News | Dec 13, 2017 | Arora
Manik K. Arora, PE Named the SIAEA, Philadelphia Distinguished Member of the Year 2017
Arora proudly sponsored the Society of Indo-American Engineers & Architects (SIAEA), Philadelphia Chapter Annual Holiday Gala on December 2, 2017. The team enjoyed attending this wonderful networking event, and the firm is very proud of Manik K. Arora, PE, President & CEO, who was named the SIAEA, Philadelphia Distinguished Member of the Year. The award was presented in recognition of Manik’s strong support for SIAEA, Philadelphia and other diversity-focused organizations. Arora’s Vice President of PM/CM, Kalpesh Trivedi was in attendance and graciously accepted the award on Manik’s behalf.
Manik expressed, “I am honored by SIAEA, Philadelphia to be recognized as a Distinguished Member of the Year. The Philadelphia chapter of SIAEA has grown tremendously in its first three years of operation under excellent leadership. Diversity is a core value at Arora and I am excited to have so many of our staff actively participating in SIAEA and similar organizations.”
The SIAEA was established in 1981 to connect and unite engineering and architectural professionals of Indian origin, and to enhance the visibility and representation of Indian professionals in the United States. According to their mission, “The SIAEA enhances the image of its members and their ability to ethically and professionally practice engineering through education, licensure advocacy, leadership training, multi-disciplinary networking, and outreach.”