Sun TV Network Ltd has appointed Sanjay Reddy as Senior Vice President. He will be heading the Network’s Andhra Pradesh Television business comprising Gemini TV, Gemini Music, Gemini News, Teja TV, Navvulu TV and Kushi TV. Reddy moves from Zee Network, where he was COO in-charge of Zee’s South Indian business. He will be reporting to Ajay Vidyasagar, COO, Sun TV Network.
Starcom MediaVest Group and KJ Somaiya Institute of Management Studies and Research has announced a strategic partnership to launch SSIMCAP-360°, said to be a first of its kind full-time advanced programme in Integrated Marketing Communications (IMC).
DesiMartini.com, the social networking website from HT Media Ltd, has launched an integration with HT City to launch the online version of ‘Celeb and the City’ and ‘Page 3’. This move marks the way for stronger future integrations between the media house’s online and offline properties.
Following rigorous rounds of selections, nominees for the Airtel Indian News Broadcasting Awards (INBA) 2009 have been selected. The nominees are for the 11 categories in which entries were invited from news broadcasting professionals. The Airtel INB Awards are being held in the Capital on Wednesday, August 26.
Balasubramanium V, who is heading knowledge management at Reliance ADAG has joined hands with Manoj Tadepalli, General Manager - International, Tanishq at Titan Industries Ltd, to launch their own consultancy for marketing effectiveness, called RainMan Consulting. The company will be launched in the first week of September.
Stage is set for NewsNext 2009, being held in the Capital on August 26 by the exchange4media Group. The day-long conference will focus on a host of industry-relevant issues such as ‘Effects of Recession, Regulation & Rising Costs on News Broadcasting’, ‘And the ratings-content debate continues…’, and ‘National Today, Regional Tomorrow’, among others. Times Now is the main sponsor of NewsNext 2009.