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Welcome to Dollar Gujarati, a show about successful Indian Immigrant entrepreneurs and professionals in America. We talk with them about their ideas and struggles on the road to success in this land of opportunity.

As immigrants ourselves, we want to understand the different paths that successful immigrant Gujaratis have taken to establish themselves since this will help us navigate our journey in America.
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Welcome to Dollar Gujarati, a show about successful Indian Immigrant entrepreneurs and professionals in America. We talk with them about their ideas and struggles on the road to success in this land of opportunity.

As immigrants ourselves, we want to understand the different paths that successful immigrant Gujaratis have taken to establish themselves since this will help us navigate our journey in America.
Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/dollar-gujarati/support

    #19 - Jay Shah on how to start a company in US as an immigrant | Dollar Gujarati

    #19 - Jay Shah on how to start a company in US as an immigrant | Dollar Gujarati

    Show Introduction:

    Welcome to Dollar Gujarati, A show about Gujarati entrepreneurs and businessmen, and the stories behind their success in America.

    We talk about their struggles and opportunities on the road to success in the land of opportunity.

    Guest Introduction:

    Jay left a comfortable high paying job at Facebook to pursue his entrepreneurial dreams and start BlkBox. Blkbox automates performance marketing.

    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jay-shah-77a98260/

    Blkbox: https://blkbox.ai/

    More Episodes: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL3SdQkxStIvo0HyZVn6v3Ye_Es9_Wfg1D


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    • 34 min
    #18 - Nupur Mehta on Networking Like a Pro | Dollar Gujarati

    #18 - Nupur Mehta on Networking Like a Pro | Dollar Gujarati

    About the guest: Nupur Mehta

    Shifted to Silicon Valley at the age of 13 with her family. Dropped out of USC to found her own startup.

    Selected and funded by Y-Combinator, the prestigious startup accelerator which has an acceptance rate lesser than Harvard University.

    Started her second company OTAInfo which protects internet-enabled devices from attacks such as Zoom Bombing.

    Despite being a young millennial, she is heavily influenced by traditional Gujarati values of Positivity and Frugality.

    OTAinfo: https://www.otainfo.com/



    Check out our YouTube channel to see her amazing presentation! 



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    • 18 min
    #17 - Rahim Fazal on the Sales Strategy for B2B and D2C startups | Dollar Gujarati

    #17 - Rahim Fazal on the Sales Strategy for B2B and D2C startups | Dollar Gujarati

    Rahim Fazal is back with his take on Sales. Let's hear SV Academy's Founder and CEO take on the challenge to design a Sales strategy for a B2B EdTech startup and a D2C Home Automation startup - Let's learn Sales from one of Silicon Valley's best in class Sales Leader.   



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    • 17 min
    #14 Y-Combinator's Ankit Gordhandas on how to acquire initial users | Dollar Gujarati

    #14 Y-Combinator's Ankit Gordhandas on how to acquire initial users | Dollar Gujarati

    Show Introduction:

    Welcome to Dollar Gujarati, A show about Gujarati entrepreneurs and businessmen, and the stories behind their success in America.
    We talk about their struggles and opportunities on the road to success in the land of opportunity.

    Guest Introduction:

    Ankit Gordhandas is a Mumbai-born technology entrepreneur. Ankit came to America for a Bachelors in Electrical Engineering from MIT. He worked for a few years in the biomedical engineering field, before starting his company, Intersect Labs. Intersect Labs provides Predictive Analytics for your data using Machine Learning in 3 simple clicks. 

    Today we will learn how Ankit acquired his first users for Intersect Labs. He recommends reading Paul Graham's essay on doing things that don't scale.

    More Episodes: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL3SdQkxStIvo0HyZVn6v3Ye_Es9_Wfg1D


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    • 12 min
    #16- Vikram Patel on how to get US investors for Indian Startup | Dollar Gujarati

    #16- Vikram Patel on how to get US investors for Indian Startup | Dollar Gujarati

    Show Introduction:

    Welcome to Dollar Gujarati, A show about Gujarati entrepreneurs and businessmen, and the stories behind their success in America. We talk about their struggles and opportunities on the road to success in the land of opportunity.

    Guest Introduction:

    Today we talk to startup founder, Vikram based in India who got his funding from the US.  Vikram Patel is the CTO and Co-Founder of DocVita- a voice enabled medical assistant. Lets learn the secret behind how he was able to bring on US investors despite being located in Indore, a Tier 2 city in India, 

    For full Video : https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCkZ366Nogr2zupCPUJtiT3w


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    • 18 min
    #15 Y-Combinator's Jinal and Forum Jhaveri on how to get first paying customer | Dollar Gujarati

    #15 Y-Combinator's Jinal and Forum Jhaveri on how to get first paying customer | Dollar Gujarati

    Show Introduction:

    Welcome to Dollar Gujarati, A show about Gujarati entrepreneurs and businessmen, and the stories behind their success in America.

    We talk about their struggles and opportunities on the road to success in the land of opportunity.

    Guest Introduction:

    Today’s founders are power couple Forum & Jinal Jhaveri. They both came to America for a Masters Degree in Computer Science in 2001 together. Jinal worked for a few years as a software developer whereas Foram worked as a Manager at PwC, until they received their Green Cards through the EB1 category. They immediately switched gears in their life to start their first company LogN, a digital services based company.

    Soon after having their first child and realizing the problems in the school admission processes in the US they started their second company School Mint to make this process digital. Both their companies are running successfully and have crossed the decade mark.


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    • 24 min

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