The Advertising Council of India (ACI) & The Advertising Club has announced the appointment of Sunil Kataria, Business head, Godrej Consumer Products as leader of the Indian delegation for the AdAsia Congress to be held in Bali. The 30th edition of the media and advertising awards organised bi-annually by the Asian Federation of Advertising Associations (AFAA) will see global marketing and creative industry practitioners be a part of the ideas exchange platform.
Making the announcement Srinivasan K Swamy, Vice Chairman, Asian Federation of Advertising Associations and a representative of The Advertising Council of India said “Ad Asia is a great forum for the Indian creative and media maestros to interact with other global practitioners on evolving industry trends. Having someone which such rich and versatile multifunctional and sectoral experience as Kataria lead the Indian delegation is sure to ensure that the India delegation plays an inspiring and impactful role at the congress”
Raj Nayak, President – The Advertising Club said, “India has been at the forefront of some ground breaking and high impact media campaigns. A coveted knowledge platform like Ad Asia 2017 is a great place to showcase the immersive and transformational work being done by the India media and advertising diaspora. With Kataria helming the Indian delegation, we are sure to receive the best representation in the form. With his in-depth understanding of the Indian market dynamics and global trends, he will surely add significant value to the Indian delegation.”
Kataria reacted on his appointment and said, “I am honored to be nominated to lead the Indian contingent to the prestigious congress. The forum is a great platform for the fraternity to network with global creative leads and jam on media and marketing trends in the new social paradigm that we are currently in. We hope to have significant Indian representation at the event and would hence urge maximum participation by corporates at the event.”
Ad Asia 2017, Bali is expected that witness close to 2000 executives from marketing companies, advertising agencies, and media organizations. The event will be held between 7 to 10 of November 2017.