Mr. Indian Marketeer

About Me:

Marketeer with six years of work exp. spanning product marketing, brand management, and marketing consulting.
Not many formal promotions but consistently upward job switches.
Passionately involved in sports and fitness, and want to scale that passion into a venture!
Reapplicant at Kellogg, Haas, and Sloan, and a fresh applicant at GSB and Booth.


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Application Status: Open


Undergrad School: Indian Institute of Technology

Undergrad Major: Engineering

GPA: 7.3/10

GMAT: 750

Age: 31,  Ethnicity: Asian or Indian

Other Degree/Certification: Post Grad in Marketing

Extracurriculars: Part-time Crossfit coach providing free fitness training to 50+ people and run a social media channel for at-home fitness, Undergrad ECs: Member of the university athletics and soccer teams, editor of the college newsletter, founder of the public speaking club, teaching volunteer for college-run NGO helping slum kids; Postgrad ECs: Won several national-level business case competitions, member of the university athletics, soccer, and badminton teams, member of the radio and community education club, Moderator and admissions volunteer with a leading online MBA community (600k+ visitors).

Work History:

Title: Product Marketing Specialist

Industry: Technology

Company: Top Firm

Length of Employment: 1 yr, 6 mos

Title: Product Marketing Manager

Industry: Technology

Company: Start-Up

Length of Employment: 2 yrs

Big Life Wins:

-Recent expansion in my current role to handle marketing for two more products (total three) and slated for promotion later this year.
-Helped scale my previous employer from a bootstrapped startup with a beta-stage product to USD $50,000 monthly recurring revenue in just eight months; lead multiple product-launches and built a new revenue stream.

Post MBA Goal:

My long-term goal is to build a startup at the intersection of technology and fitness working on affordable fitness.
Post-MBA I want to work as a Product Manager either at the intersection of technology/analytics, fitness, and sports in companies such as Nike/Crossfit or late-stage sports-tech/fitness-tech startups (Aaptiv, Strava, Peloton, etc.)


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The Experts Rate The Odds At: 37%

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  • Odds Assessment: 35%

    Hi, this is Deepak Punwani from MBA Exchange. Lots to like in your profile. Most of all I like your extra curricular activities and how you link your passion with your goals. Also like the career progression you have shown and am guessing you have had experiences with start ups at various stages of their evolution – from bootstrapped companies to VC backed well funded (and highly valued) companies. This would make you a very attractive profile for both MBA programs and for potential recruiters. Also your academics are solid and your GMAT should mitigate any questions re the GPA (which seems a bit low for an IIT ). So far so good. A few aspects that would need to explain / mitigate to …

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  • mbaMission Odds Assessment: 30%

    Hi Mr. Indian Marketeer,
    This is Debbie Choy, Senior Consultant at mbaMission. Congratulations on your T10 and T15 admits with scholarships! I am not surprised that you have had success with the b-school application process. For a marketeer, Kellogg is of course a top program. Your academics and work records are impressive, and I also like that your personal interests mesh nicely with your future career interests in sports and fitness tech firms. You had also mentioned being open to other tech companies like FAANG, Slack, Zoom, etc. As you can imagine, these companies receive a lot of mentions in applicant essays. Given your specific personal interest in sports/fitness, why not make that the focus for you? It would help you to differentiate yourself from the …

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  • Stratus Admissions Counseling Odds Assessment: 45%

    Hi Mr. Indian Marketer, This is Donna Bauman with Stratus Admissions weighing in on your profile. I love that you want to combine your fitness interest with product management. I think you have some great volunteer and leadership experience as well. Your stats are solid so I see you as a candidate who would get full consideration on all the programs on your list and a lot of your success will come down to how well you articulate your story. I really encourage you to take advantage of the online resources at all these programs so that you can be as specific as possible about what interests you in each program. For Kellogg I could see you looking at the MMM program as grads from …

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