Radio has always been a key part of any campaign, says Shavon Barura, President (West and South India), Havas Worldwide, before suggesting that creative agencies, clients and media agencies need to give more of a push when it comes to radio advertising.
As part of exchange4media’s Golden Mikes Awards 2014 jury, Barua shared her thoughts on the entries and the responsibility of the advertising ecosystem in making the best use of the medium.
The jury for the Golden Mikes 2014 is chaired by Bharat Patel, Former Chairman of P&G Hygiene and Health and Former Chairman of ISA. It includes Rajul Kulshreshtha, MD, Xposure; Amitabh Srivastava, Regional Head (South Asia), Association of International Broadcasters; Shavon Barua, President (West and South India), Havas Worldwide; Amit Tiwari, Director, Country Head (Media), Philips India; Monica Tata, MD, HBO India (South Asia); Pradeep Dwivedi, Chief Corporate Sales & Marketing Officer, Dainik Bhaskar Group; Rameet Arora, Senior Director (Marketing, Menu Management & Communications), Hardcastle Restaurants (McDonald’s West and South operations); Amit Ghatak, GM (Marketing), CavinKare; Gautam Kiyawat, CEO (Madison Media Group) at Madison Communications; Anisha Motwani, Director & Chief Marketing Officer, Max Life Insurance; Roshan Abbas, MD, Encompass Events; Mayank Shah, Assistant Marketing Manager, Parle Products; and Sandip Tarkas, President (Customer Strategy), Future Group and CEO (Future Media & T24).
The awards ceremony will be held at the ITC Grand Central on January 31, 2014.
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