Top news of the week

Read all the people movements and developments that made it to the headline last week

“DAS process will be smoother in other phases”

“I accept there is a roadblock for broadcasters when it comes to carriage fees and all of us are bleeding,” says RK Arora, CEO, ITV Network

MEC’s ‘Skyvertising’ activation for Citibank

The innovative Twitter based engagement brought alive Citibank’s ‘Dil V/s Bill’ no-extra-cost EMI campaign during the festive season

Agenda Aaj Tak to give voice to Hindi heartland

Touted as the world’s biggest Hindi heartland summit, the first edition of Agenda Aaj Tak will address key issues pertaining to the country

Reporter’s Diary: When the going gets tough...

Correspondent Sai Prasanna fights through some medical setbacks and returns with a bang to what she loves doing best – chasing good stories

JWT ropes in Mohit Hira

Hira joins as Senior Vice President and Regional Business Director. He has a career spanning 26 yrs across advertising, marketing, print and digital

Jeff Zucker named President of CNN Worldwide

Zucker will report to Phil Kent, Chairman and CEO of Turner Broadcasting System. He takes charge from January 2013

Turner Broadcasting appoints Oliver Herrgesell as SVP

As Head of International Communications, Herrgesell will provide strategic direction to Turner’s multi-national communications and PR staffs

Tata Housing awards social media duties to Social Wavelength

The win comes on the back of a multi-agency pitch and evaluation. Tata Housing has planned a 360 degree communications perspective

Dentsu Media bags SEBI’s media mandate

SEBI had shortlisted 13 agencies for the pitch that was announced in April 2012