CO-FOUNDER, CO-OWNER & DESIGNER
Tina, originally hailing from Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India, transformed from being a Boston native to becoming a North Carolina entrepreneur. She has made a significant impact in the field of IT management and is known as a trailblazing serial entrepreneur. Since relocating to North Carolina in 2013, Tina rapidly became a well known figure in the Research Triangle Park (RTP).
With a stellar career background at renowned investment banking firms in both Boston and North Carolina, Tina’s expertise in IT management and Cybersecurity is unparalleled. Currently, she shines as one of the key players in a prestigious IT management consulting firm.
However, Tina’s talents go far beyond the IT realm. She is a creative force, a visionary Interior designer, and a skilled Fashion designer. Her artistic flair doesn’t stop there – Tina is also a L’Oréal certified hair colorist, showcasing her diverse skill set.
Together with her husband Mike, Tina is embarking on a culinary adventure in Raleigh’s upscale North Hills area. Their shared passion for exquisite food and flavors led them to fill a gap in the market by opening ‘Tamasha Modern Indian’ restaurant. Their aim is nothing short of extraordinary – they aspire to redefine the culinary landscape of Raleigh, infusing the richness of regional Indian cuisine with a modern twist. Tina’s meticulous attention to detail is evident in every aspect of Tamasha. From the initial sketches to the design renderings to the actual design, she has painstakingly curated an upscale ambiance. Collaborating with various manufacturers and vendors on many different design elements, she has infused a touch of big city glitz and glamor into Raleigh’s dining scene. The restaurant is not merely a place to eat; it’s an experience, carefully crafted to delight the senses.
To ensure the culinary offerings match the luxurious ambiance, Tina and Mike have recruited one of the best Executive Chefs, with a background in renowned Two Michelin Star restaurants in the USA. This culinary maestro specializes in progressive Indian cuisine, adding a unique flavor profile to Tamasha’s menu.
Fueled by her entrepreneurial drive, Tina boldly entered the realm of the luxury lifestyle industry. Together with her husband, Mike, she is the proud owner of a highly regarded Luxury Salon & Spa located in RTP, renowned for its lavish offerings and exceptional services. In the mere three years since its inception, the salon has accumulated over 900 five-star reviews across various platforms. Notably, it has been featured in Wake Tech’s cosmetology program, a testament to its excellence. Tina’s vision was to create a space that truly encapsulates opulence in every aspect, and she transformed this dream into reality through www.tinavorasalon.com.
Tina’s creativity knows no bounds. She expanded her horizons further by launching her own Luxury Handbag brand, available at www.tinavora.com. Her designs reflect sophistication and elegance, captivating fashion enthusiasts worldwide.
Tina and Mike’s ultimate goal is to make Tamasha the most sought-after Indian restaurant in North Carolina. Their standards are nothing short of excellence, and aiming for recognition on prestigious culinary lists. With Tina’s visionary spirit and Mike’s discerning taste, Tamasha is poised to become a culinary gem, showcasing the diverse and exquisite flavors of India in a truly modern and luxurious setting.