Amit Das is a recognized name in the startup ecosystem of Kolkata. He is known for his various works in entrepreneurship and social works. Right now, he is holding the position of Co-founder and Chief Operating Officer at Amar Canvas, Co-founder of My Canvas Talk. Apart from that, he is the former keynote speaker at Josh Talks. And also invited as a judge to the international Hult Prize Organisation, On Campus, India.
Amit started his engineering study by doing his diploma in Computer Engineering from Siliguri Govt. Polytechnic, Siliguri. After that, he was admitted to one of the respected colleges of West Bengal: Techno India Main, Saltlake, Kolkata, where Amit continued his study in the field of Computer Engineering for his degree Bachelors of Technology.
Even after completing all the degrees, he was never comfortable working under any particular organization. Belonging from a business family he always wanted to become a business person. After completing his education he spends few months in his family business to learn more about it.
And after spending a few months there, he started his entrepreneurship journey with one of his college friends from the days of Siliguri. Now he is the director of two private organizations at this young age as ADRB Art Private Limited & My Canvas Talk Private Limited. Amit was also invited as a keynote speaker to the national stage of Josh Talks. And also judged many business-related events.
For the future entrepreneurs Amit Das shared a note with us:
“If you want to be an entrepreneur first ask yourself why you want to be an entrepreneur and what are the sacrifices you are willing to do.”, Says, Amit Das, Serial Entrepreneur
Amit is the Co-founder of “My Canvas Talk”. It is the first stage-based talk show from the “City of Joy”, Kolkata. This is mainly a platform where people from different perspectives of life share their journey as a speech. In a short period, My Canvas Talk is gaining popularity among the audiences in Kolkata as well as in different parts of the nation.
My Canvas Talk invites people from various corners of life, from celebrity actors to singers to social activists to popular entrepreneurs. My Canvas Talk does not only focuses on curating talk shows but also focus on various social issues, My Canvas Talk is the first talk company in the world to plant one tree from every one thousand views received from their youtube channel, and also in the pandemic time, they started a donation drive for the covid-19 relief fund.