The incremental growth in the majority of varied sectors of the economy stands as a testimonial for millions others to see, learn, and replicate the same success stories in future. The advent of new technologies, DigiTech solutions and many startups businesses has been one of the most fascinating aspects of the 21st century. The millennials and the Gen Z’s have now taken over many business sectors and have left an mesmerizing impact on not only the clients and customers but many marketing pundits and experts as well. Also the new genre of customers today have been smart enough to choose and prioritize their needs as per the requirement but so has been the new age entrepreneur who has made sure to keep his set of customers on the edge of their fingertips. We met one true-blue serial entrepreneur named Pranav Arora who has been the new talk of the town, gearing up the tech world with his innate ideas and strategies.
Pranav Arora was merely 16 years of age when he started building his business and jumped and scaled great heights of success. He transformed the same company into a million-dollar venture in no time making a special place and name for himself in the business realm and drawing the next level of recognition from the masses. Pranav is the CEO of JMTD Holdings, a private equity firm providing capital and value-added partnerships to industry-leading companies around the globe. Pranav and his team work in liaison with their client's finance teams, research specialists, and marketing teams to create and execute effective growth strategies to increase competitiveness and profitability. Pranav is also the Head of Division at Just Funky, a family-owned premier manufacturer of licensed and private-label merchandise. The products are available at big-time retailers like Hot Topic Gamestop, Target, and Spencers. Pranav's responsibility includes overseeing Just Funkys units and departments and improving B2B and B2C relationships. Under his mentorship, Just Funky was ranked as one of the Best Entrepreneurial Companies in America on the Entrepreneurs Magazine 2019 Entrepreneur 360 list.
Apart from work, Pranav is also an avid pet lover and Philanthropist. Many of his social and noble causes include funding education efforts and helping children in need. His Arora foundation provides educational opportunities and resources to underprivileged and marginalized communities. His emotional attachment to animals also reveals changing attitudes towards animal-human bonds. It is the ability to experience complex social emotions. It invokes feelings of happiness, pride, compassion, and enjoyment. Pranav recently led a donation to the Wooster City School District, which included 5000 lanyards to give to all their students from kindergarten to 12th grade.About Pranav Arora:Head and shoulders above the rest, Pranav Arora is an accomplished businessperson, successful entrepreneur, investor, venture capitalist, philanthropist, and highly revered in the business circles. Born in 1995 in Ohio, Pranav grew up in a business-oriented family, and it was only natural that he had the affinity for venturing into the family business, keen on making a name for himself. Learning the trade from his parents, Pranav was thrust into the thick of the family business and a quick study; he proved himself capable of driving strategic and operational activities to achieve business objectives with a proven record of accomplishment.
At the age of 16, Pranav joined ‘Just Funky,’ which is a family-owned business. Just Funky is a lifestyle merchandise brand that manufactures pop culture products for the commercial and retail market. A highly self-motivated individual, Pranav was able to steer the company to tremendous success and critical global acclaim in the industry. In less than a decade, he was able to transform the company to become a market leader in the international licensing sector. The company has several branches in India, China, and the US, with notable high-profile clients such as Billie Eilish, Justin Bieber and TV franchises including Stranger Things and The Walking Dead.
Not one to bask in the family limelight, Pranav set out to build his own business by starting his first million-dollar business. Leveraging on his business acumen, passion and hunger for success, he began his company called ‘Techno-info,’ which would ultimately put his leadership skills to the test. Techno-info specializes in digital marketing, web design and computer repair services. The business did not set off as expected. Still, despite the shortcomings of the venture, he was able to walk away with valuable insights and intricate knowledge that has guided him through his entrepreneurship journey. Quickly bouncing back, Pranav started another company, ‘Highly Educated,’ which focused on manufacturing electronic cigarettes, hookahs, and similar accessories. Keen on building partnerships across collaborative efforts, the purpose of this latest company was to partner with other organizations in the industry and manufacture products for them. He later on, sold this company to focus on his family business.
Pranav was appointed as the Head of Division at ‘Just Funky.’ Having acquired a great wealth of experience, he uses his deep technical knowledge and tactical insights to see multiple steps ahead, oversee consequences and ultimately provide the best solutions to benefit the organization. As the HOD, he is in charge of the sales and marketing focused on improving B2B and B2C relationships and innovation of new products. Pranav also started a sister company, ‘Stunned Mind,’ an e-commerce wing of the company that focuses on steering the company towards becoming one of the world’s leading e-commerce companies.
Having cemented his name in the business circles, Pranav was offered an opportunity to showcase his impressive leadership skills by steering JMTD Holdings as its Chairman. JMTD Holdings is an investment firm in Ohio dedicated to creating generational wealth for its clients. They offer their clients diversified portfolios to ensure they can grant them their long-life desire for a financially secure future.
Like all business protégés, Pranav did not finish his university, opting to drop out and explore the business realm, which has proven to be his forte. He is renowned for his leadership skills and business acumen. Pranav takes pride in his work ethic and the ability to manage multiple projects creating big results without impacting the quality of the task at hand. He is passionate, committed and enthusiastic about his goals, ready to go out of his way to accomplish success for the organization.