Gurgaon, September 20, 2014:Apeejay Stya University (ASU), in association with The Indus Enterprises (T.I.E), organised an ‘Industry Mentorship Clinic’ for all the students in Sep. 2014.The students got an opportunity to interact with the successful entrepreneur, Mr. Gaurav Bhatnagar from Tek Travels Pvt. Ltd.
Mr. Bhatnagar is a computer science graduate from the elite Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi and has several years of experience in building large and complex web and travel solutions. He spearheaded the development of a flagship travel portal, Travel Boutique Online. NASSCOM also acknowledged their technology competence and selected their portal amongst the top 100 IT innovations of 2007. Mr. Bhatnagar also provides consulting to travel companies looking to leverage technology to grow and scale their businesses. He is also a co-founder in a web 2.0 technology company called Tekriti. Previously, he has worked with Microsoft at their headquarters in Redmond.
The session for the day commenced with Mr. Bhatnagar, who very candidly shared his journey through a story named ‘The Story of a Student Start-Up’. He spoke about how he worked on his start-up programme from scratch and the various ups & downs faced by him. He enlightened the gathering through his experiences. The session was followed by an interesting Q&A round.
It was a great event for all the students to learn about the very basic yet vital factors about entrepreneurship