In 1972 his wife of Mrs. Vrunda Athavale(Owner), graduate of Pune University, earlier working with Pune Telecom in overseas section, left job & joined the business in 1972 in Engraving Section. In 1978 this Engraving section was separated from Sadhana Arts and started as different entity by name M/S. Yashawant en Engravers.
Our Sister Concern M/S. Yashawant en Engravesrs gives services of Engraving on aluminium anodized Labels, stainless steel, brass, copper, powder coated, silver, acrylic, Bakelite, plastics plates on flat bed machine.
Since 1987, daughter of Mr. & Mrs. Athavale (Ms. Madhavi, now Mrs. Rama) joined after giving 10th standard examination and learned typesetting while doing graduation. After graduation started another sister concern, M/S. Sharp Typesetters in 1989 which later was merged with Sadhana Arts in 1995.
In 1993 she was married to Mr. Rahul Bharadwaj, a commerce graduate with management, software & hardware engineering & management diploma holder, who also joined business. Now looking after marketing, production & overall administration.
on 1st April 2014 Due to age and ill health of both the proprietors of Sadhana Arts & Yashawant Engravers, the said proprietary concerns were made as Partnership by taking Mrs.Rama R. Bharadwaj ( Daughter) and Mr. Rahul J. Bharadwaj (Son-in-law) as Partners.
This business was looked after & carried forward by the Mentors Mr. Yashawant Athavale till he became unwell at his age of 78 years. He Expired on 24.02.2015.
Now the said business is run by Mr & Mrs. Bharadwaj along with Mrs. Vrunda Athavale as consulting Partnerwho is 72 years of age.