From being a dropout to being the founder of five startups, the entrepreneurial journey of Harshavardhan Jain has been quite interesting. As a professional with over a decade of experience in Business Consulting, Digital Marketing Consulting, Technology Service Consulting, UI/UX Consulting, Monetization Model, Startup Consulting, Go to market strategy, Investor pitch model, Sales and Marketing, and Branding, Harsha hasn’t missed a thing.
Born and raised in Hyderabad, Harsha himself is a one-person army. Harsha is the new face of the digital, technological, and business world. The fact that Harsha has spent most of his life in Hyderabad allows him to start his business-like (Walima Ki Dawat and Autohone) while keeping in mind the welfare of the people of his city.
Harshavardhan Jain is a human playing multiple characters in this play called life. At night he is a Script Writer. On weekends, he turns into a Motivational Speaker. Every morning he wakes up as an Entrepreneur, and in the afternoon, he wears a Business Consulting Suit on!
Let’s find out how he does it.
Harshavardhan Jain revolutionized the taxi business by starting “Door Taxi,” an inter-city online taxi booking service. DoorTaxi is a travel service that picks you from your doorstep and takes you from one place to another in all the comfort, leisure, and ecstasy of your car. It offers luxury sedan rides at fixed costs from one city to another. Having everything at the tip of your finger made it incredibly convenient for customers to get around cities.
Autohona is another excellent travel startup by Harshavardhan Jain. It is similar to Door Taxi; the only difference is that customers can book Auto instead of taxi online here. This startup came out as a great alternative to those who can’t afford the luxury of traveling in taxis. Harsha founded Autohona in the year 2013.
Autohona is an online booking platform for auto rickshaws. Users can call the company’s call center and tell its location and destination through a self-devised innovative algorithm that calculates the distance, traffic conditions, and the resultant fare. Customers can also book autos directly from its website by providing the required details. As of January 2015, Autohona claimed to have over 5,500 customers.
In addition to travel, Harshavardhan Jain has demonstrated his business acumen in the fitness industry as well. Gymley is a fitness-related app that connects all the gyms and fitness studios at your fingertips across the globe. Harsha founded Gymley in 2015. Gymley is a gym listing platform that handpicks and provides details on the nearby gyms. Users can book gyms based on their convenience. The company also offers an app that can be installed on Google Play and App Store.
Harshavardhan Jain founded Flaplive Innovations Private Limited in 2019. The company is headquartered in Hyderabad, Telangana.
FlapLive is a live video broadcasting news stage that empowers users to get breaking news at their fingertips worldwide. Every registered user is a Flapper and can get a chance to earn money by recording & sharing viral footage.
Flaplive allows the general public to have one-on-one conversations with public figures, with hosts having the provision to add or remove participants instantly. Flap News is classified via location-based networks, providing users an opportunity to search for location-wise news.
Flaplive is the real news application that brings to you untouched raw news footage live from all parts of the world. Real news on your fingertips.
Walima Ki Dawat
Harshavardhan believes in sharing and caring. The communal experience of bonding over sharing food is essential and has been ingrained in him from a young age. With his zeal to reach out to every food lover in Hyderabad, he started his food startup WALIMA KI DAWAT.
Walima, an Arabic origin word for the marriage banquet, performed after the nikah, is often used to describe a marriage celebration to show domestic happiness in the household post-marriage.
Here is one more startup founded by Harshavardhana Jain named Vardhan World. It is a Business Consulting firm that aims to improve customer acquisition, conversion, and retention of websites by over 20%. Apart from Business Consulting, Vardhan World provides services in Digital Marketing, Startup Consulting, Go to market strategy, Investor pitch model, Technology Service, UI/UX, Monetisation Model, Startup Consulting, Sales and Marketing, and Branding.
Harshavardhan Jain’s story is an inspirational story for all Indians who want to reach great heights in life. With his unique thinking and problem-solving abilities, he achieved his goals.
Harshavardhan Jain always works with a moto “Never Stopped & Never Will, High-On Energy, Strategy to Slay.”