StartupYatra is an initiative of Nurture Talent Academy in which young startups, professionals and students visit the office of Gurus who are successful entrepreneurs or investors in their fields who share their knowledge and experiences in a candid manner; while also showcasing their workplace, teams and operations. Startups, Gurus and ∞ Possibilities – Let the journey begin!
Naidu Darapaneni is the CEO and Founder of Meraevents (Versant Online Solutions), which is a premium website for event organizers and participants. Started his career as Software Engineer and currently leads the team at MeraEvents and its products – Moozup and Venues. With a chequered career he sets the overall direction and is actively engaged in product strategy and implementation.With a vision of making a difference in the way business is conducted, Mr. Naidu has carved a niche for himself. Mr. Naidu mentors young entrepreneurs and is an active member of Professional organizations. Recently, he successfully exited his 10 year old software services venture by selling it to a leading player in a multi-crore deal.
15 min – Intro and networking
30 min – Interactive talk and experience sharing by Guru
30 min – Office showcase and meeting few members of Guru’s team
30 min – Discussions and Networking
15 min – Mentor the Mentor, feedback and closing