Pravesh is our Ambassador in Lucknow, India since beginning 2016. We are grateful for the work he has invested in the program thanks to his successful meetups. We are happy to have such motivated Ambassadors in the Program, and we look forward to the next events in India. We wanted to present Pravesh to you all, and learn more about him. That’s why we asked him a few questions – go ahead and take a look!
Three words to best describe you:
Leader, motivator and learner
If you were to write a book about yourself, what would you name it?
I would name the book a Learner’s Life.
What is your hidden talent?
My hidden talent is to be a good cook.
A favorite line from a movie?
My favorite movie line is from an upcoming Indian action film called Baaghi II produced in 2018 by Sajid Nadiadwala: "Nothing will happen to him and you will be left with nothing".
If you could travel anywhere right now, where would you go and why?
If I could travel anywhere right now, I would go to France so that I can meet with the PrestaShop Team :)
What issue/topic keeps you awake at night?
My Programming Problems keeps me awake at night.
About your country
What is your favorite local food or drink?
My favorite food is Falooda kulfi - “Falooda” are made out of cornstarch or arrowroot and looks like noodles. “Kulfi” is Indian ice cream. It’s a desert sold by street vendors all over India.
Falooda - typical Indian desert.
Give us a fun fact about your country:
There is a lot of Sporty people in India.
What do you like the most about your country?
What I like the most about my country, is its culture.
What is especially worth seeing in your country?
The diversity of our country is especially worth seeing.
What is your favorite PrestaShop store?
My favorite PrestaShop store is this store still in process: http://www.stepupkart.com/en/
What opportunities does PrestaShop provide in your country?
PrestaShop provides freedom to create an online store without much knowledge of programming.
What is your feedback on the new major version, PrestaShop 1.7?
The new PrestaShop 1.7 version is light weighted and has an Optimized back-office navigation for mobile devices.
How do you stay updated on PrestaShop’s newest updates?
I stay updated on PrestaShop’s newest updates through newsletters, blogs, slack, etc.
About being an Ambassador
What were your motivations to become an Ambassador?
I like Prestashop, and I created my first store in 201, that's why I also wanted to spread the word to others.
What is your proudest moment as a PrestaShop Ambassador?
My proudest moment as a PrestaShop Ambassador was when I got selected as “Ambassador of the Month”.
What do you like the most about being an Ambassador?
I enjoy presenting PrestaShop to the community and distributing goodies.
A last word?
Thanks for extending all supports that is required for doing my favorites things about PrestaShop.
Thank you Pravesh! Now we know more about traditions and PrestaShop experiences in India. In average each year, more than 150 PrestaShop Meetups are organized on every continent! This thanks to more than 95 voices dedicated locally to our community all around the world. See you next month for a new discovery! :)
Thank you very much!
See you next month ;)