Shefali Shah’s entrepreneurship journey
Shefali Shah is a busy actor these days. After winning awards for her critically-acclaimed role at Netflix series Delhi Crime, she's now riding on newfound fame and is working on a lineup of projects.
Recently, she ventured into entrepreneurship with Ahmedabad-based experiential food centre Jalsa. A theme-based buffet restaurant, Jalsa serves a mix of Indian dishes from various states and international fun dining.
"It just isn’t about food. It is about people wanting to step out and be together, do something with their family and friends, and Jalsa is a space for that," Shefali tells HerStory.
A labour of love, every stage of building her venture — from decor and cutlery to recipe and presentation — has been supervised by Shefali.
"I was very particular about every single detail and I wanted everything in a particular way only," she added.
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