Rohit Agarwal of techTribe on Social Networking among Indian IT Professionals
techTribe’s goal is to enable Indian technology professionals in software and services to connect with like-minded people around the world and collaborate on innovative solutions.
A seasoned entrepreneur, Rohit has been a founding member of successful startups and led marketing, sales, and business development functions at established software companies throughout his 17-year career in enterprise software.
Prior to starting techTribe, Rohit has held the positions of vice president, strategic marketing at Baan Company (NASDAQ: BAANF), founding VP of marketing and business development at Webify Solutions (acquired by IBM in August 2006), founding VP, marketing at CommercialWare (acquired by MICROS/Datavantage), and VP, product strategy at newScale. He has also held sales and marketing management positions at Remedy Corporation (acquired by BMC), and FileNet (acquired by IBM).
Rohit is currently co-authoring a book titled “How Innovators Connect,” along with award-winning journalist Patricia Brown. The book, slated for a February 2007 release, attempts to delve into the minds of some of the most innovative executives and entrepreneurs in Silicon Valley and showcase that to Indian technology professionals.