After the daily grind of school and tuition, most kids prefer to wind down by harvesting virtual strawberries on Farmville. But some would rather make money. Meet a new breed of teens who are already CEOs of their own companies. Their success shows that you don’t need a fancy MBA to be an entrepreneur, only broadband and some out-of-the-box thinking
Name: Harish Soni, 21, 11-April-2000
Harish Soni doesn’t take a break from college. He starts work at 5.30 pm when his target audience in the US wakes up and logs on to the internet. Harish Soni makes money online by Making Websites and providing digital marketing services. His Website: Heytech.in.
One of his websites is, Silveradda.com which is a silver jewellery e-commerce website. It lists all types of silver jewellery items. “Very few people know that you can even sell jewellery online,” he says. With a steady five-figure income, he doesn’t have to worry about pocket money. He even bought himself a five-gear bike recently. “Every time someone buys any product on silveradda, I get paid for it,” he smiles.