Meet the next set of #BurgundyAchievers 2018 to know how these women are breaking new ground in digital.
1. Geetha Kannan, MD – Anita Borg Institute
Geeta, MD at ABI, is working towards demolishing stereotypes when it comes to the technological space. Anita Borg Institute (ABI) aims to promote the issue of gender-inclusive workforce. ABI, famously known for its Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing which is the world’s largest gathering of women in technology, strives to uplift women in the digital space.
2. Shruti Dandekar, Founder – 13 Woodhouse Road
Shruti is an architect who started quilting a few years back. Her endeavour engages in making quilts and teaches women the same and trains creative women entrepreneurs to convert their passions to profits. In the process of working and blogging, she also works towards helping creative women entrepreneurs start and grow as successful home-based businesses.
3. Ajaita Shah, Founder – Frontier Markets
Ajaita’s vision through her social enterprise aims to uplight the integration of technology. Frontier Markets is a rural marketing, sales and service distribution company which provides access to affordable and quality consumer durables to low-income households in India.
4. Amy Aribam, Founder – Amaria Fashions
Amy’s journey from being a corporate professional to an entrepreneur has been all about growth. Amaria Fashions, with a range that spreads from ethnic wear to mother-daughter specially curated apparels, manages to re-introduce handloom saree as an affordable, fashionable, and easily manageable daily wear.
5. Ginny Kohli, Founder – WedWise
As an entrepreneur in the wedding business, Ginny is making a huge impact in terms of perception and planning. WedWise offers consultancy and portfolio management services for various wedding professionals and service providers seeking well curated offline and social media presence.
6. Reena Chopra, Founder – Magical Holidays
With over two decades of experience in the Travel industry, Reena carries her vast experience and expertise in the Travel Industry. Her travel venture “Magical Holidays Pvt. Ltd” has made its mark in the travel fraternity of being a company of strong repute, catering to travellers across places.
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