About Me

Umang Sonthalia

My name is Umang Sonthalia and this is my blog. I share my thoughts and updates in no particular schedule. When I have something to say or share, I just share. 

Here’s my story.

In Short:

Umang is that guy from Andaman Islands who loved his islands so much that he built a business to get people to go to Andaman  – Go2andaman.com. He has been helping small businesses with Digital Growth Marketing since 2008. He is husband to Snehal & also a wannabe aviator, currently based in Bangalore – India, and Port Blair – Andaman Islands – India.

In Detail:

  • 1993: Born in Bihar, India – Schooled in various parts of India
  • 2003: Parents decide to move to the  Andaman Islands, India
  • 2011: Started  Go2andaman.com – then a travel information blog.
  • 2012: Co-founded  Mad Over Marketing back in College – Curated Marketing Inspiration Platform.
  • 2013: Finished Graduation from St. Xavier’s College, Kolkata; met my now-wife there ( Snehal Kanodia – Photo Artist & Incredible Human)
  • 2013: Joined family business – restaurant & food service; restructuring it from a family run to professionally managed business.
  • 2014: Took up Go2andaman.com full time & moved to Bangalore
  • 2016: Launched Online Marketplace on Go2andaman.com
  • 2018: Attempted to build some technology based solution for travel industry, not been successful yet.

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