Best Deal TV, a celebrity-driven 24/7 home shopping channel, has appointed Hari Trivedi as Chief Operating Officer with immediate effect. Based in Mumbai, Trivedi will be responsible for overall sales and marketing at Best Deal TV. He would also be initialising lowest price offers and deals on Best Deal TV for its users.
Trivedi until recently spearheaded Naaptol.com as president and was responsible for Technology, Vendor/ Warehousing/ Inventory/ Merchandising /Media/ Call centre/ Logistics/ CRM and overall sales and marketing. Prior to this, he was associated with Aksh Optifibre as Head of IPTV business and Times Internet as the National Head for e-commerce.
Speaking on his appointment, Raj Kundra, Founder CEO, Best Deal TV, says, “Hari has been in the industry for over 30 years and has oodles of experience in home shopping, e- commerce and e- governance platforms. We are proud to have him onboard and believe his experience will do wonders for Best Deal TV. We are one of leading home shopping networks and we wanted someone like him to pace our operations and fulfil our ambitious targets. Hari’s thorough experience and Best Deal TV’s budding business enterprise would be apt to meet the need of the consumers and sellers.”
Commenting on his role in Best Deal TV, Trivedi says, “The home shopping business in India has a scope to quadruplicate itself in last few years. Being associated in this industry, I see myself as contributing to the overall growth of the e-commerce industry. I would like to go for a more innovative approach to double the current readers’ offers industry and we intend to fully leverage this opportunity."
Hari is acknowledged as an expert in managing retail, sales and software development for e-commerce. He is famously known as the Godfather of Readers offers in India which has now become an industry in itself.