Nothing Cheesy About It

Anuradha Krishnamoorthy’s desire to create opportunities for the economically and physically challenged led her to form a partnership with her friend Namrata Sundaresan to venture into cheese making with Kase. On March 5, 2018, Anuradha Krishnamoorthy, a trained social worker running the artisanal cheese making venture Kase, received a call from the Ministry of Women… Read more »

Women power at its fundamental best

Ten-year old Sahachari Foundation has thus far helped over 20 charitable organisations. Going forward, the Foundation’s powerful team of 18 women aims to support more NGOs across the length and breadth of the country and even plans on going international. Braving the monsoon in Mumbai is not for the faint hearted. When I landed mid-week, it was raining the proverbial cats, dogs… Read more »

Caring for the GenNext Elders!

They are a fiercely independent lot. Yet, there are times they need help. With most of the younger generation in their families away in different cities and countries, the elders of today are facing a different set of challenges – the need for aid, not just at the clinical level, but at non-clinical level as… Read more »

Kavithalayaa Productions forays into Digital Content Business

Founded by the legendary Film Director and Dadasaheb Phalke Awardee, K. Balachander, 37-year old Kavithalayaa is a name to reckon with in the field of cinema and television. Not only has it produced more than 58 films across various genres and 3000+ hours of television content, it has also introduced superstars like Rajinikanth and KamalHaasan… Read more »

Unboxing the next opportunity

Lightbox Ventures funded Flinto Learning Solutions, a company that creates play-based activities for kids, plans to enter the Southeast Asian market a year after launching their second product, Flintoclass, aimed at preschools.

Creating thick bonds!

Yeshwanth and Ashwin’s The ThickShake Factory aims to please the taste buds of the NextGen with their thick milk shakes. The company is currently operational in 14 cities & 2 countries with 83 outlets and aims to become a global QSR chain with outlets in South East Asia and Middle East over the over the next couple of years. 

Multiple faces of the Medimix Man

A V Anoop needs no introduction. He’s the man who’s been with the Medimix brand for the last 35 years and has established its growth journey by ensuring the brand retains what it stands for : trust and quality. He has another side to him, the side where he puts on a mask and dons… Read more »

Empowering the Rural Market

IIM- Bangalore – NSR Cell mentored, Government of Karnataka Elevate 100 winner,  NayaGaadi is a multi utility marketplace for new vehicles set up with the aim of helping the underserved, under represented and under recognized rural auto consumer by offering personalized service and delivery options. The company is currently operating in Bengaluru and Berhampur ( Odisha ), serving customers in Karnataka, Maharastra, Andhra Pradesh and Tamilnadu. In the next two years, it aims to enter 30 Tier 1 cities and is looking at raising pre-seed round to aid its expansion.

Quenching His Entrepreneurial Thirst

Prabhu Gandhikumar belongs to a family of entrepreneurs and seeks new challenges constantly. After completing his mechanical engineering and having worked in the IT industry in the US, he returned to India to join his father’s foundry business. But the urge for challenge led him to food processing segment, beverages to be precise. Prabhu shares his experiences in setting up and challenges in running Tanvi Foods, and how he learnt the ropes on the job.