Dr. Raza Bokhari Receives Philadelphia Journal's 'Award


Washington, DC : Dr. Raza Bokhari, a noted Pakistani American, Tuesday received the Philadelphia Business Journal's '40 under 40' Philadelphia Award.
He was chosen out of 200 professionals as one of the region's most accomplished young professionals by the Philadelphia Business Journal and the Fox School of Business and Management, of Temple University.
The selection was based on "demonstration of leadership ability, business success, community or civic activities and overall regional impact."
Dr. Raza Bokhari is President and CEO Lakewood Pathology Associates & Parkway Clinical Laboratories.
Mr. Mohammad Sadiq, Deputy Chief of Mission, Pakistan Embassy, attended the ceremony, and congratulated Dr. Raza Bokhari on the achievement. He said the success of the Pakistani-American community largely depends upon the achievements of young entrepreneurs. "We are proud of the emerging leadership of the Pakistani American community.
"Dr. Bokhari is one of the rising stars. He achieved success through dedication, hard work and honesty."
"He is well respected in the ethnic community, and broader society."
DCM Sadiq said Dr. Bokhari achieved success at a comparatively young age and is an example of Pakistan entrepreneurship and hard work and we are proud of him."
The dean and publisher of Philadelphia Journal presented him the award. The citation acknowledged that Pakistani-Americans make up a hard working community. "In addition to his success in business, Dr. Bokhari has contributed handsomely towards activism in Pakistani Americans."

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