The present award is given by International Rotary Club as part of its centenary celebrations. Rohit Bhat has been chosen for his outstanding achievement in the Rotary district 3180. The Ambalpady Rotary Club near Udupi had suggested Rohit's name for this prestigious award, which was approved by centenary year governor A S N Hebbar. The award will be presented at a glittering function to be held at Hotel Kidiyoor, Udupi on Saturday October 29.
Rohit Bhat had recently been awarded the prestigious 'Udyog Ratna' award from the government of India. He had also been conferred with 'Best Exporter' award for the year 2004-05 by government of Karnataka. The New Delhi based financial research organization had also presented him with 'Excellency' award. He was also awarded with the 'Niryat Shiromani' award by Chamber of Small and Medium Exporters.
Rohit Bhat started Robosoft Technologies Pvt. Ltd. in 1996 in his native place Udupi. Ever since its inception, Robosoft has been scaling great heights. It has reached heights hitherto unknown to industries from the area in software business. He has already signed business deals with Apple Computer and other major software tycoons.