Awards and Recognitions

Kapruka.com is proud to have been recognized as a leader across e-commerce space, for their reputation within the industries they operate. Kapruka.com headed by Dulith Herath is often acknowledged with awards and recognitions by professional and government organizations and other institutions globally. Following are some noteworthy awards and recognitions received by Kapruka.com and Dulith Herath.

|Eisenhower Fellowship

In 2017, Dulith Herath received with the prestigious Eisenhower Fellowship. Eisenhower Fellowships is a private, non-profit organization created in 1953 by a group of prominent American citizens to honour President Dwight D. Eisenhower. Correspondingly, the organization identifies, empowers and connects innovative leaders through a transformative fellowship experience and lifelong engagement in a global network. Similarly, these dynamic change agents are committed to creating a world more peaceful, prosperous and just. Moreover, some 1600 Fellows from 106 countries have participated in Eisenhower Fellowships since it’s founding. Eisenhower Fellowship is based in PhiladelphiaPennsylvania, USA.

|Sri Lanka’s best e-commerce application award by ICTA

Information Communication Technology Agency of Sri Lanka (ICTA) awarded Kapruka, Sri Lanka’s best e-commerce application. Uniquely, this e-Swabhimani award recognises excellence in digital content creation. Further, the ICTA awards stimulate greater interest in the development of a wide range of content and services that serve society. Incidentally, the ICTA awards have brought to light the best of local talents, spurring Sri Lankan developers to greater heights.

|Online Brand of the Year award – SLIM Brand Excellence – 2015

Kapruka won the prestigious SLIM Brand Excellence – Online Brand of the Year Award in 2015. Incidentally, this was the first time the ‘Online‘ category was added to SLIM Brand Excellence. By the same token, this new category, rewarded brands which harness the internet or internet-related mediums to generate 80% or more of its revenue.

|Asia Pacific Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award – 2013

The Founder and Chairman, of Kapruka Dulith Herath, won the Asia Pacific Young Entrepreneur of The Year Award in 2013 bringing regional fame to Sri Lanka. Uniquely, the Asia Pacific Entrepreneurship Awards (APEA) is Asia Pacific’s most prestigious, award for entrepreneurs. Moreover, it is conducted by Enterprise Asia and built on the premise that entrepreneurs need to continuously innovate and sustain their leadership. In like manner, APFA brings the cream of Asian talent together, offering entrepreneurs a platform for networking and forge new alliances.

 Asia Pacific Entrepreneurship Awards (APEA)
Asia Pacific Entrepreneurship Awards (APEA)

|Entrepreneur of the Year Award – 2010

Duluth Herath was conferred, with the Sri Lankan Entrepreneur of The Year, award, at the 15th annual national awards held, in 2010. The awards conducted by the Federation of Chambers of Commerce and Industry of Sri Lanka (FCCISL)  sought to recognize the most successful Sri Lankans of the year. Incidentally, this is also the highest national award given to the business community in Sri Lanka. Chiefly, this award recognizes the person (the entrepreneur) for his achievements rather than the industry they represent.

Sri Lankan Entrepreneur of the Year - FCCISL - 2010 - Dulith Herath
Sri Lankan Entrepreneur of the Year – FCCISL – 2010 – Dulith Herath

|Most Innovative Exporter Gold Award

National Chamber of Exports (NCE) awarded the “Most Innovative Exporter Gold Award” to Kapruka.com. Uniquely, this annual export awards ceremony is the flagship event in the Sri Lankan Business Calendar. Specifically, the NCE awards recognize and reward outstanding performance of Sri Lankan exporters.

|National Business Excellence Gold Award

The National Business Excellence Awards is an annual award competition conducted by the National Chamber of Commerce of Sri Lanka (NCCSL). In general, its main purpose is to recognize enterprises, demonstrating excellence in business. Additionally, awardees are judged how they contribute to the economic progress of the country.

 The National Business Excellence Awards - NCCSL
The National Business Excellence Awards – NCCSL