Girish Dutt Shukla is a computer engineer by education and a freelance digital marketer by profession. Before pursuing his passion for writing, he worked as a software engineer at Mahindra Comviva in Gurgaon for two years. In June 2015, he left the job and started working as a copywriter and a social media strategist in a digital marketing agency in Delhi. In his five years stint as a marketing professional, he has helped brands like Kajaria Ceramics, Fashion Development Council of India, The Lalit Group of Hotels, The Grub Fest, Four Seasons and many others to grow digitally with his writing skills, strategy and marketing acumen. He has tailored strategies and executed them flawlessly for startups like iOrderFresh, Cravity, Cedar Villas among many others that helped them build their foothold and grow at a rapid pace since.
He has written articles for a few websites and some of them have garnered over a thousand shares. He has a proclivity for perceiving psyche and behaviour and hopes to study the subject professionally in the future. Maroon in a Sky of Blue is his debut novel.