Nazma Maknojia is a mother, co-founder and Chief Operating Officer of PinkLion (http://www.pinklion.com), an online handcrafted goods marketplace. She holds a Computer Science degree from the University of Texas at Austin, and has worked as an Analyst for the Canadian Government Ministry of Health as well as a Lead Systems Analyst for NRG, an energy company.
1. What did you want to be as a little girl?
An engineer, like my dad.
2. What inspired you to start PinkLion?
I‘ve always had such an appreciation for the uniqueness and creativity of handcrafted artisans around the world. PinkLion (https://www.pinklion.com) is our effort to bring these talented creators together – to not only share their work on one platform, but to give them an outlet to both expand the reach of their brands and cultivate interest in creativity in all corners of the globe.