Sky is the limit!
For some people they have everything, but they complain on others if any thing goes bad. For some people they have only some thing and they try to reach the sky in any given situation.
Such a kind of person is Mr.Ilango, his blindness did not put a stop in his life, but in-stead it gave him the power to explore the real world inside!.
After several struggles, he was able to complete his higher secondary schooling and he secured 100/100 in his favorite accounts subject. He did not stop there, then he joined B.A English Literature at the Loyola college, Chennai and he successfully completed the course with the honorable Gold Medal . During that year, the Loyola College Administration, congratulated him as the best outgoing student.
Ilango is a dynamic and versatile professional who believes that sky is the limit when it comes to exploring individual potential. He leads by example, and has been excelling and making a mark for himself in three parallel careers – Life skills Trainer/Voice over artist and a professional singer/Chairman and Managing Director of ACE Panacea. He has a team of 250 trainers and creating a change in the lives of various industries.
Ilango has proved by example that formal management degrees are not necessary to run a successful brand as long as a person has strong conviction, values and self confidence. He has the unique distinction of being the only visually challenged person, who has won accolades in the field of music, voice over, and in business.
Ilango has completed his Masters in English from Loyola College, Chennai and has also done M.Phil in English. He started his career as a teacher. Subsequently, he worked as a lecturer in English and trained and helped innumerable students who are very successful professionals today.
Later, Ilango moved on to become a successful Life Skills Trainer and a Voice-over artist. He is indeed the “Complete Man” as voiced by him in the famous Raymond’s advertisement. He understood the need for effective training solutions required by various industries and specifically the educational sector. This need helped him create ACE PANACEA.
His team of trainers works towards his vision of providing effective training by conducting an in-depth analysis of the needs of various sectors – the educational sector, IT, ITES, manufacturing, logistics, etc. His vision and drive has helped him earn the admiration of eminent trainers who are proud to be associated with the ACE Panacea Brand or Brand Ilango.
As a public speaker, he has been invited by educational institutions, industries and the general public to share his life inspiring story and motivate people on specific topics like entrepreneurship, leadership qualities, social awareness and communication skills.
All TV channels, newspapers and magazines in Tamil and English get his expert opinion on topics such as motivation, English fluency development, self confidence and outlook towards the visually challenged.
He also holds two honorary positions with Exnora namely-
President, EYE Exnora and President, Enjoy Life Every Moment.
President, EYE Exnora and President, Enjoy Life Every Moment.
Many awards and tributes have been adorning his successes in recognition of his personal accomplishments.
- Siva Foundation award best Contribution to Music along with the play back singer S.P,Balasubramaniyam on 21/6/2011
- “Tamil nadu state government Award’’ - for being the Successful Employer and only visually challenged Voice over Artist, given by Mr. M.K. Stalin, on 03.12.2010.
- “Rose of Ridvan Award” – BAHAI’S assembly of Chennai 25th April 2010
- OYI (Outstanding Young Indian) award by JCI, (National Level) in 27 December 2009
- OYP (Outstanding Young Person) award by JCI, (Regional Zone Level) in Nov 2009
- Selected as OYP (Outstanding Young Person) award by JCI, Chennai in 2009
- Selected as a YOUTH ICON by India Today in 2009
- ‘Best Achiever Award’ at Loyola College in 1994.
- Outstanding youth award‘by Rajiv Gandhi foundation in 2000.
- Comfortable in playing Musical Keyboard i.e. reproduction of any tunes at instant hearing.
- Technology Savvy: Optimum use of Mobile with TALKS application.
- Efficient Computer handling with the use of JAWS (Job Application with Speech) application.
- Professional Script Writing in English and Tamil for documentaries and commercials.
- Anchoring Musical shows and events in English and literary Tamil.
PARALLEL PROFESSIONAL CAREERS
AS A SINGER
- Ability to sing extensively a gamut of two thousand songs from memory (without looking at the notes) In Tamil and other languages.
- Outstanding Singer Award at the Philips India singing contest in 1991
- Won Kalingar T.V Pattukku Paattu BEST SINGER Award in 2009
- He has been a professional singer on Stage and in Recordings since 1995.
- He has been performing multilingual songs (Tamil, Malayalam, Telugu and Hindi) for Various occasions and visited many countries such as Dubai, Malaysia, Singapore and Thailand etc..
- He has sung in Tamil pop albums such as “pookkalin moli “, Kasadathapara” & Tamil Devotional albums
- He has sung for some Jingles like Co-optex, Winner soap which was broadcast on Radio and Televisions.
AS A VOICE- OVER Artist
- He has been rendering his voice in both English and Tamil for ad commercials,
- Documentary / short films and multimedia Corporate Presentations. Signature Voice of Mega T.V and Chennai live FM.
- Wavelet Mobile Stores
- Young man shirt
- Prince Jewelers
- Balu fashions
- Kumaran Stores etc.,
- Shri Ganapathy silks
- Professional Couriers
- Adayar Anandha Bhavan
- Sterling Resorts
- Pal lava Raja Properties
- A series on the Indian Emperors
- ISRO (1999)
- E-Governance (2001)
- A film on Diabetes
- A film on Thiruvalluvar
- A short film on Sri Varma gurukulam on VIJAY TV.
Popular Media Presentations:
- Aspire systems
- Madras Management Association
- Rajasthan Youth Association
- Madras Pharmaceuticals Limited
- CADS software
AS A TRAINER
- Trains more than 15,000 students every year.
- Most sought after trainer in corporate as well as college.
- Trains more than 3000 Faculty members in English Communication Skills of Various Colleges every year.
- Trains more than 2000 corporate personnel every year.
- He infects his followers with self created slogan
Self- created slogan
“BE HAPPY AND MAKE OTHERS HAPPY”.
- Makkal TV - "Vazhikatti' at 11 am to 12 pm on 02/07/2011
- Raj TV – Makkal Medai live show at 4 pm to 4.30pm on 18//02/2011
- ND Tv-hindu ‘‘We Connect’’ at 9.30 pm to 10 pm on 11/02/2011
- Makkal TV- “Vanam vasapadum” at 9am to 9.30 am on 01/01/2011
- Sathyam TV- “Nannambikai” at 11 am to 11.30 am on 01/01/2011
- Raj TV – Dhinam Dhinam live show at 8 am to 9.00am on 07/12/2010
- Cptain TV. – Sigaram thoduvom at 11am to 11.30am on 05/12/2010
- Jaya TV. – “guest in kaalaimalar”(Morning show)on 17/11/2010
- Podhigai TV – “Vetri Nichhayam”(Path to Successes) was telecast on 21/10/2010
- Raj News 24X7 TV – “Kadandhu Vandha Padhai “Part -2 (Sharing of Success story, Episode-2) was telecast on 11/7/2010
- Raj News 24X7 TV – “Kadandhu Vandha Padhai “ Part -1(Sharing of Success story, Episode-1) was telecast on 4/7/2010
- Makkal TV- “Velai vayppu”(Job Oppertunities) one-hour live show Interacting with public on job oriented career Counseling. on 24/6/2010
- Raj News 24X7 TV – “Idho Velai “(Here’s your Job) Half an-hour live show Interacting with public on job oriented career Counseling. on 2/6/2010
- NDTV HINDU-As an Outstanding young Indian Award winner(By JCI) was telecast on 13/1/2010
- Podhigai TV – Vaanam Vasapadum(The sky is within your reach) in commemoration of vivekanandha’s Birthday 12/1/2010.
- Podhigai T. V – “sandhipom sindhipom (Let ‘s meet and ponder)“as English consultant, singer and voice over artist
- Podhigai T. V. – “theriuma ungaluku” (Do you know) one-hour live show Interacting with public on job oriented career Counseling.
- Podhigai TV – “Nam Virundeenar”(Our guest) was telecast on October 2009.
- Vijay TV- “nayandi tharbar”(Assembly of Parody ) interviewed by yugi sethu as an English consultant.
- Jaya TV. – “guest in kaalaimalar”(Morning show)
- .Kalingar T. V. – “sandhitha velai”(During the rendez vous) ” interviewed by ramesh Prabha as an English consultant, singer, and voice over Artist
- Guest in “vasantha veedu”(Residence of spring) on fm rainbow.
- Interviewed as a singer on Dubai fm.
- Gave a half an hour talk on “pun is fun” on Chennai one All India radio.
- Interviewed as an achiever on Anna fm.
- Special guest on world space programme by ability Foundation.
- Adayar Times
- Ananda vikatan
- Pudhia thalai murai
- India Today
- Dinakaran Vasantham
- The Hindu
- The Indian Express.
- Idhayam Pesugirathu