Sometimes, working in the biggest names in the industry does not give you that satisfaction which you get from starting an ecommerce store. Check out the similar story of Naveen Kumar and his journey from a marketing professional to an ecommerce entrepreneur.
Tell Us Something About The Store Owner-The Brain Behind The Brand?
I am Naveen Sharma, the founder of Timber Steps. After working with some of the biggest names like ESPN India, Jabong, etc., I decided to start my own business. So, I quit my job, researched for a year or so and finally came with the idea of selling furniture online. Thus, Timber Steps came into existence.
How Did You Come Up With The Idea Of Creating Your Own Store?
I always wanted to start something of my own and I was pretty clear in my mind that Furniture business would be an apt category to start with. So, this is how it all happened.
What Is So Unique About Your Online Store?
As we are dealing with Furniture category, it takes a lot of research and timing to break into that category and get to know more about it.
What Were The Major Challenges Did You Face While Starting Up?
If I talk about major challenge that it has to be everything. From designing, pricing the product, vendor management and everything else. Once you get started, everything is a challenge. All you need is to work hard and stay happy.
Any Learning You Want To Share With Fellow Entrepreneurs?
If you have ever thought of starting your own online business, then don’t think too much and just go for it. Don’t wait for perfection in the initial days. It will come with time.
How Was Your Experience With KartRocket?
Amazing! As I have a background of marketing, understanding the technical part of running an online business was not really my cup of tea. But thanks to KartRocket and their team who helped me like a co-founder. Thanks to this amazing company that I am able to run my online store with ease.
Timber Steps is first of its kind where you can get customized and unique furniture at your doorsteps. they focus on providing truly rich experience in buying furniture online. Their self made furniture will give you high quality and beautiful furniture solution.
Now, you can blow your trumpet on Kartrocket platform by featuring your store and its startup saga. Fill in your store details on Kartrocket Feature Store and get more people read your story.