Born on June 7, 1975
Daughter of film star Jitendra, and Shobha
She had no interest in the entertainment
business during her childhood.
Did schooling from Bombay Scottish School
Graduating from Mithibai College in
Incorporated in 1994
Redefined the Indian television space
Got strong start with hit show Hum Paanch
Rose to unprecedented heights in the late 1990s and
First blockbuster show
"Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi”
Reason of success
! Fingers on the audience pulse
! Focused on the target market
! Focus on budget is key to
! Focuses on her core
competencies at Balaji
! Hard working
! Outstanding vision
• Ekta was crowned ‘queen of
soap operas’ and ventured into
filmmaking in the late 1990s
• Was awarded with Ernst &
Young (E&Y) Startup
Entrepreneur Of The Year
award in 2001
• 6th Indian Telly Awards 2006,
Hall of Fame award for having
contributed colossally to the
Indian television industry
• Most Promising Entrepreneur
of the Year 2009’ by Indo-
• She was chosen to head the
Confederation of Indian
Entertaining the Bhojpuri Audience
• Ekta Kapoor has joined hands with Bhojpuri
film production banner Siddhivinayak
Media Entertainment to produce two big
budget Bhojpuri films.
• 'Hum Bal Brahmachari Tu Kanya Kunwari',
will be a joint production of Ekta's Balaji
telefilms and Siddhivinayak Media
• Self motivation.
• Don not bother about rumors.
• Do what you want to do.
• Examine yourself.
• At least take a chance.
• Shri Mahila Griha Udhyog Lijjat Papad;
• Mahila Bunkar Sahakari Samiti, UP
• SABAL: Crafting Exports of Indian
Federation of Indian Women Entrepreneurs (FIWE)
organised a seminar on the occasion of Women’s Day.
Delhi CM Mrs. Shiela Dikshit inaugurated the seminar
and talked about important role played by enterprising
women in economic development and in creation of
She also honoured Shahnaz Husain with FIWE
UNLEASHING WOMEN POWER AWARD.
The role of business Women in
economic development is inevitable.
Now-a-days women enter not only in
selected professions but also in
professions like trade, industry and
engineering. Women are also willing
to take up business and contribute to
the Nation's growth.
There role is also being recognized
and steps are being taken to promote
Resurgence of entrepreneurship is
the need of the hour. An integrated
approach is necessary for making the
BY WAY OF CONCLUSION!!
Make the world your business destination…..