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OUR TEAM

WELCOME – SERVE BEYOND YOURSELF!

Announced in September 2013, Indian Community Outreach program has been working with City of Naperville and Midwestern Communities to effectively connect and communicate with Indian Community. We have been working on many programs while participating in events as Mayors Representative to create awareness. This included publishing articles to educate citizens on Indian Customs and Festivals, building education program for enhancing Civic Participation and Social Awareness, working actively to increase participation of Indian Businesses, etc. The main vision of this initiative is form and be part of an all-inclusive society while contributing towards betterment of our great city. This will ensure not only a better life for us while even more for our next generation.

On behalf of Indian Community Outreach initiative and the Mayor of Naperville, Hon. Steve Chirico, I would like to thank you for visiting our Website. This program has been very instrumental in bringing the positive change to our communities and has been very well received by the Naperville Residents and Organizations. If you are interested in joining our fine team of volunteers, please let us know.I will look forward for your further engagement with this initiative and your suggestions.

Best Regards

Krishna Bansal  –  Chairman Indian Community Outreach (Naperville Mayors Office)

OUR BOARD MEMBERS

Krishna Bansal

Chairman & CEO

Krishna Bansal is an entrepreneur, philanthropist and an active business / community / Civic leader

Krishna Bansal

Chairman & CEO

Krishna Bansal is an entrepreneur, philanthropist and an active business / community / Civic leader based in Chicago, USA. He is the President and CEO of Q1 Technologies, Inc. (Q1Tech), a technology and services company that he founded in 2002. Headquartered in Chicago Area. his company has worked with educational institutions, governments and fortune 500 corporations with complex technology and improving global operations. Q1Tech is also bringing the same level IT experience available to fortune companies to the local Small and Medium Businesses under the brand MyTecq.com

Bansal believes in giving back to the community. As a volunteer, he is actively involved working for education, business & civic organizations.  He has run for offices including District 204 School Board & Illinois State Assembly. His recent major public service involvement other than running for office of are:

Bansal has been instrumental in founding the Indian Community Outreach program to educate, integrate & empower Indian American community while making them part of mainstream American fabric. This program has been adopted by multiple cities in USA. Under his leadership many very large business, educational, civic and cultural events have been organized.

Bansal holds a master’s degree in Business Administration, an undergraduate degree in Business & Accounting and multiple technology certifications. Additionally, he and his company have won many awards by local, state and national organizations.

On a personal front Krishna and his wife have two daughters attending high school. Between swim meets, concerts, extra-curricular and other school activities, Krishna is an avid pilot and enjoys flying. He also loves travelling and has toured extensively across the globe.

Recent Accomplishments:

Personal:

  • Received Leadership award from Governor Bruce Rauner on Aug 2018.
  • Received multiple community awards and recognitions.

Business:

  • Started in 2002 by Krishna, Q1Tech ranked as the fastest growing business in USA for consecutive 4 years 2015, 2016, 2017 & 2018 by INC Magazine.
  • Ranked in Fast 100 by US Asian American Chamber of Commerce for 2016, 2017 & 2018
  • Ranked in 10 Most Valuable Software Solution Provider by Insight Success in 2017.
  • Krishna was honored & awarded by The Technology Headlines magazine as “50 Successful Indian Entrepreneurs” in US.in 2017
  • Q1Tech was listed as one of the 30 Fastest Growing Technology Company in 2016 by Silicon Review.

Business Organizations:

  • Serve on the Board of Directors and Chair the Technology Council for Illinois State Chamber of Commerce to work on business policies and advice State Legislator and Governors office.
  • President of US Asian American Chamber of Commerce Midwest Region, comprising of seven Midwestern States. Has been instrumental in organizing many business summits and programs helping connect Businesses with Large Corporate and Government.

Community:

  • Successfully organized India Day Parade & Celebration in Naperville since 2015 – in 4 years this event has become the largest Indian American event in the country with over 30,000 people attending this year.
  • Have been instrumental in organizing several large and small programs leading to awareness in culture, education, autism, drugs, security, civic participation, etc.
  • Celebrated Diwali with a President Trump and close group at Oval Office White House – This is the first time Diwali was celebrated in the Oval Office.
  • Instrumental in formation of first ever Advisory Board by a major City dedicated to Indian Americans in America and officially celebrate Diwali.
  • Ran a very successful campaign in early 2017, eliminating the fear of hate crimes against Indian Americans.
  • Work with School District foundation to Advice on Programs and help fund initiatives.

Philanthropy:

  • Deeply involved and support multiple organizations including related to Children / youth education / nourishment and elder care in India and United States.
  • Support cultural and religious organizations to help them able to preserve and show case Indian Culture in USA.
  • Has been generously contributing towards School District STEM programs.
  • Member of Rotary Club of Naperville and contributes towards causes adopted by Rotary.

Government:

  • Serving as Commissioner for Planning and Zoning for Naperville. Plays a critical role in the development process, holding public hearings for new development and redevelopment cases consistent with state statutes.
  • Appointed Ambassador by Naperville City for Indian American Community to help outreach to the communities.
  • Instrumental in formation of first Indian American advisory board by any city in United States. Was appointed as the founding Chairman of City of Aurora Indian Advisory Board.

Viral Shah

Treasurer

Viral Shah works as the Sr. Director for Turnberry Solutions, a Global IT Solutions company. Viral

Viral Shah

Treasurer

Viral Shah works as the Sr. Director for Turnberry Solutions, a Global IT Solutions company. Viral has extensive experience in building large scale applications and manages Turnberry’s Midwest practice.

Chirag Jani

Board Member

Chirag Jani is affiliated with Quick Service Restaurant (QSR) industry and has two decades of experi

Chirag Jani

Board Member

Chirag Jani is affiliated with Quick Service Restaurant (QSR) industry and has two decades of experience in finance and marketing. Chirag is an active community leader and resides with his family in Chicago, IL.

Dharmisth Patel

Board Member

Dharmisth Patel is an entrepreneur with more than 25 years of experience in QSR Industries. He succe

Dharmisth Patel

Board Member

Dharmisth Patel is an entrepreneur with more than 25 years of experience in QSR Industries. He successfully manages several business and social responsibilities simultaneously and has made positive contributions to business and social communities over several years.

• CEO & founding member of Chehar- Maruti group of companies, a company that owns and operates several quick service restaurants in Chicago land area.
• President of Mamata Enterprises, Inc. Mamata is a leader in Plastic Converting and Processing Machinery.
• Vice Chairman & Member of Board of National DCP, a cooperative supply chain company providing supply & services to Dunkin Donuts restaurants.
• Member of Executive Board of Midwest Food Manufacturing, a company manufacturing & supplying fresh donuts to Dunkin Donuts restaurants.
• Member of Board of Kadva Patidar Samaj (KPS), an association organized for Kadva Patidar Samaj families, to provide them with a platform for cultural, educational and religious programs.

He holds a bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering from University of Illinois, a diploma in Mechanical Engineering and diploma in Automobile Engineering from Gujarat Technical Board. Mr. Patel lives in Naperville with his wife, Panna Patel. They have a daughter pursuing degree in Pharmacy and one son who is attending high school in Naperville.

Dinkar Karumuri

Board Member

Dinkar Karumuri is President and Chief Executive Officer of Senryo Technologies, a technology firm b

Dinkar Karumuri

Board Member

Dinkar Karumuri is President and Chief Executive Officer of Senryo Technologies, a technology firm based in the Chicago area and specializing in delivering innovative enterprise solutions to governments and businesses. Prior to leading Senryo Technologies Dinkar led implementations at a variety of organizations, including the Oracle Corporation, the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, United Insurance, the American College of Surgeons, and various state and municipal agencies.

Dinkar’s business and civic activities include his founding of Indo-American Technology Professionals Association (IATPA), and serving as a board member at AAAFGC (Asian-American Action Fund of Greater Chicago), he is a board member at TAGC a south-Indian association. He has worked closely with various ethnic groups within United States to increase the collaboration of Indian-Americans with other communities. He is also an active participant at City Club of Chicago, the Chicago Public Schools, and the Government Finance Officers Association. He also set up a community-focused charity, the Senryo Technologies Fund, in the Chicago Community Trust.

Dinkar is a certified Project Manager with a Master’s Degree from the University of Illinois, Chicago in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science. His proudest academic achievement was his research thesis on the Modeling and Analysis of Virtual Reality Systems, which was presented in the International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE98) in Kyoto, Japan.

In his spare time, Dinkar spends time playing and biking with his kids, and he enjoys cooking, playing golf and travel.

Rahul Saigal

Board Member

Rahul is an entrepreneur with 20 plus years of experience in Hospitality & Restaurant Industry.

Rahul Saigal

Board Member

Rahul is an entrepreneur with 20 plus years of experience in Hospitality & Restaurant Industry. He successfully manages several businesses and is an active community leader. A graduate of Westminister College London, Taj Intercontinental Management Program and has several Industry Certifications. Rahul lives in Naperville with wife Roshni and son Arjun.

Vasavi Chakka

Board Member

Vasavi Chakka is the founder and President of ARAALA Inc. professional consulting services. This sma

Vasavi Chakka

Board Member

Vasavi Chakka is the founder and President of ARAALA Inc. professional consulting services. This small firm focuses on personalized and professional services such as leadership development; business and operations process improvements, small business strategy development, professional career counseling, service delivery and project management consultation. Prior to starting this firm she worked in information technology as a senior project management consultant, specialized in business strategy, production of business transitions and transformations at large global corporations such as Siemens, Novartis, Bayer and IBM.

She is passionate about value based education, civic and youth leadership, rural economic development, women’s education and empowerment. She strongly believes in giving back to the community. This inspiration was inherited from her parents and grandparents as she strives to better the community to make a difference in the world. She also serves on several boards in Naperville community.

Vasavi is married for 27 years to Dr.Sudhakar Chakka,PhD.  They have two children, daughter Siri is a business strategist, and son Prahith is in college studying economics. Both children are leaders in their fields and greatly aspired to serve the community and the country to make a difference.

V. C. Vasisth

Board Member

V. C. Vasisth is a Technical Consultant with Lubrication Engineers, Inc. He received his Masters Deg

V. C. Vasisth

Board Member

V. C. Vasisth is a Technical Consultant with Lubrication Engineers, Inc. He received his Masters Degree in Engineering from Penn State University and has enjoyed a career as an entrepreneur in the petroleum Industry. He has been involved in many professional and community organizations in various positions as Board member, President, Treasure, etc.

OUR ADVISORY COUNCIL

Mayor Steve Chirico

Mayor Steve Chirico

Dr. Bharat Barai

Dr. Bharat Barai

Brij Sharma

Brij Sharma

Dr. Hamuskh Shah

Dr. Hamuskh Shah

Ketu Amin

Ketu Amin

Hon. Mike Rielly

Hon. Mike Rielly

Trustee Nimish Jani

Trustee Nimish Jani

Alderman Rick Mervine

Alderman Rick Mervine

Vandana Jhingan

Vandana Jhingan