is a free, noncommercial, online platform which showcases video clips of diverse women role models sharing career and educational advice to inspire young girls to expand their horizons, improve their academic performance, and dream big about their futures. While based in San Francisco, the crew has travelled around the United States interviewing dynamic and accomplished women and filmed over 350 role models from Houston, Chicago, Washington, DC, Philadelphia, St. Louis, New York City, Boston, Detroit, San Francisco, Silicon Valley, San Diego and Atlanta – everyone from ballerinas to astronauts to federal judges.


The CareerGirls website interviewed Bikanta’s own Ambika Bumb about what it’s like to be the CEO of a biotech startup. The interview was broken down into a series of short clips on the following topics to be used as educational and inspirational tools:

  1. Ambika Bumb: Biotech CEO Career Girls Role Model
  2. What I do 
  3. What are Nanodiamonds
  4. Using Nanodiamonds to Detect Cancer
  5. Typical Day
  6. Great Part
  7. Why a Career In Medical Research
  8. Why I Created My Company BIKANTA
  9. Why Girls Should Consider a Career in Medical Research
  10. Helping Nobel Prize Winner
  11. Challenges


Linda and Ambika