Kamakshi Media LLP

  • Gandhinagar, Gujarat
  • Media & EntertainmentDigital Media, Media & EntertainmentEntertainment, Media & EntertainmentDigital Media Publishing, Consumer Internet

We aim to redefine digital media through our Gaatha platform. Our audio show Baalgatha is the Number 1 Kids' podcast on iTunes India.

Founded:
2016
Stage:
Early Revenues
Market:
B2C

Startup Video

Featured

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PUBLISHING NEXT PARTNERS WITH MYKITAAB PODCAST | Press Release - RedNewswire

MyKitaab Podcast will be the podcasting partner for Publishing Next, an annual conference on publishing in India. MyKitaab will develop audio episodes based on the sessions during the event, and short video clips of the guests to be used in promotion

Jul 11, 2016

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Finnish author seeks success in India | Helsinki times

News article featuring Author Jesse Karjalainen, originally from Finland and grown up in Australia, who was a guest on MyKitaab Podcast, one of the shows produced by Kamakshi Media

Jul 01, 2016

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How to Subscribe to Baalgatha | Kamakshi Media

This video shows how you can subscribe to Baalgatha Podcast using WhatsApp or Hike Messenger. You can visit www.gaatha.co to listen to Childrens' Stories from Panchatantra, Jataka and other folk stories from around the world and subscribe to the podc

Jun 14, 2016


Founded

Kamakshi Media Incorporated

Jan

2016

New Product Release

MyKitaab Podcast launched (www.mykitaab.in)

Jan

New Product Release

Digital PowWow : Digital and Social media Released (www.digitalpowwow.net)

Feb

New Product Release

Baalgatha Launched (www.gaatha.co)

Jun

New Product Release

Launch of first B2B show for a nonprofit

Jul

New Product Release

NRI:Now, Returned to India released (www.smarturl.it/nricast)

Jul

New Product Release

Launch of our first B2B show for a startup.

Aug

New Product Release

Launched MyKitaab- Publishing Next 2016 Podcast, our first co-branded show

Sep

Media Coverage

Baalgatha becomes the Number 1 ranked Kids' Podcast on iTunes India.

Nov

Media Coverage

Downloads for Baalgatha Podcast: 30,000 per month; over 100,000 cumulative.

Dec

Jobs


Team Summary

Mrunal and Amar noticed that there was a dearth of on-demand audio content in India, particularly Childrens' stories. This motivated them to start Kamakshi Media.

Mrunal has experience in marketing, key account management, and B2B sales. She is a Fellow of the Insurance Institute of India and has a MBA in Marketing from Gujarat University. She has worked with the Marsh Group, Murugappa Group and was a consultant to the Ministry of Health, Government of India.

Amar has experience in operations, strategy and people management. He is an alumnus of IIM Ahmedabad and the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign. He has worked with Amazon, Schneider Electric and Jones Lang LaSalle in the past. Amar is a published author.

Ujwal Shangarpawar is our IT product manager. In addition, we have three part time employees at this stage - an audio editor, a website/social media manager and a virtual assistant

Team

Founding Team

Co-Founder @ Kamakshi Media LLP, Senior Program Manager @ amazon, Senior Program Manager @ GIZ, Associate General Manager @ Schneider Electric

WORK

Gaatha (2016 - present)
Co-Founder

amazon (2014 - 2015)
Senior Program Manager

Schneider Electric (2011 - 2014)
Associate General Manager

EDUCATION

Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad
PGPX • 2010 - 2011

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
MS • 2000 - 2002

University of Pune
B.E • 1996 - 2000

Mrunal Pandit


Co-Founder

Ujwal Shangarpawar


Product Manager

Product/Service Summary

Gaatha intends to become the Go-To place for On Demand audio in Indian languages, which the users can consume on the device of their choice. The audio series are tailored for targeted audiences and we distribute them through messenger platforms and streaming media.

Product/Service Descriptions