WIZBIZ 2016, the flagship event of Goa Institute of Management (GIM) saw corporate teams step out of the boardroom and onto the stage to battle it out for the top spot at one of India’s popular corporate quizzes.
Organised by MECCA – the marketing club of GIM, WIZBIZ was held at GIM campus in Sanquelim and witnessed enthusiastic participation, challenging rounds and exciting prizes won by participants and audience alike. Having been organised for the last sixteen years, WIZBIZ has escalated its standards with passing every year. Participants from corporate organisations from across the country travelled to Goa to participate in WIZBIZ.
A total of seventeen teams participated in GIM’s WIZBIZ 2016. Conducted by popular quizmaster, Avinash Mudaliar, WIZBIZ witnessed participation from leading corporate houses such as Deloitte, Pidilite, Godrej, Royal Bank of Scotland, Cipla, Adjacent Design, TCS, Prototyze and Acron amongst others. Only top six teams made it to finals. After three intense rounds of fierce battle of the intellect, Rohan Khanna, Deloitte and Jayakanthan, TCS emerged winners of WIZBIZ 2016and took home prize money worth `80,000. First runners-up were Srijit Kumar representing Acron and Ajey Patil from Dive Goa who won cash prize of `50,000. Samrat Mukherjee of Kotak Mahindra Bank and Soubhagya Jena from Reckitt Benckiser were second runners-up and won `30,000.
Quizmaster, Avinash engaged everyone with his quick wit and interesting trivia. WIZBIZ 2016 concluded with winners of the competition taking home a culminative cash prize of around `2 lakhs.