Sandeep Maheshwari is a name among millions who struggled, failed and surged ahead in search of success and happiness. Just like any other middle class guy, he too had a bunch of unclear dreams and a blurred vision of his goals in life.
Sandeep Maheshwari Age, Bio, Books, Quotes and Video
1] Sandeep Maheshwari Overview
Sandeep Maheshwari is one of the most famous entrepreneur in India. He is very popular among Indian Youth due to his ability to motivate young minds with his motivational stories. He has earned success in a hard way, after failing again and again and learning lessons from those ventures.
This, along with the fact that he is a self made professional, gives him a special place in the list of top entrepreneurs of India. He is the owner of Imazesbazaar.com, which is the largest online platform for stock photos of Indian Models. The website has been able to connect thousands of photographers and lakhs of models.
2] Sandeep Maheshwari Early Life
Sandeep Maheshwari was born on 28th September 1980 in New Delhi. He started giving the glimpses of his businessful mind from his childhood days only. He started having profit by renting his two wheeler to other people, which was gifted to him by his father.
His father used to work in the aluminium business. But he left the business due to a fight with his partner. This resulted in the crisis of money in their family. His father tried to get back on the financial track by many methods but nothing worked. This situation shifted the responsibilities of the family on his shoulders at a young age of just 19.
He started finding ways to earn money, which included working in marketing company and manufacturing household products. At this stage of life, he decided to leave the path of formal education. He dropped out of Kirorimal College (part of Delhi University) in third year, where he was pursuing Bachelor of Commerce degree.
After the drop out, he entered the field of Modelling. At this time, he witnessed the exploitation and harassment of Models behind the curtains of this attractive and sizzling world. This had a deep impact on Sandeep’s mind. He decided to help these models and create a better environment around the modelling world.
3] Sandeep Maheshwari Professional Life
Sandeep Maheshwari changed many jobs before he created imagesbazaar company. He took a small two week course in photography. He started making portfolios of models at affordable rates. As the work did not created too much income, he left photography.
He joined Japan Life, a Multi-Level-Marketing company, where he was able to make good money.
He started a company with his three friends in 2002, which he had to close down in six months only. His company did not worked out, but the desire to succeed and improve the condition of the models was still burning in him.
In 2003, he created a Guinness world record of photographing 122 models and taking 10,000 shots of them in just 10 hours and 45 minutes. This was the turning point of his life. He pursued the photography career and gained a good status in the modelling industry.
4] Sandeep Maheshwari Creation of Imagesbazaar
At that time, Companies were required to put a lot of efforts for their advertisements. They used to go through a long process which included contacting models, making agreements with them, conducting shoots and editing the images. After all these efforts only, they were able to publish their advertisements. This used to cost too much effort and money.
Sandeep Maheshwari solved this problem by creating the Imazesbazaar company in 2006. He used to conduct photo shoots of the models and companies were allowed to choose their favourite model from the available photos. This reduced the need for photo shoots to be conducted by the companies.
At the initial stage of Imagesbazaar, he was the only one to perform all the tasks.
He used to take photographs, make calls and perform counselling on his own. As the company started to grow, more people joined this venture.
The Company has been able to implement his idea of a better environment in the modelling industry, where new models can be launched without harassment and exploitation. He has become one of the most popular entrepreneur of India.
Alongside entrepreneur, he is a mentor and youth icon. He is helping the youth by motivating them to believe in themselves. His concept of “aasan hai” about life has changed the perception of people about the complexity of life.