Mamtaa is a born retailer, fondly known as ‘The Entrepreneur Alchemist”. A woman of strong mettle and enthusiasm – A Textile/Fashion and Interior designer by heart and soul.In her journey of 30 years,she has trained over 500 rural/ under educated people in embroidery,tailoring,cutting, designing and retailing.New to the city of Mumbai in 2003, she was made incharge to organise an international three day conference for a FIWE, with women entrepreneurs where India & SAARC countries were participating. As magnanimous as her spirit is Mamtaa began embarking towards a journey hardly knowing, what today would define her image as a woman of many creative talents. From planning the menu for over 200 women to negotiating the rates with the hotels, to networking with the local support groups and media, she did all of it in a span of two months. Her passion for fashion, retail, design, fabric,colours was visible from the early age of 4-5,as she started designing her own clothes.Her maternal grandad had a small shop ‘Hatti’ and she would hang around there all the time 1984 – Her Journey began with doing a thesis on Kanjivaram Silk Saris while studying textile design. Bowled over by the magnificent textile, amidst this she encouraged a women designer from Chennai, In 2010 she founded Blue Lotus, which led to the multi brand retail store, ‘Buzzaria’ in 2011 As a creative visionary, Mamta is passionate about creating. Anything catches her eye, she begins to think about how to retail it and market it.For her ‘Entrepreneurship’ is about efforts, passion, creativity, collaboration, dreams,efforts, networking and resilience.