Benjamin Jacob & Ivy Manohara – Filmapia – YourNest
Founders Benjamin Jacob and Ivy Manohara are seen pitching Filmapia – a platform where filmmakers can explore and book locations for film shoots.
Finding suitable locations for a film shoot is one of the trickiest problems that filmmakers face and involves unpredictable costs and time. Filmapia solves this problem.
Benjamin holds a B.E (Electronics) and PGDST (NCST,Juhu). He has worked as Manager (Software Engineering) at Sandvine India and as a Tech Specialist at Nokia Siemens Networks.
Ivy has a Masters in Environmental Sciences, Honors (Entomology, Genetics). She has worked as a Program Manager at Rio Tinto and a Technical Manager at De Beers.
“The experience has been humbling, entertaining & enlightening,” says Benjamin. The Startup is Bangalore-based and is generating revenue.