BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., Oct. 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Shekhar Rahate honored & awarded VERSACE FASHION AWARD for GLOBAL EXCELLENCE in FASHION , in presence of Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa on Sunday September 9th, 2012 at Beverly Hilton Hotel organized by US ASIA BUSINESS FORUM.
SHEKHAR RAHATE WILL BE HONORED & AWARDED “MAHATMA GANDHI PRAVASI MEDAL 2012” at HOUSE OF LORDS, LONDON, UK on October 12th, 2012 for his OUTSTANDING SERVICES & ACHIEVEMENTS, ROLE OF GLOBAL INDIANS IN INTERNATIONAL ARENA organized by NRI WELFARE SOCIETY OF INDIA.
Shekhar Rahate was honored & awarded as Fashion Couturier Of The Year 2012 for his outstanding achievements in fashion, in the presence of Los Angeles Sheriff Leroy Baca on Saturday, April 28th, 2012 at Los Angeles Convention Center organized by LOS ANGELES COUNTY SHERIFF’S INDO AMERICAN ADVISORY COUNCIL.
Shekhar presented his new collection at COUTURE FASHION WEEK during NEW YORK FASHION WEEK 2012 on September 16th, 2012 & it was a GRAND success …
Already flying high with the success at many Fashion Weeks and the runways of New York, Paris, Germany, Dubai, San Francisco & Los Angeles, many of his gowns were featured on 2011 & 2012 academy awards red carpet events, CANNES film festival red carpet events & EMMY award events.
Shekhar studied fashion designing in Dubai Beams International fashion school.
Shekhar has been in this profession almost 15 years working with national & international celebrities including past MISS WORLD / MISS UNIVERSE / MISS ASIA PACIFIC & many other title winners, presenting fashion shows & pageants around the globe.
Shekhar is the only designer in the world who was invited by UNITED NATIONS to present his collection in the prestigious General Assembly Hall at UN Headquarters, New York and this show was highly appreciated by around 450 delegates from 192 countries.