MediaCom, part of GroupM, has appointed Vinish Joshi as General Manager for its Delhi operations. He replaces Tarun Nigam who recently joined Starcom Worldwide as Executive Director; India-North. Joshi moves in from Spice Jet Airlines after a two-year tenure as Senior Manager-Brand Communication. He will be reporting to Divya Gururaj, Managing Director, MediaCom.
Said Joshi on his appointment, “I have launched brand Spice Jet. Now it is the time to look ahead and work with a larger brand like MediaCom. It is highly motivating to work with a younger group.”
Joshi started his career as a management trainee with Shaw Wallace where he spent two years. Then he moved to Anand Bazaar Patrika Group for one and a half years. He has spent eight and a half years in advertisng in a planning role -- two and a half years in HTA (now JWT) and six years with Lintas.
In his advertising career, Joshi has worked on brands such as Hyundai, Hero Cycles, Oberoi Hotels, National Geographic Channel, among others.