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The rich and the mighty discuss wealth, courtesy Forbes India?blur=25

‘Forbes India’ marked its launch with an interesting discussion on wealth creation and moving towards an inclusive India among some of the most influential and rich business honchos of the country.

exchange4media Staff Sep 30, 2010 11:45 AM

Starcom MediaVest begins CEO-South Asia hunt; Ravi Kiran speaks on his next plans?blur=25

As Ravi Kiran, CEO – South Asia, Starcom MediaVest Group, announced his decision to move on from the agency, SMG has got busy meeting people in Mumbai and Delhi for deciding on a replacement. Also on the consideration set is Sandeep Lakhina, COO, Starcom Worldwide. As for what next for Ravi, he says, “Not known, all options open”.

Noor Fathima Warsia Sep 30, 2010 8:42 AM

Kalanithi Maran, Indu Jain, Subhash Chandra among media barons in Forbes India Rich List?blur=25

The much awaited Forbes India Rich List was unveiled at a special discussion in Mumbai on September 30, 2010. The media barons who have made it to the Forbes India Rich List are no surprise – Kalanithi Maran, Indu Jain, Subhash Chandra, Shobhana Bhartia, Ramesh Agarwal.

exchange4media Staff Sep 30, 2010 8:40 AM

After a positive first week, ‘Khatron Ke Khiladi’ records drop in ratings?blur=25

Following a positive opening week with a weekly average of 4.36 TVR, Colors’ reality show ‘Khatron Ke Khiladi’ has settled on a weekly average of 2.72 in the subsequent two weeks. Media planners and buyers speak on reasons for the decline trend for the show.

Khushboo Tanna Sep 30, 2010 8:38 AM

Active @30: Onida ups marketing budget to Rs 150 cr for 2010?blur=25

With the festive season round the corner, Onida has gone into active mode. As the brand turns 30, the company has pulled out all stops on the promotion front and increased the marketing budget to a whopping Rs 150 crore for 2010.

Tasneem Limbdiwala Sep 30, 2010 8:35 AM

After over 11 years, Ravi Kiran quits Starcom MediaVest Group?blur=25

After a stint of over 11 years, Ravi Kiran, Chief Executive Officer, South East & South Asia, Starcom MediaVest Group (SMG) and Chief Executive Officer, Asia, Specialist Services, Starcom MediaVest Group has decided to bid adieu to the organisation. SMG officials have confirmed the development to exchange4media.

exchange4media Staff Sep 30, 2010 8:24 AM

VMG Global inks pact with DIAL-Times Group combine for digital screen ads at IGI Airport?blur=25

VMG Global has formed a unique alliance with TIM Delhi Airport Advertising Pvt Ltd for installing 20 digital screens across all terminals at the IGI Airport in Delhi.

exchange4media Mumbai Bureau Sep 30, 2010 8:20 AM

West Central Railway invites tenders for hoardings within Kota division?blur=25

West Central Railway has invited tenders for awarding sole ad rights for display of hoardings at LC gates within the Kota division. The contract shall be awarded for a period of five years.

Pallavi Goorha Kashyup Sep 30, 2010 8:19 AM

Hindustan says ‘Hum Saath Saath Hain’ before Ayodhya title suit verdict?blur=25

Even as the nation is waiting for the Ayodhya title-suit verdict on September 30, 2010, Hindi daily Hindustan has organised a discussion among some eminent personalities to foster peace and harmony.

Nitin Pandey Sep 30, 2010 8:17 AM

Guest Article: Radio = Catchment Engagement?blur=25

The radio industry can go a long way in truly partnering brands, especially in the area of Catchment Engagement, and thereby creating value for both, says Vinay Bhatia, Customer Care Associate & VP – Marketing & Loyalty, Shopper’s Stop Ltd.

Vinay Bhatia Sep 30, 2010 8:15 AM

Leo Burnett’s Arc Worldwide adds SRF, Carrefour, Piramal Supraactiv to its kitty?blur=25

CVS Sharma, Director, Arc Worldwide, tells exchange4media that work on all the three new clients have begun as the agency is focused to build their web strategy, starting from designing and re-designing the respective websites.

Preeti Hoon Sep 30, 2010 8:13 AM

Google takes the print route for Chrome?blur=25

To get people online, using the strength of offline cannot be undermined. That’s what Google seems to convey with its full page print ad for Chrome.

Tuhina Anand Sep 30, 2010 8:11 AM

<b>Mr. Rajiv Kumar</b>, Founder and CEO, RockeTalk?blur=25

Rajiv Kumar, an IIT Mumbai alumni and a proven entrepreneur who previously built and sold Bluetooth® software company WIDCOMM to Broadcom in 2004, founded RockeTalk in 2005.<br><br> Prior to RockeTalk, Rajiv was the founder and CTO of Widcomm, a technology and market leader in Bluetooth solutions. Prior to Widcomm, Rajiv was a VP and CTO at Uniden’s San Diego research and development center, which he co-founded.<br><br> RockeTalk was founded in November 2005 and has developed and launched a social media platform where users can create any combination of text, voice, photo, and video messages, share with any contacts, join communities and chat with individuals and groups, and access a variety of entertainment and content.

exchange4media Staff Sep 30, 2010 12:00 AM