Bloomberg UTV has been abuzz with activity in recent months. The channel has had some high level inductions in the last few quarters. The most recent addition to the team is Manoj Menon, who joins as Senior Vice President, Ad Sales. Menon assumed his role from September 20 and will be based out of Mumbai, reporting directly to Deepak Lamba, Business Head.
At Bloomberg UTV, Menon will be responsible for enhancing the channel’s revenue, capitalising on the recent boost in programming and branding. Menon was last with STAR Movies and Star World, where he was Channel Head of Ad Sales.
Commenting on this development, Deepak Lamba, Business Head – Bloomberg UTV, said, “Manoj is vastly experienced in selling various genres of media and has interacted with a cross section of clients. I’m confident that under his leadership, we’ll ensure that our ad sales team is ‘best-in-class’ and able to meet the challenges of the business news market.”
On his new role, Menon said, “Bloomberg UTV has shown a lot of promise in this highly competitive genre. I am very excited to be a part of such a young, vibrant and motivated environment. The channel is bustling with potential and I look forward to be a part of its phenomenal growth story.”
He has over 17 years of experience in advertising sales, of which he spent the last 11 years with STAR India with various channels across the STAR Network since August 1999 across offices.