Online news, E-Commerce, Classifieds and Networking Portal in Kannada

Opportunity Snapshot

  • Country: India India
  • Industry: Marketing, Communications, Media
  • Stage: Expansion/Growth
  • Years in operations: 1, Employees: 12
  • Investment size: $25,000 / min. $20,000
  • ROI: 40% in 2 years
  • Type of investment: Debt, Equity

Investment Opportunity

To launch an umbrella of portals of various dimensions to connect & explore the vast spread 8 crore global Kannada community, including the 2 million NRI - Kannadigas

We are into the new age digital media, i.e. development of info hubs, news, e-commerce, classifieds, and social networking websites.

Currently we are looking to launch various types of multi-utility portals - an information hub for youths of Indian urban, rural & NRI community.

Initially, this project will be starting with the products and services of Karnataka and will be aiming to cater for the various linguistic communities of different regions.

In the next stage by increasing the network we plan to expand the projects to the pan India level.

Competitive Advantage

• Innovative ways & means to explore the rapidly creasing online market, new age digital media
• 20 years of media & marketing experience
• Professional talents team

Rationale for the deal

Term loan (6 lakhs) - CC credit limit (2 lakhs) - from the Nationalized Bank (Indian Overseas Bank)
There are big opportunities in the new age digital media, online market. E-commerce business has good future in the Indian Market.

We have a tested and already successfully operating small scale online news portal, and we want to expand this project in to a higher level.

Use of financing

• Resources
• Infrastructure
• Social media promotions & marketing
• Media marketing
• Business development
• Strategic planning for the booming new age digital media industry

Opportunity for the investor

Good ROI & other advantages of the industry / investor

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