Entrepreneur of the Month
Shalan Sapre Joshi
Bharati Pahade's story is of a simple housewife turned into a successful women entrepreneur. She was determined and strong willed and wanted to do something out of the league. After trying hands in some business activities Bharati zeroed in on food products. Today her firm is engaged in manufacture of natural & nutritional products for baby like khimti, kheer. Her product range boasts of forty plus products. Bharati's enterprise specializes in manufacture of all the products that are without chemical and preservatives. She is the winner of Swayamsiddha Puraskar 2018-19.
Bharati Pahade is our "Entrepreneur for the month" of March, 2020.
To a passerby, Namrata Gawade is just another common housewife. But, to those who know her, she is a person like no other. Her story inspires many. She started from a humble beginning, entered in areas where very few women tread. She learnt the Stock Market Operations from her husband and started involving herself in the trade. Slowly, but surely, she learnt the business and has now started her own company N.G.Financial Services OPC Ltd. What is notable is that her husband left his well settled job and joined his wife's company.
Namrata Gawade works in a mission mode. Her vision is to ensure that women and especially marathi women enter stock market business. To translate her vision into reality, she conducts free stock market training programmes for women at different locations. She has also started women run franchisee network of her company. Namrata always lends her bit in the effort of women empowerment and has supported cause of many women in Diva, Dist. Thane where she is based.
Namrata Gawade is our "Entrepreneur for the month" of February, 2020.
Mrs.Ashwini Raut's story should inspire many. A mother of two from Pune. She is a classic example to demonstrate how one can convert your passion into a business. Cooking and Baking was the forte of Ashwini Raut from her childhood days. She learnt many recipes and mastered the art of baking.
Today, Ashwini is a successful Homebaker. So far she has conducted more than 400 cooking and baking classes successfully. The more inspiring part of the story is that till date she has helped more than 200 women to become independent by starting their own business activity.
Mrs.Ashwini Raut is our "Entrepreneur of the Month" for January, 2020.
Dr.Sonali Ashish kalgude
Dr.Sonali Ashish Kalgude is a practicing doctor. She runs Skin Care Clinic by the name Kalon Skin Care at Kharghar, Navi Mumbai. She specializes in advanced Skin & Hair Care. Dr.Sonali has also set up branches of her clinic in Nashik, Thane etc.
What separates Dr.Sonali from others is that she is engaged in social work as well. She has conducted more than 50 free medical camps for women, she also provides free counselling for women on physical, emotional and mental issues. Dr.Sonali also assists women in providing employment opportunities and has places more than 50 women in gainful employment activities. She is keenly involved in development of Self Help Groups (SHGs) as a tool for women empowerment.
Dr. Sonali is winner of Doctor Kokan Gaurav Award..2019, Adarsh Social Work Special Award 2019 and Creative Women Award 2018.
Dr.Sonali Ashish Kalgude is our "Entrepreneur of the Month" for December 2019.