Dania Hussain is an exporter of food and beverage from the city of joy, Kolkata. She is the director at 7 to life. As a young a girl she was always attracted to crowns and beauty pageant but while pursuing a career she drifted apart from her dream. Then she came across Miss West Bengal Divas & Miss India Divas pageant and life gave her an opportunity to fulfill her dream. She took advantage of this opportunity & decided to not only participate & learn but give her best & win. Dania has won Ms West Bengal 2020 & is the 1st runner up of Ms India Divas 2021.
She started her business of healthy food products on her own since she was already having knowledge of finance and also is a certified health & nutrition coach.She came up with a name and initially started selling her products online on Instagram where people could place orders through WhatsApp.As her business bloomed she decided to move on to B2B business model involving merely exports & huge profits.
She comes from a family wherein all her family members are involved in different businesses and so she gained their support immediately. Her family believes that “the more you achieve the better it is .It is nothing but hard work which can take you from one level to the next .Each member should be an asset in themselves ,strong enough to uphold themselves & supportive enough to encourage the other.”
The difficulties that she faced juggling between her business and the pageant was completing the tasks before the deadline and handling work pressure.It became a little hectic for her but pushed herself to complete everything before the deadline and head for the pageant.
When asked about her biggest goal in life, she answered that- “it is to learn more as I feel that learning is an unending process.I wish to be a famous Bollywood star.” She finds Aishwarya Rai Bacchan as her inspiration.Furthermore she wishes to represent her country India in a big way & be known for bringing achievements into the country.
As an entrepreneur,she plans to expand her business through which she can generate more employment opportunities for the people in the society. She believes that this way every house will have an earning member & they can all be fed.
When asked about her dream with the title she said-
“I wish towards the upliftment of the girls, specifically from the rural areas of West Bengal, by bringing about self generation employment and career opportunities, through West Bengal Diva pageant grooming academy. ” Her plans for India are-” to begin an online grooming and language academy through which every woman can educate herself and do things for herself on her own.
She is really grateful to have won two titles,Ms West Bengal 2020 & Ms India Divas 2021 1st runner up.She feels that the pageant crown will make people believe in her more & she will be able to contribute to the society in a better way.