Sri Lankan wins International Businessman of the Year award
Mr. Susantha Shan Sisilchandra, a young entrepreneur born in Sri Lanka, received the ‘International Businessman of The Year Award’ from the Greater Dallas Asian American Chamber of Commerce. Dallas Mayor, Mike Rawlings, presented Shan with the award at a Ceremony held at The Western Galleria Hotel in Dallas, Texas, USA on July 28, 2011.
Susantha, an old boy of Nalanda College Colombo, is the first native Sri Lankan to receive the International Businessman Award in Texas as well as in the USA. He was judged along with other young Asian Americans from Texas on outstanding leadership and international accomplishments. The Annual Awards Gala is held to recognize the notable accomplishments by Asian American entrepreneurs and business leaders as well as the outstanding contributions by Dallas, TX companies to the Asian American community.