Big FM Mumbai station has roped in comedian Raju Srivastav as a radio jockey for its breakfast show ‘92.7 FM ki laughter local’ along with RJ Vrajesh Hirjee. The aim is to increase the humour quotient of the breakfast show. The FM station has earmarked a marketing budget of over Rs 1 crore.
The FM radio market in Sikkim is dominated by three players – Radio Misty, Nine FM and Red FM. The functioning of FM radio in the hilly state presents its own set of challenges and opportunities. exchange4media finds out more from Radio Misty’s Nishant Mittal and Nine FM’s Bobby Gupta.
Madison Public Relations, a unit of Madison World, has bagged the public relations mandate for Parle Agro and Asia MotorWorks Ltd. Veena Gidwani, CEO, Madison Public Relations, has confirmed the wins. Madison PR will be handling all the brands of Parle Agro, including Frooti, Appy Fizz, and the newly launched Hippo.
Following the partnership between TBWA\India and Ignitee Digital Solutions, TBWA\India has appointed Anand Narayan as Vice President, Account Management, for its Mumbai operations. At TBWA\Mumbai, Narayan will head a unit that handles brands such as Nissan, IDFC Mutual Funds, Angel Broking, Singapore Airlines, etc.
With just a day to go for the Union Budget 2010, the advertising fraternity does not seem to be too excited about it. Two wishes that top the list of most advertising professionals are revoking the service tax and boosting GDP growth as the ad industry is more dependent on the GDP factor. exchange4media finds out more from the Indian ad honchos.
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