Sapna has lived in Goa on and off since 1988, besides living in Bombay and San Francisco. Her earlier avatar was a TV/ video producer working with leading channels and production houses. Along the way, she wore many other hats but her core competency has always been communications.
She is the recipient of a 2009 award in the MacArthur Foundation’s Digital Media and Learning competition that enabled her to train a pan-Indian network of women to produce videos about social issues. Sapna has studied at the Indian School of Business, San Francisco State University, Bay Area Video Coalition and Gustavus Adolphus College.
With a Masters degree in Mass Media and Communication, Amanda has been working in the advertising and media industry in Goa for the past three years. She has consulted and worked with clients such as Tanishq, Destination One Resort, Whispering Palms and other brands in Goa, prior to joining Blurb.
Amanda is an active social media enthusiast, with a keen interest in current youth trends, while also being actively involved in events and social media communications. She loves finding new music & meeting new people.
Claire Soares is an artist by choice. She loves letting her creativity flow while her artistic mind takes over her pen. Claire is a graphic designer and an illustrator by profession. After working in Pune for Cognizant for more than a year as a visual designer, she decided to come back to her homeland Goa and spread her creativity and art here.
With a Master’s degree in sociology and 25 years of work experience in social work, health, sales, marketing and business, Sushila brings her quirky sense of humour and mama bear practicality to the mix. She’s a poet at heart who loves the food tasting part of the job the most!
Clinton is our go-to guy for everything administrative in the field and in-house. He is efficient and cheerful, and is great at accounts.
She’s young, she’s fun and she makes sure to keep us on our toes and have them painted the right colour as well. Don’t be fooled by her innocent smile and fashion/travel blogger status, she holds a degree in mass com and is an influencer marketing and social media wiz with heavy weights like Myra Vineyards, White Owl Brewery and Frosty Ice Creams on her resume.
With a masters in Commerce, Nikita started off as a teacher. With the urge for something more adventurous, she completed her PGD in advertising and communications from XIC, Mumbai. She worked as a social media executive at a global agency. Here she got the taste for advertising and found her love for writing and communication along the way.
Besides reading, writing and eating, one of her favourite things to do is dog petting.
Divya Rosario is the face of Blurb in Mumbai. She ran her own restaurant Cerveja – The Global Tavern – in Goa in 2016-17. Divya employed Blurb as her marketing & PR agency for Cerveja for over a year and knows their capabilities firsthand as a former client. Previously she worked with media powerhouses Channel V, Lowe Lintas and a British PR agency called Good Relations India. She has also worked with West Coast, a fine food company.