Shaili Chopra is an award winning broadcast journalist turned entrepreneur. Her empowering startup SheThePeople.TV is India’s first video storytelling platform for women achievers. It is the biggest collection of stories of inspiring women with over 800 video stories on the site. They host a most energetic event called the Digital Women Awards and have also associated with the government of India on their startup initiatives.
She has a real pulse on the media business in India especially backed by her experience with top channels like NDTV, and Economic Times. She is one of the most trusted faces in business journalism and a recipient of the Ramnath Goenka Award for Excellence in Journalism, considered the highest honour for journalists in India.
Shaili has covered global events like the World economic forum in Davos, G20 summit, Obama’s re-election, and was the first woman to report from the Taj Hotel terror attacks in Mumbai. Her interviews include Warren Buffet, George Soros, finance ministers of several countries and Indian business and politics honchos.
She is considered among the 30 witty and intelligent women to follow on Twitter by CNN’s India Channel, CNN-IBN.
Shaili won the News Television Award for the Best Reporter in India in 2007 and later in 2008, her business-golf show won the Best Show Award. She also won the Media Foundation Best Business Anchor Award. In 2010, FICCI awarded her the Young Women's Achiever Award for contribution to media.Back