Top Story


Home >> People Movement >> Article

Sunit Tandon takes charge as IIMC Director

Font Size   16
Sunit Tandon takes charge as IIMC Director

Sunit Tandon, CEO of Lok Sabha TV and a well-known theatre and TV personality, has taken charge as the Director of the Indian Institute of Mass Communication (IIMC).

Confirming the news, Stuti Kacker, Additional Secretary at the Ministry of Information & Broadcasting, who has also been acting as the Director of IIMC, said that Tandon’s name for the Director’s post had got the Ministry’s approval.

Former alumni and Associate Professor at IIMC, Vartika Nanda, who has taught TV journalism at the premier media institute, said, “Tandon joining IIMC will be very good for the institute.”

When contacted, Tandon refrained from divulging any details regarding his joining IIMC. All he said was, “I won’t be able to give any information regarding this before two weeks.”

Tandon, who has been a familiar face on Doordarshan, has been with Lok Sabha TV since the channel’s inception in July 2006. He had joined the channel as Executive Director and was promoted as its CEO in July 2008.


Markus Noder, Managing Partner, Serviceplan International, shared innovative tools, ideas and methodologies to generate tangible business values

The primary reason that led to growth of OTT is the constant improvement of internet speed and service across the country: Sandeep Gupta, ACT Fibernet

Siddharth Kumar Tewary, Founder, Chief Creative, One Life Studios and Swastik Productions, on owning the IP on his most ambitious project 'Porus,' the risk of recovering its cost and his distribution strategy

Webscale plans to build the brand around smooth operations for the e-commerce sector and then move on to demand generation

The Tata Group is considering review of its Public Relations mandate which is currently handled by PR firm Edelman in association with Rediffusion. The review is likely to happen post January 2018.

KVL Narayan Rao, Group CEO, and Executive Vice Chairman of NDTV passed away at 63 after battling cancer for two years

Week 44 (October 29-November 4, 2017) of RAM Ratings saw Big FM and Fever FM dominating Mumbai. Meanwhile Fever, Radio City and Radio Mirchi dominated Delhi, Bangalore and Kolkata respectively.