Intuit partners with ET NOW to promote entrepreneurship in India Intuit partnered with ET NOW, a 24X7 English business news channel to present Super Angels, a path breaking program which will showcase India’s best startups competing to raise funding.
Join 30 million viewers as they watch the primetime telecast of Super Angels on ET NOW! The show will broadcast on Saturday April 7th with a repeat telecast on Sunday April 8th. Super Angels will feature five of the country’s most innovative startups and five prolific Angel Investors comprising Mahesh Murthy (Managing Partner, Seed Fund), Vishal Gondal (Founder, Indiagames), Vijay Shekhar Sharma (Chairman & Managing Director, One97 Communications), Karthik Reddy (Co-Founder, Angel Fund) and Sanjay Parthasarthy (Entrepreneur and Angel Investor).
The angel investors have signed on to award between Rs. 80 lakhs to 2.5 crores worth of funds to the winning participants. Super Angels Grand Finale was hosted at the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) in front of an audience comprising India´s leading technologists, entrepreneurs, venture capitalists and angel investors. Lakshman Gugulothu, CEO, BSE–SME Exchange, delivered the key note.
Intuit India’s own VP and Managing Director, Nikhil Arora, presented the five finalist startups with the Intuit Super Angels awards and one year free subscription of QuickBooks Online – the world’s leading accounting software for small businesses.
Speaking about the rationale behind presenting the show Nikhil Arora stated that, “In our quest to promote entrepreneurship and develop engagements with the startup community in India, we came across Super Angels, which is a fantastic platform that recognizes and rewards the best startups in the country.”
Show Broadcast Timings: Saturday April 7, 2012: 6.00 to 6.30 pm & 6.30 to 7.00 pm Sunday April 8, 2012: 5.00 to 5.30 pm & 5.30 to 6.00 pm (Repeat telecast)