Vinod Gupta Shares His Good Fortune With Others

Business entrepreneur, Vinod Gupta, recently donated $1 million to Ram Rati Gupta Polytechnic. The institution for women was founded in 2000 in India and enables women to earn postgraduate degrees. Many degrees are earned within 2 years. In the past, women of India have not been allowed such educational liberties men, Thus, Gupta thought it was important to make this donation in order to close the educational gender gap, and give women the opportunity too pursue higher education.

Helping other and providing opportunities to others greatly motivates Gupta. He feels blessed and very fortunate. Therefore, he strives to motivate and assists others with his good fortunes. He is a humble businessman and realizes that everyone needs a place to start. He is ready and able to assist and does so selflessly.

Vinod Gupta has a humbled beginnings as he attended school in a small village in India. Eventually, he entered the Indian Institutes of Technology. He then traveled to the United States to attend the University of Nebraska at Lincoln.

While working as a Market Research Analyst, Gupta was assigned the task of compiling a list of mobile home dealers within to U.S. To achieve this daunting task, he realized the he was going to have to go through several hundred phonebooks and actually compile the list by hand.

When finished, Vinod Gupta saw that he had a marketable service and used it to start his own company, InfoUSA in 1972. In 2010, he sold the company for $680 million.

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