Mobilink, Pakistanâ€™s market leader in cellular services and part of Orascom Telecom Holding, held an exclusive event to pay tribute to Naseem Hameed, the first Pakistani female athlete to win the short sprint gold in the 26-years history of the South Asian Games.
Mobilink Jazz, Pakistanâ€™s premier prepaid brand that connects more than 30 million subscribers has added Naseem to its panel of brand ambassadors. This move is aimed to recognize and celebrate Naseemâ€™s success while also giving the youth an inspirational icon to look up to.
Unveiled the song capturing Naseemâ€™s struggle and accomplishments and commemorating those who helped her achieve her goals, Bilal Munir Sheikh, Vice President Marketing, Mobilink, shared, â€œMobilink Jazz believes strongly in the bonds we create and the objective of this tribute is to encourage all those who dream to reach out their loved ones for support so they can achieve what they want to, and much more. Naseem is a hero we all needed and we hope that through the Jazz platform she will inspire many more. We are indeed very proud and privileged to have her as our Brand Ambassador.â€
Speaking to the guests at the ceremony, 22 year old Naseem, who clocked 11.81 seconds to land the 100m gold and the title of Fastest Woman of South Asia, shared, â€œIt is indeed a great honor to be associated with such a prestigious brand like Mobilink Jazz. I want to thank my parents, especially my mother who believed in me and always had faith in me. My message to the youth is to follow their dreams and always strive to make their loved ones proud.â€
Notable celebrities, socialites, media community were also present at the event along with Jazz Brand team and senior Mobilink employees.
The Jazz Apna Hai tribute video will be launched on your favorite TV channels at 6:50pm on July 2nd 2010. The song will also be available on Mobilinkâ€™s official websitewww.mobilinkgsm.com and Facebook SimplyMobilink community as well as YouTube SimplyMobilink channel