Mr. Pramod Joshi is a visionary entrepreneur and industrialist. Senior Management Guru, Dr P C Shejwalkar has ranked Mr. Joshi as the first among 20 Indian Visionary Entrepreneurs. He is also a passionate lover of Indian Classical Music & Dance, in pure form.
As a hobby, Mr Joshi has organized more than 120 music & dance concerts over last 20 years. International Dance Council, Paris (IDC) is the organization of United Nation. IDC has conferred Hon Membership on Mr Joshi in recognition of his valuable contribution to promote Indian Classical Dance & Music.
As concert-organizer, he has been active in theatre-Concerts as well as house-concerts. His concerts are innovative, thematic, pure classical and yet highly entertaining. Malhar Aavishkar concert is expression of Malhar Raag thr medium of Vocal, Instrument and Dance forms. Nine concerts spanning over 15 hours are enjoyed by thousands of Pune Rasiks. His thematic concerts included : Ek Pariwar… Ek Malhar, Yuva Jugal, Miya Biwika Malhar, Karnatak Malhar, and Odisha Malhar.
He presents young and talented artists of different Gharanas and Dance-schools. His house-concerts i.e. Baithak provides close rapport between artist and audience. Guru Manisha Sathe was delighted to perform Kathak & Marathi Lavani in his bungalow and Pt Bhimsen Joshi rendered Bhajan-Concert , way back in 1977!
He also felicitates and gives Awards to Dance & Music Scholars . It’s token of his deep respect for their valuable contribution. This Award is the recognition & appreciation for their scholastic contribution.
International Dance Council, United Nations Organization is based in Paris. They conferred Honorary Membership on Mr Joshi for internet promotion of Classical Dance.
He had planned Medi-Claim Heath Insurance Scheme for Classical Artists. He had also promoted association of music-organizers.
Mr. Pramod Joshi is equally innovative, creative in his profession. As an engineer & entrepreneur, he has developed automatic machine for mass production of Chapattis & Rotis. He holds the technical patent. His pilot plant has produced 2 lakh chapattis per day and supplies to institutional clients included Railways, Defense, Hospitals & Industries. He suffered paralytic stroke a few years back. After the recovery, now, has dream to develop machine to produce 10 lakh chapattis a day. He has promoted a public limited company to implement the pioneering project: The Staple Foods (India ) Ltd. He is the Chairman & Managing Director. He had built-up huge brand equity for Ru*Ru Rotis!
Last but not in the least, Mr Joshi is an athlete par excellence. He is a long distance runner. He had been running 12 kilometers every morning for 30 years. He has done more than 10 Marathons . He also swims 1000 meters every evening , since 1975!