09 May Sandeep Maheshwari Biography (Struggle)
Sandeep Maheshwari is one of the fastest growing entrepreneurs of India. He is the founder and CEO of Imagesbazaar.com, the largest collection of Indian images.Imagesbazaar has over 1 Million images of Indian models with a network of over 11, online 500 photographers all over India. Without diving too much into his professional success, what makes him a lot different from other is that he is also a motivational speaker and is known for his ‘Free Motivational Life Changing Seminars’ to motivate and inspire the minds of the young.
2000 – Started as a freelance photographer without any studio (used to take studio on rent).
2001 – Sold his camera and joined Japan Life, a multi level marketing company.
2002 – Started a company in partnership with three more people but the company closed within a period of six months.
2003 – Wrote a book on marketing and started a consultancy firm. Failed again and got back to what he was really passionate about – photography. Created a World Record in fashion photography (Published in the “Limca Book of Records 2004”).
2004 – Created a small studio set-up at home and started expanding the portfolio making business by hiring few assistant photographers.
2005 – Conceived the idea to start a stock photography website and started working on ImagesBazaar.
2006 – Launched www.imagesbazaar.com with just 8,000 images shot by a few photographers.