Doordarshan has invited applications to empanel agencies for its outdoor advertising activities. The contract shall be awarded for a period of two years. The earnest money deposit (EMD) required for this tender has been set at Rs 5 lakh.
As per the eligibility criteria, the agencies should have achieved an average annual billing of Rs 50 crore during the last three financial years and have a minimum net worth of Rs 50 crore. The agencies also need to have their own full-fledged offices in more than 12 cities in the country, including offices in Mumbai, Delhi, Kolkata, Chennai, Bangalore and Hyderabad.
Additionally, the agencies should have the experience of handling out-of-home campaigns of any TV entertainment channel during the last financial year. The agencies should also have the experience of executing a minimum of three campaigns in more than 50 cities during the last financial year.
Tender documents and requisite formats can be downloaded from Doordarshan’s website. Applications can be sent latest by 4 pm on July 22, 2010, along with the EMD of Rs 5 lakh. The EMD will have to be paid in the form of bank guarantee, demand draft or pay order from any nationalised or scheduled bank, drawn in favour of Doordarshan, payable at New Delhi.
Shortlisted agencies will be required to present their credentials and creative proposal for Doordarshan between July 27 and July 29, 2010.