Today's Entrepreneur


Today's Entrepreneur: Rupa Tejura

No. 1 mistake: Letting fear consume you

Innovation series by Kristin Karaoglu
May 4, 2012 | Comments
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Today's Entrepreneur is Rupa Tejura, founder of AdRoom. According to her VEQ Rupa is good at marketing management, fund raising and networking.

Vator’s community is the home to entrepreneurs who embrace their passion and follow their dreams. Our profiles allow members to express themselves by sharing their interests, lessons learned, as well as bits and pieces of their roller-coaster journey.

These profiles give entrepreneurs an opportunity to showcase themselves and tell their story. So if you are an entrepreneur, a serial entrepreneur, or even an aspiring entrepreneur, we'd like to hear from you.

I am a(n):

Companies I've founded or co-founded:
ModiaDesigns, AdRoom

Startups I worked for:,

If you are an entrepreneur, why?
I want to invent something cool.

My favorite startups:
Kiva, Airbnb

What's most frustrating and rewarding about entrepreneurship/innovation?
Chick n' the egg!

What's the No. 1 mistake entrepreneurs make?
Letting fear consume you.

What are the top three lessons you've learned as an entrepreneur?
1) Just go for it
2) Be open and transparent
3) Believe in people and your vision

(Want to be profiled? Just fill out your Vator profile and we'll find you! Or you can email

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