In a recent development, Maxus Global has decided to entrust additional responsibility on Managing Director Ajit Varghese. Varghese will now also run Maxus in the South Asian markets comprising Bangladesh, Pakistan and Sri Lanka, besides running Maxus and Motivator – the two GroupM brands in India.
Radio One Ltd, a joint venture between Next Media Works Ltd and BBC Worldwide, has reported an EBIDTA profit of Rs 4.05 crore against a loss of Rs 1.74 crore last year. The radio venture has also reported a 46 per cent topline growth at Rs 44.13 crore, as against Rs 30.31 crore last year.
Amit Tiwari, GM, Country Head Media, Philips India writes exclusively for exchange4media from the Festival of Media, currently underway in Montreux, Switzerland. <br> <a href=http://www.exchange4media.com/e4m/news/fullstory.asp?news_id=42054§ion_id=1&pict=4&tag=34548><b><font color=red>Guest Article:</font>Philips’ Amit Tiwari @ Festival of Media</b></a>
Hindustan Media Ventures’ weekly Hindi newspaper Hindustan Jobs hit newsstands on May 8, 2011. Priced at Rs 7, the paper carries government and private job ads and has been designed by leveraging synergies from within the HT Media group with content partnership from Shine.com.
After a ‘stormy’ inaugural round in Delhi, Star News MQ 2011 – What’s your Media Quotient? quiz now moves to Bangalore on May 13. Challenging the participants’ grey cells will be quiz masters Prateek Srivastava of O&M and JWT’s Rajesh Gangwani.