In a move to strengthen its growing operations in Mumbai, Quasar Media has announced the appointment of Moneka Khurana as Business Director - West. She will be reporting to Sandeep Singh, Business Director, Quasar Media. Prior to joining Quasar Media, Khurana was Account Director at DraftFCB+Ulka, where she completed nearly eight years.
Confirming the appointment, Sandeep Singh said, “We are happy to have an experienced campaigner like Moneka Khurana on board with us. We have been looking to fill this position for quite some time now, but were always patient to get only the right person on board, and we got one in Khurana. We have a very strong team in Mumbai, and with Khurana also joining will make us stronger in this market. This move is also in line with our inorganic regional growth strategy. Earlier, we had consolidated our team in Bangalore with Ajay Gupta joining as our Regional Head. We see a lot of potential in these two markets.”
Khurana is said to be amongst one of the few digital professionals with nearly a decade’s experience in online marketing. She started her career in digital media in 2001 with Intercept Consulting, considered to be a pioneer in online advertising network in the country.
She then moved to DraftFCB+Ulka Interactive in the early days of Internet advertising, and is said to have singlehandedly driven the business providing end-to-end digital solutions with many firsts in media innovations to her credit. Some of them went on to receive the Emvie Awards.
On her new role, Khurana said, “I am excited about my association with Quasar, a leading digital agency in the country providing complete digital solutions. The marriage of Quasar’s lineage and my experience will surely help scale new heights.”
Quasar, a Smile Interactive Technology Group company, is part of WPP Digital and is one of India’s leading full service digital agency with offices in Delhi, Gurgaon, Mumbai and Bangalore.