The Indian Express group as roped in Praveen K Singh as Editor (News) for its Business Publications Division (BPD) in Delhi. Singh, who will report to Sheldon Santawan, Chief Editor, Indian Express-BPD, will be taking care of the travel and hospitality publications of the Express group.
Prior to joining the Express group, Singh was the Editor of Hammer Media group, which publishes magazines like ‘Clean & Hygiene Review’, ‘Food & Beverage Review’ and ‘Hotel Business Review’.
Speaking about his appointment, Singh said, “Indian Express is a well-known banner and gives much importance to its business publications. I will work to the best of my ability and am looking forward to a few more new initiatives by the group.”
He further said, “In the coming days, niche magazines with their defined readership and advertisers will flourish at a much faster rate than the general magazines.”
A graduate of the Indian Institute of Mass Communication, Delhi, Singh began his career in journalism with Statesman in 1996. His other stints include Zee News, India Today Online and Times of India.