Shital Daftari is a successful entrepreneur, and she is the Founder and CEO of Saris and Things and SNT Biotech. She started Saris and Things in 2011 as an online platform to rent or buy designer Indian Clothing for weddings and special events. Within a year, she became a successful seller on Amazon, Walmart and every online marketplace with over 500,000 products listed.
In 2020, she pivoted to selling personal protective equipment as one of the first businesses to offer face masks on Amazon, soon expanding her product line to include hand sanitizers, gloves, swabs and other covid supplies. Expansion continued with covid tests and lab supplies, and she eventually launched SNT Biotech in 2020, wholesaling to hospitals and labs across the country with annual revenues of over $31 million.
Shital Daftari has received many awards this year, including being named the 2022 Top 50 Fastest Growing Women Owned Businesses by JPMorgan Chase and Women Presidents Organization, NAWBO Chicago Woman Business Owner of the Year, 2022 Silver Stevie Award winner, and she has also been named the 2022 Finalist for the EY Entrepreneur of the Year – Midwest.