Editor on March 8th, 2010

Suvarna heads Sarvesh Industries, a company that deals with manufacturing of corrugated boxes and sheets. The company also specialized in craft and duplex paper cartons required for packing purpose and supplies these to various large manufacturing industries. Operating in a business that is usually male-dominated didn’t come easy. Suvarna had to fight off stereotypes associated […]

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Editor on March 8th, 2010

Shweta heads ZIQITZA that provides a network of equipped life support ambulances on a 24X7 basis. Her multi-level pricing strategy makes the services accessible to all (users transferred to private hospitals are charged while those transferred to government hospitals are subsidized). Ziqitza also deals with training citizens of Mumbai in first aid and basic life […]

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Editor on March 8th, 2010

Gayatri heads New Delhi based Q2amedia, a leading education content provider to the U.K, and U.S. markets in the pre-k to 12 segments. Q2amedia was the first Indian company to design and develop a program for U.S. state adoption (from concept to disc) and is today the largest library book packager in the world, developing […]

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Smitaben’s Sona Enterprises deals with production, sales and service of electronic instruments. Smitaben was the first woman to start sales and services for electronic items in her vicinity. Her low formal education made it difficult for her to manage and understand technical products. Lack of seed capital and funds to sustain the business, along with […]

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Editor on March 8th, 2010

Hailing from the Burdwan district of West Bengal, Anwara’s Pialee Enterprise is an organization that makes a variety of dresses by hand embroidery (Kamthastitech). It also manufactures products like saris, dress materials, blouses, t-shirts, tops, bed covers, stale, dupattas etc. of kanth stitch, in the process providing employment to several women in rural areas. Drawing […]

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Pavitra founded Vindhya Infomedia, a company that builds and manages data and image processing applications. It also handles form processing and insurance claims for some of its clients. The company is also into Web based services such as data extraction, email marketing, web analysis etc and run a non voice process BPO. What makes Vindhya […]

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Nusrat heads Jammu-based Petals & Ferns, an organization that grows cut flowers and flower seeds under Hi-Tech poly homes and in open cultivation. Petals & Ferns sells these flowers through both the retail and wholesale channels, across Jammu and neighboring states. Being the first woman entrepreneur in floriculture from the state, Nusrat faced heavy odds […]

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Nirmala founded Vivam Agrotech, an organization that deals in solid waste management. ‘Do not waste, waste’ is the mantra of the organization that uses several environment friendly ways for solid waste disposal. Vikram Agrotech uses vermin-composting systems for disposal of farm and garden waste and bacterial composting for municipal solid waste disposal. Disposal of kitchen […]

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