Sanjay Mukherjee, Founder of The Mountain Walker, spoke to Namita Shibad of Hindustan Times about the founding of the company, the core business philosophy, challenges, portfolio offerings, and the journey ahead for the company. The full text of the interview is available at:
As our associates, supporters and followers are aware, the key areas of focus of The Mountain Walker are to enhance safety, deliver accurate information, improve quality of authentic travel experience, and contribute to local economies through meaningful job creation.
The business lines of The Mountain Walker are travel services, media products, and training.
The Travel Services division offers Customised Holiday Experiences for families, groups, and individuals, with rural, deluxe, and luxury accommodation options. The types of tours organised are road trips, day hikes, long distance treks, and cycling, motorbike and mountaineering expeditions.
The Travel Media Products wing has published 4 books within 9 months of launching the business line in April 2019. All the titles are available in paperback as well as e-book formats (both Kindle and EPUB) on The Mountain Walker website as well as Amazon. Himalayan Photo Art, Framed Photoscapes, Posters and Postcards are the other products available in this category. Apart from these, the Content Assets Library of The Mountain Walker has currently reached the impressive mark of over 10,000 images and 75 hours of high-quality video.
The Training department provides various training themes with focus on development of Managerial and Team Leadership competencies. Various Self-Discovery Packages and Leadership Development Tours have been configured to cater to the varying training needs and regimens of Corporate Training Programs.