Ram Sehgal to be honoured with the AAAI Lifetime Achievement Award
This is the highest honour to be given to an individual in India for his/her outstanding contribution to the advertising industry.
Published - Jul 6, 2018 1:54 PM Updated: Jul 6, 2018 1:54 PM
The Advertising Agencies Association of India (AAAI) has announced that this year’s AAAI Lifetime Achievement Award will be conferred on legendary ad man Ram Sehgal. This is the highest honour to be given to an individual in India for his/her outstanding contribution to the advertising industry.
The award will be presented to Sehgal on July 26, 2018 in Mumbai, according to an announcement made by AAAI.
The honour is being bestowed on Sehgal for his leadership and contribution to the advertising industry, establishing Delhi as a premier centre for advertising in India. It was this foundation that later led JWT Delhi to become one of the largest offices in India and also in the world.
Some media reports quoted Nakul Chopra, President, AAAI, as saying that Sehgal has been a role model for generations in the industry and is a legend in his own right.
According to media reports, members of the selection committee of the award include Sam Balsara - Chairman and MD of Madison World and Madison Communications; Srinivasan K Swamy - Chairman of R K Swamy Hansa; Ambi Parameswaran - Brand Coach- Brand Strategist and Founder Brand-Building.com; Nakul Chopra - Senior Advisor- Publicis Communication, President - Advertising Agencies Association of India, and Chairman – BARC; and Jaideep Gandhi- Chairman and Director, Jaya Advertising.
WhatsApp, Instagram, LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook & Youtube