|Noida resident wins the online contest|
New Delhi, May 12, 2011 : bharti airtel, India's leading mobile operator, today introduced Wave as the name for the new airtel symbol. Crowd sourced through a six month long on line contest, this truly brought the winner "closer to his dream" thereby bringing alive the brand promise of 'dil jo chahey paas laye'. The name game online contest was initiated by airtel in November 2010, inviting customers to recommend a name for the company's new logo.
The name Wave, refers to the sweeping changes that airtel strives to bring towards enriching the lives of its 200 million plus customers in 19 countries across Asia and Africa. It is also symbolic of 'wave' of progress and prosperity that brand airtel continues to bring in the lives of its customers everyday, through its exciting products and services.
The winning entry was by Mukesh Chauhan. He is an engineer from Noida, Delhi NCR - whose dream of a vacation in Thailand is now coming true. 5 lucky voters have also won a Samsung Galaxy Tab each.
The airtel symbol was unveiled by bharti airtel as part of its new brand identity launch in November last year. For more information, please visit www.airtel.in/namegame
About Bharti Airtel Limited :Bharti Airtel Limited is a leading global telecommunications company with operations in 19 countries across Asia and Africa. The company offers mobile voice & data services, fixed line, high speed broadband, IPTV, DTH, turnkey telecom solutions for enterprises and national & international long distance services to carriers. bharti airtel has been ranked among the six best performing technology companies in the world by Business Week. bharti airtel had over 220 million customers across its operations at the end of March 2011. To know more visit www.airtel.in