IMPACT’s 50 Most Influential Women List, 2020 to be unveiled tomorrow at 5 pm
The virtual event will be streamed live on IMPACT and exchange4media Facebook pages 5 pm onwards on Wednesday, August 5, 2020
Published - Aug 4, 2020 8:24 AM Updated- Aug 4, 2020 8:24 AM
The exchange4media Group is all set to unveil the ninth edition of its ‘50 Most Influential Women in Indian Media, Marketing & Advertising List’ brought out under the aegis of its weekly magazine, IMPACT. The list for the year 2020 will be unveiled in a virtual setting on Wednesday, August 5, 2020 from 5 pm onwards. It will be attended by an invited audience including nominees for the award, jury members and industry leaders. The event will also be streamed live on the IMPACT and exchange4media Facebook pages.
LEADING BY EXAMPLE
It promises to be a fun evening with a charged discussion on ‘Women in Power: Leading by example’, which will bring out little known stories from the lives of the participants and reiterate the infinite wisdom of leading by example. Anupriya Acharya, CEO, Publicis Groupe, India, Priya Nair, Executive Director - Beauty and Personal Care, Hindustan Unilever, Shereen Bhan, Managing Editor, CNBC-TV18 and Swati Bhattacharya, Chief Creative Officer, FCB Ulka will participate in the discussion, which will be moderated by Delna Avari, Founder, Delna Avari & Consultants. It is slated for 5.30 to 6 pm.
THE ESTEEMED JURY
The list, a respected property in the industry, was put together this year by a jury of most esteemed industry leaders, led by Sam Balsara, Chairman and MD, Madison World. Other eminent names on the jury this year were Animesh Kumar, Chief People Officer, Zee Entertainment Enterprises Ltd, B. Srinivasan, MD, Vikatan Group, Delna Avari, Founder, Delna Avari & Consultants, Ferzad Palia, Head, Youth, Music and English Entertainment, Viacom18, Gurmit Singh, General Manager, Quora, Partha Sinha, President, Response, The Times of India Group, Punitha Arumugam, Founder, Arumugam & Consultants, Rana Barua, CEO, Havas Group India, Ravish Kumar, Head - Regional Entertainment Cluster, Viacom18, Shalini Kamath, Founder & CEO, SK & Associates, Tarun Katial, CEO, Zee5 India and Vikram Chhachhi, Principal, Global Consumer Markets, Heidrick & Struggles.
IMPACT’S recognition of 50 Most Influential Women in Media, Marketing and Advertising is a step to acknowledge the achievements of women who give a whole new meaning to the words power and influence. Past toppers of IMPACT’s 50 Most Influential Women List include Tanya Dubash, Executive Director and Chief Brand Officer, Godrej Industries (2019), Nadia Chauhan, Joint Managing Director & Chief Marketing Officer, Parle Agro (2018), Malini Agarwal, Founder & Creative Director, MissMalini Entertainment (2017), Ekta Kapoor, Joint Managing Director and Creative Director, Balaji Telefilms (2016), Kirthiga Reddy, then Managing Director of Facebook India (2015), Rama Bijapurkar, market strategy consultant and acclaimed business author (2014), Shobhana Bhartia, Chairperson and Editorial Director, HT Media Group (2013) and Vinita Bali, then Managing Director of Britannia Industries (2012).
The presenting partner for the event this year is &TV. The countdown has already begun, and to know who is on the list, head over to IMPACT magazine’s Facebook page or the exchange4media Facebook page at 5 pm on Wednesday, August 5, 2020. Also, do join in the conversations using the #IMPACT50Women hashtag.
To register for the event and watch it on Zoom, click on this link: https://bit.ly/2ZRXYIx