Meet five women entrepreneurs who overcame the odds

For-Enterpreneur-Story_ThinkstockPhotos-4912451372Taking up entrepreneurship is not easy but it is no longer alien to women in India. Many women have made a mark in the startup ecosystem and have shown what it takes to live their dream. Be it in e-commerce, fashion or digital payments, these women are scripting a success story despite social and cultural […]

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Businesses have to be faster in adopting mobile strategies: Facebook’s Umang Bedi

Umang-Bedi_facebookThe world’s largest social networking site Facebook, which has over 166 million active monthly users in India alone, has over 95% of its users logging in via mobile phones. At an event in New Delhi on Wednesday, Facebook hosted “Mobile Moves Business”- an industry event designed to bring together businesses, industry experts and marketers to […]

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Doctors networking app Curofy appoints former LimeRoad exec as product head

Abhishek-Sharma_feGurgaon-based 911 India Healthcare Pvt. Ltd, which operates networking app for doctors Curofy, has appointed former LimeRoad executive Abhishek Sharma as vice president of products. Sharma will be responsible for user experience, Curofy said in a statement. The appointment is likely to fast-track Curofy’s monetization drive, it added. An IIT-Delhi alumnus, Sharma earlier worked as […]

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Former Flipkart VP appointed CEO of fashion portal Styletag

micle-adnaniStyletag, a portal for curated designer wear, has appointed former Flipkart vice president Michael Mehran Adnani as its CEO. Adnani will oversee the firm’s operations and spearhead its growth, a report by PTI said. A veteran in the e-commerce space, Adnani’s previous stint was as vice president of strategic brand alliances at Flipkart. Prior to […]

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Outlook 2016: 12 women entrepreneurs to watch out for

OUTLOOK_LEEven as the Bansals and the Yadavs hogged the limelight for the most part of 2015, there was a set of women entrepreneurs silently toiling away to take their startups to the next level. Be it e-commerce or fin-tech, these women did not shy away from the wave of entrepreneurship sweeping the country. And the […]

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