Srishti Sharma, Founder of GAME,woman entrepreneur and social activist
This is the interview of Srishti Sharma, woman entrepreneur, social activist & Founder of GAME. We hope you find the inspiring interview useful and inspiring through your entrepreneurial journey and will keep you motivated.
This is the interview of Srishti Sharma, woman entrepreneur, social activist & Founder of GAME. We hope you find the inspiring and motivating interview beneficial and encouraging as you begin on your business adventure, and that it will inspire you to keep going.
We also hope you find the motivating interview useful and inspiring through your entrepreneurial journey and will keep you motivated.
At Sugermint, our aim is to bring to our women entrepreneurs community some of the inspiring and motivational success stories from the entrepreneurial ecosystem.
As part of this endeavour, we invited yet another passionate entrepreneur Srishti Sharma, woman entrepreneur, social activist & Founder of GAME for an exclusive interview with us.
Tell us a little about yourself
Srishti Sharma: I am a Serial entrepreneur and social activist. Currently the founder at Asia’s first online esports marketplace named GAME.
I am also building world’s first company in space mining Some of the previous work experience include co founder at Human science , founder at Kilkari and Rehmat.
With over 8 years of experience in ideation, management, marketing, administration and finance handling.
4 times TEDx speaker, Josh talks speaker , Young achiever 2019 awardee, Indian icon leadership 2019 awardee, exemplary performer of the year 2019, Indian leadership awardee 2018 and ‘Distinguished women entrepreneur of the year ‘ 2019! Asia’s most innovative women entrepreneur of of the year 2020 by Yeforum !
Listed as ‘Most successful female entrepreneurs of India ‘ now converted into a book !
I am a 24 year old change maker 🙂
How did you get your idea or concept for the online esports marketplace?
Srishti Sharma: As gamer for years I realised two major burning problems- complex offline esports arrangement and an absence of a dedicated esports platform to earn from skills.
What service do you offer at your online esports marketplace?
Srishti Sharma: Game is an online esports marketplace helping gamers to establish their career.
What is unique about GAME?
Srishti Sharma: It is first ever platform that helping lay esports career opportunities for gamers / non gamers globally.
What made you choose this online esports marketplace?
Srishti Sharma: India’s esports industry has increased over 60% in the Lsr 3 years and is already at no 1 in the world , the opportunity and market is big and so is the burning problem.
What was your mission at the outset?
Srishti Sharma: To be a sole training ground for global players and train them enough so they represent their respective countries at olympics.
How many employees in your organization?
Srishti Sharma: 11 in total including trainees and interns.
How do you build a successful client base?
Srishti Sharma: By solving the exact needs of a customer.
What’s your company’s goals?
Srishti Sharma: To establish as Asia’s first online esports marketplace generating careers of players globally.
What have been some of your failures, and what have you learned from them?
Srishti Sharma: Entrepreneurship is a path to self discovery and is also a journey of multiple failures . One such failure that we encountered in the early days was a major taboo of absense of female gamers in the Asian markets and it was a challenge initially to involve female gamers in our user base.
Who has been your greatest inspiration?
Srishti Sharma: Steve jobs , he is a classic example of the entrepreneurial jest and spirit.
If you had one piece of advice to startup or entrepreneur just starting out, what would it be?
Srishti Sharma: Just go for it ! Don’t wait to cross the society’s benchmarks of graduating or doing a certain role / task . Believe in yourself , have faith in your idea and get on the mission!
What are some of the biggest mistakes you’ve made?
Srishti Sharma: Listening up people’s perception , believes around women entrepreneurs , how its the man’s game while girls are meant to be pretty and play safe . I think listening to those ideas made me waste time in my life.
Does your company help the community or society?
Srishti Sharma: Yes , we at GAME help promoting minority groups like female players , underprivileged section of the society that are interested in esports. Our sponsors back merit based players and fund their career making.
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