Shilpa Jain

Director Development Logics Solutions Pvt Ltd

India

Shilpa is the Director of Development Logics Solutions Pvt Ltd in India. Her company focuses on enabling Internet access for all. Their area of operation is one of the largest districts in terms of population in the northern state of Himachal Pradesh, India. In just the last few years, her company has created a telecom infrastructure which is spread across 6 major towns, offering connectivity to close to 500 businesses. Her company is working on model, to leverage technology to create economic opportunities in small towns and rural areas. They build low cost networks in remote regions, to connect rural masses to the Internet and consider Internet to be the fuel for the new economy. Internet services are helping improve lives of the people by connecting rural schools, clinics, homestays and village offices to the Internet. With this her company is also providing IT services to customers globally, offering customer support, software development, digital marketing and system administration services. However unlike other IT companies, their model is to deliver services through distributed work environments in small towns and villages. Thus creating job opportunities in the IT sector for the youth in their local communities, instead of migrating to bigger cities. They are a local Internet provider giving last mile connectivity. In addition they provide voice and non-voice customer support to clients in the US, as well as digital marketing services such as search engine optimization, social media marketing and online advertisement to various clients. In next five years, Shilpa wants to spread internet services business to rest of the districts in Himachal Pradesh and be a pan Himachal internet service provider. She also aims to penetrate further into rural areas and leverage technology to create economic opportunities in small towns and rural areas. Shilpa is also a partner at VS Systems. Her areas of expertise include business management. She has received a Bachelor’s of Commerce from Delhi University and a Masters of Business Administration from Birla Institute of Management Technology. She is a member of the Global Shapers community of the World Economic Forum in her city.

What Shilpa hopes to gain from the VV GROW Fellowship: Shilpa is hoping to connect with entrepreneurs who can share their own experiences overcoming challenges in their businesses, in particular with technology businesses.

What Shilpa can offer other fellows: Shilpa can share her experiences with growing her business, specifically about how to grow a business online. She can also share her expertise and experiences with digital marketing.

Connect with Shilpa on Social Media:

Website: www.developmentlogics.com

Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/devlx/

Shilpa was selected as a 2018 VV GROW Fellow.