It was the evening of 12th Jan’19, when we gathered under the roof of multi-cuisine restaurant, Look Act East for a meet and greet session with North East’s superstar actress, Soma Laishram. It was fun filled evening with the celebrity interacting with her fans who are also influencers with huge following on social media.
It was the evening of exploration and learning where the people who use social media extensively discussed the latest trend on social media, their likes and dislikes. They also discussed about how this kind of sessions give an open platform to gather with like-minded people and discuss their journey. The multi-talented model turned actress and singer from Manipur revealed that how social media plays an important role in connecting her with fans from not only Manipur but globally.
She also added that because of social media it is possible for her to experience the session and interact with other influencers over delectable authentic Manipuri food by the restaurant,LookActEast. The actress opened up about her journey from a small town of Imphal and how she made it here. This was one of the first of its kind where an influencer marketing platform focusing to highlight the north east talent. She considers this as a turning point of her career in a way that will help her in near future. Soma was warmly greeted by multiple brands namely – VLCC and Monet Subhiksh who sponsored the attendee gifts at the meet-up in recognition of her celebrity status and influential social media presence. Not to forget, the actress also celebrated her birthday with the fans and social media influencers followed by interacting with them personally and giving out gifts to all the fans who attended the ZefmoXSoma session.