Episode 2

Published on:

7th Jul 2020

Careers in Branding & Merchandising | Piyush Suri of 5BY7

“No matter what, set audacious goals. When you set audacious goals you will meet them.” - Piyush Suri. 

A 1st generation serial entrepreneur, Piyush Suri is the CEO & Chief Storyteller at 5BY7 a premium corporate gifting & promotional products company. In this episode of Beyond Campus, we sit down for a chat with Piyush to explore career paths in the branding & merchandising space. 

Here are the key takeaways from our conversation with him: 

  • Exploring opportunities to find the most suitable career path
  • How to create brand engagement through merchandising
  • How to bootstrap and grow your startup 
  • How to ensure that you have a predictable pipeline of customers
  • Future of branding & brand extensions
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About the Podcast

Beyond Campus
At Beyond Campus Podcast, we are building a platform to inspire students and young professionals to think beyond traditional career options that are typically imposed on them!

We talk to people that have taken the offbeat path and paved their way to success. This show is a collection of interviews with Startup Founders, Business Leaders HR leaders, Standup Comedians, Social Media Influencers, SME Entrepreneurs and more. We talk to them about their journey to success, and share actionable insights that listeners can take inspiration from!

With these conversations, we aim to spark curiosity, expose the listeners to a range of career options and encourage them to break the mold. And do the extraordinary! Come, join us for a ride.

About your host

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Akshay Datt

Akshay Datt is a serial entrepreneur and a Linkedin Micro-influencer. His entrepreneurial journey started at his B-school MDI Gurgaon, where he set up Unnati - the first student-run Mutual Fund in the country.
Today his venture Unnati is a leading recruitment - tech startup that provides affordable concierge hiring solutions to clients. Akshay has held a lifelong fascination with the people who dare to disrupt, and with The Podium, he hopes to discover what makes one a successful disruptor.