TEAM

We are a team of fantastic writers, editors, and youngsters at heart, who are driven by the passion for spreading positivity around the world. Get to know our core team that has been helping Urbanly to spread!

Founder

A quintessential Pune boy with quintessential Puneri characteristics! Alok is a content innovator with a career in content marketing since 2013. When at the office, you’ll find him feeding the guests his favorite food! Also, he believes he makes good coffee, and yes he does!

Co-Founder

An architect, interior designer, and stylist by passion and profession. Anuja is constantly on the lookout for creative stuff. She loves to redesign and redecorate houses to make them dream homes. But wait, there’s more – she’s a trained Bharatnatyam dancer too!

Urbanly Journalists

Some eat to live. Some live to eat. Ankita definitely falls in the second category. If her biography were ever to be written, it would be titled ‘Born to Eat’. Ankita’s life journey can be perfectly summed up with the statement – From a Business Analyst to a Food Analyst.

A hardcore PR manager and an energetic Master of Ceremonies. Hosting large corporate events as well as big fat Indian weddings all around Asia, Nitish does it all. He designs interactive & engaging sessions and delivers plants and planters to the nature-lovers. With a highly enthusiastic personality and excellent communication skills, Nitish always keeps the entertainment quotient rolling.

Exercise physiologist, yoga teacher, fitness trainer, and a recreational triathlete! Shreya deals with sportspersons across all levels and learning about their success stories and experiences gives her absolute joy! She also loves to encourage and motivate people who are passionate about their fitness and wish to do something about it!

Mixologist and a Bar & Beverage Consultant. Nupur likes to consider herself as a professional dabbler who cherishes life’s flavours through a multi-sensorial spectrum. She believes that food & beverages engage all senses abundantly; the more you immerse the more enriching the experience!

A doctorate in pharmacology and medicine, and a masters in innovation in healthcare and policies from Europe. Healthcare professional by choice, innovator by passion. She truly believes that in today’s world, the only form of wealth one can possess is health and fitness. Crafter, reader, avid globetrotter, but dil se Punekar, always!

Rucha Kode
Freelancer Fashion & Personal Stylist from Pune City. I help people with a budget-friendly & stress-free styling experience. I have been working since 4-5 years as a stylist. I am a founder of brand Impulse Your Style for my Styling Services.

A true Punekar at heart. Jayesh worked and travelled extensively in India and abroad after getting a degree each in environmental science and responsible tourism management. On his trips to various parts of the world, he explored unique destinations, different cultures, and most importantly local food. 

Writer. Marketer. Storyteller. Ever since discovering his passion for writing, Vedvrat has dedicated himself to the art, learning and perfecting it bit by bit. Along with dabbling between content writing and digital marketing, Vedvrat also loves to share stories that rouse curiosity.

A writer with a passion about environmental issues. Rashi is someone who stands at the nexus of communications and sustainability. She teaches people about low impact living at greenokplease.org. She is a waterbaby and loves the outdoors and meeting people from different cultures. Walking her dog is one thing she does during the day that destresses her.

Auto-enthusiast , cricket purist, and curious quizzer. Siddharth is a true Punekar with that extra dose of jajwalya abhimaan He loves food, movies, cricket, and sarcasm.

Studied hospitality from IHM of the Taj Group of Hotels. He went on to make his college project into a reality. That brand today stands tall as 11 East Street Cafe since 2007. Since then he has gone on to launch 12 hospitality concepts and brands. He connects more with dogs than humans unless you are someone who loves food and is absolutely mad about cinema, and then that too has to be the cinema that all don’t venture into.