Ranbir wins brand ambassador of the year award

Last Updated: Oct 20, 2011, 15:58 PM IST

Mumbai: Actor Ranbir Kapoor has received brand ambassador of the year award for KWAN, an entertainment and marketing company, by Storyboard Consumer Awards organised by CNBC Awaaz.

"Brand endorsements provide a great additional avenue to reach out to audiences along with our films. I am thrilled to have associations that are in line with my personality and my beliefs," Ranbir said in a statement.

The 29-year-old received the honour from Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan Wednesday while KWAN has been named the "Agency of the Year".

The previous recipients of the brand ambassador of the year award include Shah Rukh Khan, Akshay Kumar and Genelia D`Souza for different brands that they have promoted.

IANS