Industry veterans raised a toast to ad guru Anand Halve whose death left a permanent void in the ad world. The best advertising minds who had worked with Halve attended the get-together to share their memories of him
Anand Halve, often called the pioneer of account planning in Indian advertising met his Maker after a prolonged battle with lung disease. Vikram Sakhuja, Group CEO, Media & OOH, Madison World, pays his tribute to the veteran adman
Rajiv Singh, COO, ZMCL talks about how adding radio to its portfolio will accelerate growth of ZMCL’s current business. Mark Thompson, International Managing Editor, CNNMoney, talks about the launch of its very first country section on India.
Ferzad Palia, Business Head, English and Youth Entertainment, Viacom18 talks about the all-new refreshed avatar of VH1. Swati Mohan, Business Head, Fox Networks Group and National Geographic India talks about the channel’s extensive global rebrand across the company’s media platforms
Network18 Group has renamed its news channel IBN7 to News18 India. Avinash Kaul, President, Strategy, Product & Alliances – Network18 talks about the rebranding. As Sunburn moves to a new venue, Karan Singh, CEO, Sunburn talks about what more is new at the festival
Impact takes a look at what media professionals had to say regarding I&B Ministry’s order to shut down NDTV for a day due to its objectionable coverage of the Pathankot terror attacks. Also, Monica Tata, COO, BTVi, talks about steering the channel and the #OpinionsThatCount campaign.
Ashish Bagga of the India Today Group talks about the group making significant gains on ratings after its coverage of Indian Army’s surgical strike on Pakistan. Kartikeya Sharma of ProSportify & iTV Network talks about the second season of the Pro Wrestling League
Raj Nayak of Viacom18 talks about sensitizing people to how hard all women work at home and office and on all days with #SundayIsHerHoliday. Suresh Balakrishna of Kinetic, talks about how the soon-to-be-launched Aureus could be one of the most sophisticated planning tools for OOH.
Here are the movers and shakers, the super-achievers of the Advertising, Media & Marketing domain this year... A shortlist of 11 that will be brought down to a list of six nominees for the IMPACT Person of the Year 2016 award by November. Who will wear the crown on December 7?
As Epica extends entry deadline to October 14 to celebrate excellence in advertising, marketing and media, its Editorial Director Mark Tungate talks about the upcoming awards and India’s role in it