Pradeep Guha Chairman of The Asian Federation of Advertising Associations (AFAA) announced the appointment of Raj Nayak, CEO – Colors as the leader of the Indian delegation which will be headed to AdAsia 2015 in Taipei.
Nayak, the head of Hindi General Entertainment Channel, Colors, would lead what could be the largest delegation at AdAsia, to be held from 22nd November to 25th November, 2015 in Taipei. Every alternate year, the event is held at a different destination with Taipei being the host for the congress’ 2015 edition. AdAsia is the perfect platform bringing together prominent professionals from all over Asia as they get the opportunity to interact and exchange ideas. With top notch speakers from across the world who will not only talk business but also participate in informal get-togethers to foster a strong relationship, AdAsia is the must-visit event for the industry every year.
Commenting on the appointment, Pradeep Guha, Chairman of The Asian Federation of Advertising Associations (AFAA) said, "I am very pleased that Raj Nayak is leading the Indian delegation to AdAsia Taipei. It is a great opportunity for professionals from marketing advertising and the media to participate in Asia's premier advertising event.”
Commenting on the announcement, Nayak said, “I would like to thank my peers and colleagues in the industry and the industry body associations, who have found me worthy of this honor. AdAsia serves as the ideal platform to bring together like minded professionals to meet, network and share ideas on a global scale, helping in the overall growth and development of the community at large. I would urge my friends from the industry to try and send as many delegates from their organisation to represent India in its full strength.”
Elaborating on the announcement, Bipin R Pandit, Chief Operating Officer – The Advertising Club, said, “AdAsia, a biennial event, is one of the most looked forward to event within the advertising community. With the Indian market evolving constantly, AdAsia serves as the perfect platform for industry leaders to come together to showcase Indian campaigns that have potential to create global impact. We are happy to have Mr. Raj Nayak lead the delegation in Taipei this year; his knowledge and expertise in the M&E Industry is unparalleled and under his leadership, the very huge Indian delegation will surely emerge as the frontrunners at the congress.”