Women Entrepreneurs India's Founder - Mahalakshmi Saravanan
2X International Award Winner | Honoured with an ISRO PSLV memento 1:200 at ISRO IPRC-Mahendragiri| TEDx speaker | Social entrepreneur
"Be a purpose-driven entrepreneur with high hopes 24/7"
Greetings from Women Entrepreneurs India!
Are you a purpose-driven entrepreneur and resilient entrepreneur? We, Women Entrepreneurs India as an internationally recognised organization would like to support and encourage entrepreneurs to launch a new business and existing business owners to scale up their business.
Women entrepreneurs are coming forward in India but they definitely need mentoring support from experts to sustain the business. Here is where Women Entrepreneurs India plays an important role to handhold entrepreneurs in every stage of their business. We are here to serve both the rural as well as urban entrepreneurs.
Prepare yourself for the challenges ahead and don't stop yourself from becoming an empowered individual. Together, let's build a sustainable ecosystem for women in business.
Memorandum of understanding
The Success Stories
Women entrepreneurs can collaborate, share best practices, expand their horizons and create a powerful network of businesses.
Live Stream by Women Entrepreneurs India
Informative and livestream events
Let's build a strong entrepreneurial ecosystem for women in business
Intellectual Property rightsAn insightful video for entrepreneurs
Patent FilingLearn more about patent registration
Creator EconomyLearn more about the creator economy
What we do?
WEI educates,supports and motivates women entrepreneurs all over India, through innovative business ideas, startup funding avenues, marketing support and mentor connects.
WEI offers a platform for women entrepreneurs to increase their online visibility,share experiences, information and support each other to achieve success.
- Branding-List your business on WEI
- WEI 360-Promote your business
- Sellwei-Sell your products through our Sellwei retail outlet in Chennai
’’Failure is simply the opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently.
Here are the brands with which we are associated.
We strongy value co-creation in promoting entrepreneurship.
SellweiA unique marketplace for curated products
A marketplace which supports products made by women entrepreneurs
Kidpreneurs IndiaIgniting the spirit of entrepreneurship in children
A platform to motivate children to learn new skills through experiential learning
Ameyaa Media360 degree media solutions for brands
Brand building and management with expert support and guidance
The idea behind organising events is to help nurture and learn the nuances of the ever-changing market through elite practices and novel ideas. Our organisation aims to provide a wide sphere of opportunities through our sessions where industry experts share their experience along with rendering commercial and legal guidance.
Women Entrepreneurs India spearheads a multitude of online and offline events that elevate and motivate the essence of entrepreneurship and enhance their business image and branding.
Dr.R.ShanthiAssistant Professor,Department of Commerce,University of Madras
Ms.Mahalakshmi- Your oration and power point presentation engaged the participants and the delegates. You are a role model, especially for the budding entrepreneurs in India.-, Assistant Professor,Department of Commerce,University of Madras
Entrepreneurship Cell, Indian Institute of Information Technology PuneTeam-E-Cell,IIIT,Pune
"To Mahalakshmi Saravanan ma'am - We would like to express our heartfelt gratitude for your presence at Breaking Conventions - Season 2 under E-Summit’22. To begin with, your incredible amount of energy makes you a very exhilarating person to be around. You truly are an indomitably optimistic person and seeing you inspires us to keep pushing through life and make the most out of our opportunities by believing in ourselves. We absolutely admire your passion and dedication towards your noble initiative and will always look up to you for the same. With your amazingly positive attitude towards work and life, we are really glad to have had the chance to connect with you."
Harshita GoelIntern - IIM Jammu
"We got to learn so much as entrepreneur interns, it was because of this internship that I was able to carry my startup forward. This internship taught me how to build a website from scratch, how to build a business model using Google templates, how to put together a pitch deck, and a whole lot more. It was fun and learning at the same time, the review meets scheduled on a regular basis helped me overcome obstacles and also gave me a new challenge. As a whole, it was a great experience. "
Women's Christian College(WCC)Secretary - WCC E-Cell
"Women’s Christian College,Chennai was privileged to have Mrs.Mahalakshmi Saravanan as the chief guest for the inauguration of its entrepreneurship cell -BLAZE. Her words of wisdom and insights into the world of entrepreneurship has really instilled and propelled the entrepreneurial minds of the students .The pivotal role that Women Entrepreneurs India has played in the society is extremely remarkable and the ethical work that it has been doing has served as an inspiration to every student of ours . Hoping to do more collaborations with WEI to march towards a better entrepreneurial world"
Saloni SwarupIntern -IIM Jammu
"Engaging with Women Entrepreneurs India for a Live Project was an extremely enriching experience for me. I worked as an SEO and E- commerce intern and in just one month I could learn many new things. We gained knowledge through our research which was followed by hands-on experience. My special thanks to Mahalakshmi ma'am for being a great mentor. Looking forward to working with the Organisation in future as well."
BhavyaIntern - Stella Maris
"I interned at Women Entrepreneurs India and I genuinely had a great learning experience. They really cared about my learning graph and I was given feedback for my work. I was also given various opportunities to expand my horizon. It has helped me a lot. The company is really professional and sophisticated."
Kanak JoshiIntern -IIM Jammu
"The live project with Women Entrepreneurs India was an enriching experience in terms of content writing. We got to work on various projects and acquired valuable skills that would surely benefit us in the future. Our mentor is a visionary and was extremely patient with new learners like us.I wish the team all the best and thank them for the wonderful opportunity!" "
SrimathyFounder, Sri Amirtham
"Mahalakshmi, Founder of WEI has been taking lot of efforts on women empowerment. To me she has been a great inspiration and helped me to come out of my comfort zone and has been helping me to scale up my business. The exposure and visibility you get as a WEI member is just awesome. If you are a women entrepreneur then WEI is the best platform which would help u to build ur contacts there by ur business too. She has a big network of professionals who would guide you to carry on ur business professionally in the right way without any hassle."
KevinIntern -IIM Jammu
"My internship with Women Entrepreneurs India was an incredible journey. The organization's dedication to empowering women in business is truly commendable. As an intern, I had the privilege of working alongside a passionate and supportive team, who provided me with valuable guidance and mentorship. Through this experience, I gained practical skills, expanded my network, and witnessed the positive impact Women Entrepreneurs India has on aspiring women entrepreneurs. I am grateful for the opportunity and would highly recommend this internship to anyone seeking an empowering and fulfilling experience."
Ramya VijayanAspiring Entrepreneur
"It was a pleasure to participate in the webinar organised by WEI and it has been incredibly helpful. I was able to meet and connect with successful women entrepreneurs in this informative session. Wishing Ms Mahalakshmi and WEI all the very best to continue their successful journey!! "
"This is Nishitha from Global arts and science college.I interned at Women Entrepreneurs India. Here I learnt how to commence a business in proper way, business tricks and also I came out from my comfort zone. I improved my communication skills as well.It gave a new experience for me.I really want to thank ‘Mahalakshmi mam’,Founder - Women Entrepreneurs India.Thanks for the great opportunity mam."
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