“Vision without action is merely a dream; action without vision is merely passing time, but vision and action together can change the world.” -Sudha Murty
On the 13th of August, Paws & Collars, a lifestyle company for pets and pet lovers inaugurated its first flagship store in India at HSR layout Bengaluru. Paws & Collars strives to keep only the world’s best, high quality, certified food and patented products to ensure a holistic aspirational lifestyle. They believe that a pet’s lifestyle should be a reflection of the love you share and the beliefs you hold. Their mission is to keep pets happy and their tails wagging healthy forever.
A dream to build an experience like never before, is what manifested as a pet mall that includes retail, a grooming spa, cafe and veterinary wellness services. To make this event a special occasion, they invited Padma Shri Sudha Murty (Author), Mr MP Shyam (RV Educational Institutes and President of Federation of Automobile Dealers), Mr Kupendra Reddy (ex Rajya Sabha member) and many other dignitaries from different walks of life.
Commencement of the Event
The inauguration began with the guests lighting the lamp with the founders. The special guests helped the founders start the event on a special note. The event was delighted by Mrs Sudha Murthy’s presence.
Unveiling the Journey
Mrs Ambika Ramachandran, the founder of the company spoke passionately about her desire to give pets and pet parents an aspirational lifestyle and how it turned into a passionate journey. She spoke about Mrs Murty being an inspiration for many aspiring women. She explained how Paws & Collars is a one-stop platform to deliver the needs of pets and pets parents. She thanked everyone for joining her and expressed her gratitude.
Mr Santhosh Pasupuleti, co-founder spoke of their aspirational dreams becoming a reality. He gave a sneak peek from his past, a conversation with Mrs Ambika that into the idea of paws and collars.
After talking about their incredible journey, both founders came together on the Dias and drew the curtains and unveiled the journey of paws and collars.
A few words from our honoured guest
Padma Shri. Sudha Murty wished the entire team of paws and collars big success and thanked the founders for starting a world-class experience mall for pets and pet lovers in India. She introduced her adorable family member Gopi and expressed her emotions about how Gopi plays an important role in her life. She wholeheartedly mentioned she loved the concept of the company and would want to come sometime soon. She also reminded everybody of what it takes to be a responsible pet owner and the impact she had by adopting Gopi and how it changed her life. She concluded with enlightening insights and warm blessings.
Releasing the Ads
The inauguration was a spectacular opportunity to unveil the ads based on the visions of the founder was directed by top director Mr PC Shekhar. The ads featured Samyukta Hornad, the founders, Niyati Pasupuleti, few adorable pets like Eva Pasupuleti, Chanakya, Nidhi, Kitty, Bagheera, Minchu, Jhancy, Tunga, Bindu, Baira and Gowthami. The music for the ads was composed by Top musician Arjun Janya.
The founders expressed their gratitude to the production team PC Shekar, Arjun Janya, Vaidy S and Guna Karan for translating their vision into a magical experience that has set new benchmarking standards in India’s ad industry. They also thanked the paws and collars team for being a part of the journey and reaching a very special milestone.
Rekha Mohan (REMO) a multitalented TV star and Director PC Shekhar joined the founders on the special occasion. They had a cup of coffee and went live with their audience. They were delighted to have spent time with the guests and ended the day on a positive note and hoped for many more paws & collars journeys to come their way.