Mr. Michael Plaskow of Ecotech International was also present as a special guest.
Dara Nagra gave a welcome speech where he thanked all the guests for taking the time to join him and his staff in celebrating the holiday season and told the audience of Avaal’s accomplishments over the past year. These milestones included finishing their 55th Dispatch Course at their Brampton campus; the opening of a branch office in Vancouver, British Columbia; and completing 5 Dispatch Courses at this new campus. Mr. Nagra also made a special announcement of the release of the dispatch software Avaal Express version 2.0, which features access to Google Map and IFTA Tax Filing. Mr. Nagra also thanked his parents, wife, children, and brothers in law for their support over the years. Lastly, he invited his staff to join him on stage and he introduced them to all his guests.
Interspersed between the speeches were live entertainers. The famous Bhangra Acrobatic Performance amazed guests with their skill and daring stunts. The audience enjoyed the beautiful and talented Bollywood Dancers and the equally beautiful and talented Giddha Dancers. The Giddha Dancers were dressed in traditional Punjabi costumes. To round out the entertainment, Avaal Technology Solutions invited a Belly Dancer and a Brazilian Samba Dancer.
Once the speeches and entertainment were complete, the guests had a delicious Indian Buffet catered by the chefs and staff at Natraj Banquet Hall.
Dara Nagra and everyone at Avaal Technology Solutions would like to thank everyone who was able attended the function and everyone involved in making the event a huge success. Avaal Technology Solutions wishes everyone a Merry Christmas and a Safe, Happy and Prosperous New Year.