• Chandigarh | India
Cherish Santoshi

Cherish Santoshi

Work experience

Work experience

Google Student Ambassador

  • Worked as a representative of Google's education outreach team for my college and Chandigarh area.
  • Led a team of 11 students to train more than 2000 students in 6 different universities.
  • Executed over 20 events to train and educate students about Google's latest technology. 
  • Got featured in 20 % of monthly GSA newsletters. 


Apr 2015 - Present
Blackeyelabs (Android and web presence based startup.)
  • Responsible for customer acquisition and market research in the tri-city.
  • Defining project deadlines and brainstorming its requirements within the team.
  • Designing and implying marketing strategies for the customer.

Technology Partner

Jan 2015 - May 2015
Chandigarh Administration 
  • Helped state e-Governance team, Chandigarh to develop a property based Android app.
  • Delegated various discussion meeting and design sprints with Director of IT, Chandigarh Administration. 

Operations Analyst

Jan 2015 - May 2015
Chalkpad Technologies
  • Worked for Deputy Commissioner, Panchkula to develop an android app for a local shrine board. 
  • Orchestrated numerous design sprints and Hackathons for the completion of the project.


Sep 2013 - Jan 2014
The Times of India
  • Interviewed various Bollywood celebrities for the lifestyle section of Times of Chandigarh.
  • Created effective and creative content for The Times Group on myriad subjects.

Coordinator | Communications and Information Management

Aug 2011 - Mar 2012
AIESEC | Chandigarh Chapter
  • Partnered with local businesses to increase company's branding scope.
  • Managed relationships with existing partners for a productive synergy. 
  • Designed informative content for organization's social media outreach.



Customer Acquisition 

Business Development 

Communications and Relationship Management

Digital Marketing 



B. Tech in Information Technology

Punjab Technical University

Average Score: 75.35%

Senior Secondary School 

Government Model Senior School, Chandigarh

Average Score: 70%

High School 

Bhavan Vidyalaya, Chandigarh

Average Score: 85%

Awards and Recognition

  • Created “C.O.S.T.S.”, a model for encouraging online shopping in Indian households which was awarded as the best online shopping model at Google India Community Summit 2014.
  • Selected as one of the only 45 people in India to attend Online Marketing Lab 2014 by Google.  
  • Closed a deal with Uber and Red Bull for a Google event in one day.  
  • Won various prizes for debates and extempore competitions.
  • Bagged the first position as a marketing team among 20 teams from all over the country.
  • Captain of the under 16 football team in school.
  • Part-time Musician for more than 6 years and 50 plus live performances in 7 states.

Personal Profile 

  • An ardent learner with the ability to learn new tasks/skills quickly
  • Effective communicator with great networking skills
  • Versatile and Adaptable
  • Performer as an individual as well as a team player
  • Confident and assertive 

Date of Birth: January 30, 1993

Gender: Male

Hobbies: Traveling, exploring new places, writing and listening to good music, reading, writing and cooking. 

Languages: English, Hindi and Punjabi