Karan Puri is a Best Selling Author. His debut novel was titled “Shit Happens – Desi Boy in America“. The novel received accolades from the likes of MJ Akbar and was an instant best seller within first year of release. It also made it to the top 20 India Today Best seller lists in early 2012. His next novel is coming in April 2019. He is also a regular lifestyle blogger and a leading food reviewer.
He has a global work experience of more than 15 years in Sales & Marketing in top companies like Coca-Cola, Ernst & Young & Zee Telefilms & then Skyline Business Group in Dubai before becoming an Investor & Digital Marketing Consultant advising top firms in the Hospitality and Media industry.
He blogs regularly for the leading Gurgaon website- What’s Up Life & TimesofIndia Blog
Karan is an alumnus of Modern School (Barakhamba Road) New Delhi. He did his Post Graduation in Marketing & Human Resources from Internationational Mgmt Institute, delhi – a top ranked management institute in India and he pursued his Bachelors from the University of Rochester, New York, USA in Economics with a citation in Finance from the leading Simon Business School.
He is in the panel of mostly all agencies as a renowned lifestyle blogger and has been nominated for award in top food bloggers category. His passion to meet new people and discover new places serving delicious food makes him travel to distant places as a Travel enthusiast.
He also speaks at various workshops and forums about his experiences in blogging and shares his knowledge with budding new talents. He has a pleasing personality with a zeal to learn something new all the time. He is on the mentor board of various firms like Pro Alpha Finishing School, Buffalo Soldiers Digital Marketing agency, Redefining Hospitality and many more.