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Shilpa Taneja?blur=25

Deals And You has appointed Shilpa Taneja as Marketing Lead with immediate effect. Taneja will be based out of Gurgaon and shall report to Guneet Singh, Director and Co-Founder, Deals And You. Prior to this, she was working with Microsoft India as Marketing Manager, where she was driving marketing for Microsoft’s share warrior brands in the consumer space – Internet Explorer and Windows Mobile. Besides this, she also established the comprehensive social media strategy for the Consumer & Online business and pioneered some ‘connected marketing to sales’ and CRM programmes for the Windows business that were subsequently rolled out in multiple countries globally as best practises.

exchange4media Staff Sep 25, 2010 11:33 AM

Pradeep Yerargi and Rishi Upadhyayas?blur=25

Law & Kenneth, Mumbai has roped in Pradeep Yerargi and Rishi Upadhyayas Creative Directors Art and Copy, respectively. In his experience of over nine years, Pradeep Yerargi has worked with key brands like Fevicol, Castrol, Chevron, Reliance GI, IndianOil, Bajaj Pulsar, Traffic Police of Mumbai, Marico, and Star Union Dai-Ichi, to name a few, across agencies like Ambience Publicis, Ogilvy, Everest and Rediffusion Y&R. Rishi Upadhyay comes with an experience of over 11 years. His longest stint was with Publicis Ambience, where he had worked on businesses like Marico, Westside, Nerolac, Reliance Mobile, and P&G, to name a few.

exchange4media Staff Sep 25, 2010 11:31 AM

Gaurav Sahai?blur=25

Big FM has elevated Gaurav Sahai as Radio Operations Head for Delhi. In his new role, Sahai will be reporting to Soumen Choudhury, National Business Head, 92.7 BIG FM. Sahai was Marketing Head, Delhi for one and a half years prior to his elevation. He will be leading the Programming, Marketing and Technical teams, besides leading the planning and execution of ATL and BTL activities, including on-air spikes, outdoor campaigns and mall branding in order to achieve Station CUME and TSL targets.

exchange4media Staff Sep 25, 2010 11:30 AM

AAI invites bids for baggage trolleys in Bhuj Airport?blur=25

The Airports Authority of India (AAI) has invited bids from reputed firms under the 'two packet system' offering advertisement rights on 149 passenger baggage trolleys, along with their retrieval and maintenance, at the new airport terminal building of Bhuj Airport. The contract shall be awarded for three years and shall attract a minimum reserved license fee of Rs. 134.43 plus service tax per trolley per month. The EMD required is of Rs. 12,018.

exchange4media Staff Sep 25, 2010 9:41 AM

NP Nawani steps down as IBF Secretary General?blur=25

NP Nawani, who’s contract with the Indian Broadcasting Foundation (IBF) ends on September 30, 2010, has decided not to carry on further and has tended his resignation. He has had a seven-year innings with the Foundation.

exchange4media Staff Sep 25, 2010 8:23 AM

More changes at India Today Group; Mohini Bhullar decides to move on after 40 years?blur=25

In another change of guard at the India Today group, Mohini Bhullar has decided to move on as Executive Director, Corporate Affairs, effective September 30, 2010, after a long innings spanning over 40 years. It is not known where the media industry veteran is headed next.

exchange4media Staff Sep 25, 2010 8:22 AM

INS Elections 2010: Kundan Vyas is Prez; Ashish Bagga is Dy Prez & Tilak Kumar is Vice Prez?blur=25

Kundan R Vyas of Vyapar-Janmabhoomi Group has been elected as President of the Indian Newspaper Society (INS) for the year 2010-11 at its 71st Annual General Meeting held in Bangalore on September 24, 2010. He succeeds T Venkattram Reddy of Deccan Chronicle. India Today Group’s Ashish Bagga takes over as Deputy President, while KN Tilak Kumar of Prajavani has been elected as Vice President.

Tuhina Anand Sep 25, 2010 8:06 AM

Karnataka Tourism Department invites bids to erect hoardings in state?blur=25

The Department of Tourism, Government of Karnataka, has invited bids to supply, install and erect hoardings at entry and vantage points in various districts of Karnataka. The EMD required ranges from Rs 1.82 lakh to Rs 1.97 lakh.

Pallavi Goorha Kashyup Sep 25, 2010 8:04 AM

RAM Rambling: Radio Mirchi continues to be Mumbai’s top flavour?blur=25

Radio Mirchi remains the hot favourite FM station in the Mumbai market as per RAM data for a six-week average ending with Week 36. According to the market share figures of radio channels during the last six weeks, Radio Mirchi ended Week 36 with a market share of 17.6 per cent.

Pallavi Goorha Kashyup Sep 25, 2010 8:03 AM

Newspapers back on stands in J&K; suburbs still out of reach?blur=25

After a nearly two-week hiatus, some of the newspapers in the violence-hit Kashmir Valley were back on the newsstands on September 24, 2010. The imposition of curfew in the Valley had forced newspapers to stop publication. Interestingly, newspapers with digital presence continued to provide full coverage of news on the Internet during this period.

Nitin Pandey Sep 25, 2010 8:01 AM

Reporter’s Diary: The week that was! Viral, Zandu Balm and meetings?blur=25

The past week has been a tumultuous one for exchange4media Senior Correspondent Khushboo Tanna, who was laid low due to viral fever. But now she is back with verve and recaps some interesting developments in the past week and the hectic times ahead for the broadcast sector.

Khushboo Tanna Sep 25, 2010 7:59 AM

Tribal Fusion widens Microsoft, Yahoo!, Google reach; eyes expansion?blur=25

Online advertising network Tribal Fusion has recently executed some crucial campaigns for Google, Microsoft and Yahoo!, targeting new and existing users. Keeping its focus on innovation in technology and services, the ad network delivers to all clients by providing ‘Brand Safe’ environment.

Preeti Hoon Sep 25, 2010 7:58 AM

Ignitee Digital Solutions ventures into sports biz with ‘Ignitee Sports’?blur=25

Ignitee Digital Solutions has set up ‘Ignitee Sports’, a digital division that will focus on sports related business and projects. Joy Bhattacharjya has come on board as Chief Creative Officer of the newly established entity.

Preeti Hoon Sep 25, 2010 7:56 AM

Isobar & Carat create buzz for Philips Salon Shine on social media platform?blur=25

Isobar and Carat India, from the Aegis Media Group, have launched a massive social and earned media campaign for Philips Salon Shine range. In an effort to relaunch the hair care grooming products for women, the first task was to build awareness of the Salon Shine range of products amongst the key target audience.

exchange4media Staff Sep 25, 2010 7:55 AM

Newer mediums are not going to annihilate traditional print: Rasina Uberoi, Media Transasia?blur=25

“I don’t think newer mediums are going to annihilate or overpower traditional print. Take travel magazines, for instance, you want to be part of that destination, you want to be able to touch it and feel it – an experience, which only magazines can give. However, I feel there is a huge scope of growth in the online and digital sphere. Introduction of the tablets is great for publishing,” says Rasina Uberoi, Vice President, Media Transasia Thailand Ltd.

exchange4media Staff Sep 25, 2010 7:53 AM

Katha continues innovative branding for Jawed Habib.?blur=25

‘Katha’ continues its innovative branding medium with India's beauty and hair salon Jawed Habib. Katha will be offering unique advertising platforms at all the 221 Jawed Habib Center's across the country. This will also include the latest saloon at the Mumbai Airport.

exchange4media Staff Sep 25, 2010 7:51 AM