Kiruba Shankar is an entrepreneur, social media consultant, speaker, author, teacher, podcaster and a farmer. He is the CEO of BusinessBlogging, a social media consultant firm, based out of Chennai, India. He is one of Asia’s foremost experts in Digital strategies, bringing in 16 years of work experience in the online space. He is a serial entrepreneur having started new ventures in diverse fields. Kiruba.com accumulates his works and blogs.
Prior to his entrepreneurship role, he was Associate Director of Sulekha.com and a senior manager at Sify.
He is a passionate agriculturist and farms at Vaksana, his 7 Acre farm. Being passionate about books, he started a publishing company called Verdure Books.
He has authored 4 books and is working on the next. He runs various projects like Kiruba TV, Kiruba FM, Cerebrate, Sponge etc. He is passionate about comics, antiques, vinyl records, business cards, running, cycling, rowing, traveling and blogging.
He has been a technology columnist at The New Indian Express, Business Standard and Financial Express. Kiruba is passionate about teaching. He is the Ambassador for TEDx program for India and has helped organize TEDxChennai. He is the curator of Cerebrate.in, an international event for achievers. A professional podcaster, he hosts Kiruba.TV where he interviews global achievers. BusinessWorld magazine once ranked his blog Kiruba.com as one of India’s top blogs.
The latest and upcoming new trends, topics that he shares through his blogs and articles everytime for his readers & the industry across, entitles him to be our Bloggerati of the fortnight.
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