Achiever's Success Story
“Nizam Appas, Founder, My Print Career”
As it is rightly said, “ Challenges are his best baits. he is the one who enjoys wading against the stream.” Meet the audacious & visionary entrepreneur Mr. Nizam Appas who is a Chennai based printing technologist with more than 23 years of global experience, exposure and expertise in printing and packaging industry also known for his strong will, determination and sheer passion for perfections.
In his long career span, he has founded 4 Innovative Make In India Global Ventures.
During Covid 19 Hit Pandemic when the entire world was struggling for survival or revival, he was carving his great innovations , My Print Career , India’s first employment portal exclusively and specific to print and packaging industry that was established on 9th June 2020. SGO is India’s first complete in house global premedia and prepress solutions with Head office in Chennai, India that was established on 10th January 2021.
His other two innovative ventures include YesGo , established on 19 June 2018 in Chennai which is Asia’s first compact and complete practical training centre for packaging premedia and prepress along with Esko Software with 100 percent placement assistance.
One Stop Solutions was established on 4 August 2005 in Chennai . It is a centre for complete prepress And man power services.
He has mentored and trained more than 800 people and placed more than 1137 people globally.
It was the year 1996 when he got his first exposure in printing industry…He started his career with Monotech under mentorship of Mr.T.P.Jain. Furthermore, it was his days with Esko where he joined as Application Engineer South Asia in 2003 which has been a turning point in his career and from there, he started crossing numerous mile stones in his journey along with earning wide international exposure. 4 August 2005 was the day when he incepted his entrepreneurship with Prepress and Manpower Services – One Stop Solutions and since then he never looked back. During his voluminous career growth, he realised that Packaging is Future. Besides,he also recognized that Right Workforce Equipped With Right Skills Is the major pain point as well as major requisite for the packaging industry. Packaging industry was witnessing a tremendous growth worldwide. Constant innovations and technological up gradations in the industry required skilled workforce in upgraded technologies and applications to keep pace with constantly evolving changing trends globally. Demand was more but supply was less. Training institutes were already there but most of them were not imparting training or education in advanced and upgraded technologies. Curriculum of most of the institutes were seldom updated. Even if they were upgraded, there was less practical exposure. More over the courseswere lengthy with age and qualifications bar as well.
Apart from that, right candidates and right employers were not able to connect each other due to dearth of any industry specific employment channel.
Recognizing these very needs,YesGo and My Print Career were crafted as innovative ventures to bridge the demand and supply gap of right workforce expert and adept in industry specific advanced skills.
YesGo is a highly structured short term complete practical packaging premedia and prepress training centre with high end software Esko along with 100 percent placement assistance. Training schedule is based on the convenience of aspirants. There is no age and qualifications bar as well. YesGo not only provides high end software training in prepress and packaging but since its inception it has also influenced and triggered huge investments in high end software by medium level entrepreneurs on a mass scale by making available skilled manpower at their doorstep.
My Print Career is India’s First Employment Channel specific to cater the needs of job seekers and employers in Printing and Packaging Industry. It is the right platform were candidates and employers get opportunities to connect with each other and get right choices for each other. USP of My Print Career – It Delivers Filtered & Skilled Candidates Based On The Needs. My Print Career has been incepted along with fortnightly online magazine- E-Tabloid – The first of its kind of initiatives in the industry which covers latest candidates resumes, latest vacancies. It also has features like TRENDSETTER – a Tete – a – Tete column which showcases the unexplored corner of Top Industry Veterans along with Editorials over ongoing trends.
Yes Go and My Print Career are lauded by the industry veterans as most innovative and needed ventures in the industry. So far more than 60 Global Companies Worldwide are on the client’s board of Yes Go and My Print Career for their need for High-end industry specific training as well as industry specific workforce.
Mr. Nizam appas has also been Country Head – MK Print Pack Pvt. Ltd; Application Engineer South Asia- Esko (A Packaging Software Conglomerate); Application Engineer- Monotech.
Apart from his role as a successful Entrepreneur, he also possesses prowess in Designing, Man Power Consultant, Premedia, Prepress Management, Production Management, Application specialist, Sales Management, Trainer, and Consultant. He has always shown active presence in Global Print Events and has been a well-known face in International Print and Packaging arena.
He is also a high-octane elocutionist who infuses immense Energy, Josh and Enthusiasm in his audience when he delivers his electrifying speech.
For his impeccable and innovative efforts in print and packaging industry, Mr. Nizam appas- has been felicitated with Most Fabulous Leaders in Packaging Awards by National Congress & Awards for Sustainable Exports & Packaging- 20 November 2019 Leadership Game Changer Awards by MSME CCI – 3 February 2020 Most Influential Leaders In Packaging Awards by Asia Logistic and Supply Chain Congress & Awards – 1 December 2020 and Honored At Anna University Chennai – 2018, IPT Chennai – February 2019, Arasan Ganesan Polytechnic College Sivakasi – 1st March 2019,
His Mantra of Success – He envisages and identifies the needs of the industry and brings valuable offerings.
He believes in the saying – “Go Your Own Way Alone” And He Keeps Going Places!