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'Skilled in Odisha' to go global, state may rope in top designer Tim Kobe

Kobe is the man behind the original concept of Apple stores, has Nike, Citibank, Tesla, Coke, Virgin Atlantic Airways as key clients

Odisha Skills 2018, Skilled in Odisha, Tim Kobe, Naveen Patnaik
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Nirmalya BeheraJayajit Dash Bhubaneswar
'Skilled in Odisha' is on its way to earn a global tag with the state government mulling a tie-up with iconic designer and widely acclaimed innovation leader Tim Kobe. Founder and chief executive officer (CEO) of Eight Inc, Kobe is the man behind the original concept of Apple stores and counts multinationals like Nike, Citibank, Tesla, Coke and Virgin Atlantic Airways as his key clients.
 
“We are trying to showcase Odisha as the most happening hub for skilled manpower. Kobe is scheduled to visit Bhubaneswar on April 29 when we are hosting Odisha Skills 2018, our skills competition. We

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First Published: Apr 28 2018 | 11:04 PM IST

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