The exchange4media Group held the annual Pitch CMO Summit on March 4, 2016 at the Grand Hyatt in Mumbai. The presenting sponsor for the event was Dainik Bhaskar and it was powered by Colors.
The Pitch CMO Summit is organised by Pitch, the marketing magazine of the exchange4media group and is spread across cities, this year in Mumbai. It is a gathering of the best minds in the business of marketing. The agenda of the summit each year revolves around marketing in the present context and discussions focus on how best to market to the Indian consumer in this dynamic environment.
The event saw some of the top minds in the industry discussing different facets of advertising and marketing in today’s changing world. The Pitch CMO Summit also felicitated some of the top CMOs in the industry currently on the basis of their contribution to business and marketing.
These included :
CMO Award for Most Innovative CMO- Amit Syngle, President (Sales, Marketing and Technology) at Asian Paints and Shashi Shankar, CMO at Idea Cellular.
CMO Award for Best CMO in E-commerce - Shankar Nath, SVP at Paytm.
CMO Award For Maximum Customer Engagement- YS Guleria SVP (Sales & Marketing) at Honda Motorcycles and Scooters and GK Suresh, Marketing Head (Food Division) at ITC
CMO Award For Best Digital Presence- Kartik Jain, EVP and Head (Marketing & Customer Analytics) at HDFC Bank and Pavan Singh, National Marketing Head and Deputy General Manager (Marketing) at Amul.
CMO Award For Best Use Of Martech- Vivek Nayer, CMO (Auto Division) at Mahindra & Mahindra and Sujit Ganguli, Head (Brand and Corporate Communication) at ICICI Bank.