Top Story

e4m_logo.png

Home >> Advertising >> Article

Prayer meet for Bal Mundkur in Mumbai on Jan 19

18-January-2012
Font Size   16
Share
Prayer meet for Bal Mundkur in Mumbai on Jan 19

The Draftfcb Ulka Group is holding a prayer meeting on Thursday, January 19, 2012 between 5 and 6 pm at Yashwantrao Chavan Pratishthan, Chavan Centre, General Jagannath Bhosale Marg, Nariman Point, Mumbai.

Mundkur, a doyen of Indian advertising and Founder of Ulka Advertising (now Draftfcb Ulka) succumbed to a heart attack on Saturday, January 7, 2012 in Goa. He was 86.

Besides having been active in the advertising industry, Mundkur was one of the founding members of the Ad Club Bombay and was active in the social space, having been instrumental in reviving Asiatic Society Library, restoration of Afghan Church, and setting up of a cerebral palsy unit, among others. More recently, he conceptualised and published the ‘Ad Katha’, the story of Indian advertising, which was launched at AdAsia 2011 in Delhi.

For those who wish to send messages, can send them to : centrepoint@draftfcbulka.com. These will be shared with Mundkur’s family.

Tags

Rajat Sharma who was recently elected as President of the NBA talks about his plans for the industry body

The Country Sales Manager Media at Akamai says that technology seems to be taking over all possible spaces and people considering it in both positive and negative ways

The India Marketing Lead of Skyscanner believes that with the acquisition by Ctrip they have reached the market leader status

Our typical marketing budget is usually 10 per cent of the topline spend

The BBC carried out a survey along with Globescan to see how the world looks at the issue of ‘fake news’

The objective of content marketing is not just to encourage product purchase or generate ROI. The key to its success lies in building relationships based on trust, opines Dasgupta

The interesting animated rap music video encapsulates Droom’s ecosystem tools and their role in facilitating second-hand automobile transactions