Sulekha is a portal which connects users and Small / Medium business owners in a yellowpages styled platform. It is one of the most successful startups in India. Sulekha has a large userbase in cities like Hyderabad, Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, Bangalore, Pune, Noida, Kolkata, Coimbatore e.t.c including a few American cities.
About and History
The mastermind behind Sulekha is Satya Prabhakar, an Indian entrepreneur. He was born in Machilipatnam, A.P and continued his primary and secondary education in India. He graduated from National Institute of Technology (Trichy) in Electronics and Communication field. After working at Philips, he pursued Masters in C.S.E from University of Florida. Later, he worked at Tata R&D and subsequently moved back to U.S to purse M.B.A from University of Florida. He is well known for his contribution at Honeywell and AT&T.
Prabhakar, initially started the company in U.S.A and later shifted it to India. It currently has over 1300+ employees with a database of over 2 million active local small businesses and service providers.Sulekha is a pioneer in Property and Rentals department. It includes thousands of properties, houses and apartments for sale / rent in different cities. All you need to do is post a free ad with your requirements or browse the listings in it’s yellowpages section.
Along with Property listings, Sulekha also includes various service categories like Coaching Tuition, Event Planners, Photography, Transport, Travel Agencies, Law Firms, I.T Consultancy, Multimedia, Advertising, Outdoor works, e.t.c. It is the first platform in India which connected local businesses with the internet which was later followed by Just Dial. It repeatedly won accolades and titles as the Best Local Services search engine, largest classifieds website, e.t.c.
You can also access all these features at your finger tips. Sulekha Mobile application is available on all leading platforms like Android, iOS, Windows and Blackberry. Just go to your respective App Store and search for the app.