Nagpur is the educational and commercial hub of Vidarbha and is one of the upcoming Smart cities of India. The state government has funded incubation centre which brings in a lot of opportunities for the tech and startup enthusiasts in Nagpur. These are some of the successful startups that are presently running in Nagpur.
Kizore Software Pvt. Limited
Founder- Rahul Tarnekar & Abhijeet Thakare
Industry- IT Services
Rahul Tarnekar and Abhijeet Thakare, the founder and directors of Kizore Software private limited. They founded this software company that provides IT services to small and mid-size business in India and overseas. The company has a team of software professionals who can quickly understand, learn, develop and deliver software to customers. The company provides an advantage of lean execution to its customers in software development, maintenance, support and technical documentation. The company was founded in 2012 and is located in Nagpur (India).
Founder- Sangharakshak Neel
Industry- Food Tech
Sangharakshak Neel, the founder of the Nagpur based start-up, a graduate from Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay. Foodbymood is an app that allows foodies to discover dishes and different flavours in the beautiful city of Nagpur. It gives a preview of dishes from all restaurants in the city and helps the customer with ordering food from the given menu of the restaurant. The app has seen a considerable profitable growth of above 15%.
Lemon Ideas Innovations Private Ltd.
Founder- Deepak Menaria
Deepak Menaria, the founder of Lemon Ideas Innovations Private Ltd., who came up with an innovate idea of Talent Innovation. It gives a push to people in academic projects to work on their entrepreneurial journey. The company nurtures and supports around 1000 entrepreneurs and innovators by 2020 and hopes to continue to build on the project over the years and pick up its venture with 50,000 jobs created by this platform itself.
Founders- Manish Khanchandani & Sagar Bhajani
Manish Khanchandani and Sagar Bhajani, the founders of Humble Khichdi, believe that with various leading foreign fast-food chains now available in India, this generation is having too much unhealthy food.
Khichdi is supposed to be healthy food and they wish to re-invent it from it being a boring dish to a dish of the new generation with different new western to modern flavours which will make it more exciting and innovative dish. They take around 120-130 orders on a daily bases at a reasonable price. We hope they succeed in re-branding khichdi.
Founder- Shubham Jadhav
Shubham Jadhav, the founder of LiveNapt, has always been fascinated by how business works and hence started working as club manager at e-cell VNIT and worked actively to make the club progress. His passion for business led him to come up with LiveNapt. He finally decided that he will create an online invoice manager for corporate people since they have to claim a lot of reimbursements from the accounts department regularly.
He has pursed his Engineering from Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology in Mining and Mineral Engineering. He believes in adding value to his work and to the team with which he works. He believes in learning and developing continuously.
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Bloom Consulting Services
Founder- Manish Gidwani
Industry- Software Development
Manish Gidwani, the founder of Bloom Consulting Services, has extensive management experience and has done his Master’s from the University of Florida in Engineering Management and done his under graduation from Nagpur University. He has been a sales manager and business development manager and launches this company in 2014 with a base in Singapore as well.
It is a software development company specialized in developing web applications and mobile apps for other companies on iOS, Android, and Windows Phones and has a team of 50 in-house developers, designers and advisors.
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White Elephant Process Consulting Firm
Founder- Ritesh Badole
Industry- IT Services
Ritesh Badole, the founder of the white elephant process consulting firm, has done his under graduation and post graduation from the University of Mumbai. He has expertise in brand management, marketing, promotion, selling services etc. He launched it in August 2012 which focuses on marketing and search engine optimization consulting, google analytics, digital marketing, implementation support, IT process consulting, and business improvement diagnosis.
This is our list for successful startups in Nagpur. If you know any other startups in Nagpur, please let us know in the comment. We will connect with them to feature their story.
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