Month: November 2019

Deepti Sharma

Deepti Sharma Leverages Global Cuisines for Good!

The inspiration for FoodtoEat came during a chance encounter at a food truck. Deepti Sharma, in law school, waited in line for some 30 minutes just to order a peanut butter cookie.…

Pooja Patel

Pooja Patel of Zaika New York loves her spicy Pumpkin curry

We sat down with Pooja Patel, the owner of acclaimed restaurant Zaika New York, to learn how does she celebrate Thanksgiving.  Her Thanksgiving is with friends and family with the usual tradition…

Kamakshi Sivaramakrishnan

Kamakshi Sivaramakrishnan is Storming the Male Tech Bastion

Heading an organization named by the Inc. 5000 conference as the fastest-growing woman-led company, a PhD from Stanford, coming up with an algorithm for NASA’s space shuttle to Pluto, being featured on…

hope for the future

The speeches that gave me hope for the future

I had the honor recently of being one of three judges at Speak Confidently’s public speaking grand finale competition. Founded by entrepreneur Sushana Chaudhary, Speak Confidently teaches New Jersey-based students to become…

Anu Bhagwati

Bhagwati ‘s SWAN is working to end harassment and assault in the military

War veteran Anu Bhagwati is an activist and an advocate who speaks up about the need to end sexual assault and gender violence in the military. Bhagwati founded the Service Womens Action Network (SWAN), an organization that aims to become the nations largest, most influential and effective network of service women.

SEEMA Salute to South Asian women in the military

A SEEMA Salute to South Asian women in the military

On Veteran’s Day, we salute, thank and celebrate those who have served in the military and their willingness to sacrifice for the common good. We especially take our hats off to women…