Top Story


Home >> Advertising >> Article

Hariharan Vishwanathan joins MediaCom as Head, South

Font Size   16
Hariharan Vishwanathan joins MediaCom as Head, South

MediaCom, the joint venture between Sam Balsara and GroupM, recently announced the appointment of Hariharan Vishwanathan as the Head – South. He will report to Rathi Gangappa, COO, MediaCom India. Vishwanathan takes over the position from Sriram Sharma who is moving to Mindshare.

Talking about his new role, Vishwanathan said, “I am excited to join MediaCom and I look forward to learning and applying their systems thinking approach. Working across agencies and functions in GroupM has been an enriching experience and I am happy that I will be continuing to do just that at MediaCom.”

Vishwanathan started his career in JWT (then known as HTA) as a media planner in 1994. Since then he has worked across categories, agencies and roles in GroupM. Most recently he was part of the CTG team in GroupM.

Commenting on the appointment, Debraj Tripathy, MD MediaCom India, said, “We are happy to have someone with Vishi’s experience and calibre on board. Our business in the South has seen fantastic growth in the last few years under Sriram’s leadership. I am confident Vishi will bring renewed energy and focus to our business. I wish Sriram all the best in his new role.”

Tags MediaCom Hariharan Hariharan Vishwanathan Sriram Sharma Debraj Tripathy

Arati Singh, Channel Head, NDTV Good Times, opens up on how she loves to go on adventurous trips on a typical weekend.

In week 9 of BARC ratings, the channel led the lifestyle space with 1206 million impressions followed by TLC, FYI TV18, Food Food and Fox Life

During his brief visit to India, Ronen Mense, Vice- President- Asia, AppsFlyer, spoke to exchange4media about app marketing and the new trends one can witness in mobile marketing.

Neha Kulwal, CEO, Admitad, talks about the future of affiliate marketing and the company's growth over the years

SEBI (Securities and Exchange Board of India,) imposed the fine for delayed disclosures under the Listing Agreement and the Insider Trading Regulations

Under BN Kumar’s leadership, PRCI held several successful global conclaves, brought out highly professional house journals and conducted international award winning social communication campaigns

At the 10th Pitch CMO Summit, marketers discussed the challenges of interfacing with the digitally empowered consumer.