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Maxus Global elevates Ajit Varghese?blur=25

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.

Rishi Vora May 10, 2011 1:35 PM

Guest Article:  Looking back, and forward, at search ads?blur=25

Sridhar Seshadri, Head - Online Sales, Google India, shares his views on the evolution of search marketing in India and abroad, and talks about the opportunities that Indian marketers have ahead.

Sridhar Seshadri May 10, 2011 1:03 PM

Radio Mirchi rejigs leadership team?blur=25

In order to strengthen its leadership, the network has made key changes to the team. Hitesh Sharma is promoted to Chief Operating Officer and Mahesh Shetty is Chief Strategy Officer.

exchange4media Staff May 10, 2011 10:36 AM

Radio One EBIDTA up at Rs 4.05 cr?blur=25

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.

exchange4media Staff May 10, 2011 9:49 AM

Zapak and Close Up launch advergame on DTH?blur=25

Gaming portal Zapak has launched a DTH based advergame on Reliance Digital TV and Dish TV to provide engagement for Close Up. This is the first time that Zapak has created an advergame for the DTH platform.

exchange4media Staff May 10, 2011 9:47 AM

Indiatimes partners with Shorthand to launch SMS browser?blur=25

Indiatimes’ Insta SMS to deliver the best of Indiatimes to mobile users without the need for GPRS connectivity.

exchange4media Staff May 10, 2011 9:46 AM

Hungama, Nokia let fans cheer for IPL KKR team via Facebook app?blur=25

Nokia has launched a Facebook app with Hungama to enable users to cheer on their team by playing and dedicating music on the social network.

exchange4media Staff May 10, 2011 9:44 AM

Face2Face: RBNL ready with BIG Television Awards?blur=25

The awards that claim to be the first one to honour favourite TV characters across various channels will be managed entirely by BIG Live and promoted heavily on group companies.

exchange4media Staff May 10, 2011 9:31 AM

Guest Article:  Philips’ Amit Tiwari @ Festival of Media – Day 1 post?blur=25

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>

Amit Tiwari May 10, 2011 9:16 AM

STAR India appoints Nitin Vaidya as Business Head – Hindi channels?blur=25

Star India has appointed Nitin Vaidya as the Business Head for its Hindi channels comprising Star Plus, Star One, Star Gold and Star Utsav. Vaidya would be reporting to STAR India COO Sanjay Gupta.

exchange4media Staff May 10, 2011 9:12 AM

Hindustan Media launches weekly newspaper ‘Hindustan Jobs’?blur=25

Hindustan Media Ventures&rsquo; 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.

exchange4media Staff May 10, 2011 9:11 AM

Mudra West bags creative duties of BBC TopGear mag?blur=25

BBC TopGear, the motoring media brand owned by BBC Worldwide, has appointed Mudra West to handle its creative duties. No pitch process was involved and Mudra bagged the business on the basis of its credentials.

Tasneem Limbdiwala May 10, 2011 9:09 AM

Jishnu Sen promoted to President & CEO, Grey Group India?blur=25

Nirvik Singh, Chairman &amp; CEO, Grey Group Asia Pacific, on May 9, 2011, announced that Jishnu Sen had been promoted to the position of President &amp; CEO, Grey Group India, effective immediately. In his new role, Sen will continue to report to Singh.

exchange4media Staff May 10, 2011 9:08 AM

Avinash Pant named Executive Director, Walt Disney India?blur=25

The Walt Disney Company in India has appointed Avinash Pant as Executive Director, Marketing, Walt Disney International. He will be reporting to Country Manager, Managing Director, Mahesh Samat.

exchange4media Staff May 10, 2011 9:06 AM

Ogilvy Mumbai to host Portfolio Night 9 on May 26?blur=25

Ogilvy Mumbai has announced that it will be hosting Portfolio Night 9 in Mumbai this year. The event will take place simultaneously around the world on Thursday, May 26, 2011.

Shubhangi Mehta May 10, 2011 9:04 AM

Tehelka Hindi’s national edition back on newsstands from June?blur=25

National edition of Tehelka Hindi, which was launched in October 2008 but phased out from the market later, will be back on newsstands from June 2011 and will cover the Hindi speaking regions that are not being served by the localised editions of the magazine.

Nitin Pandey May 10, 2011 9:02 AM

Beetel beefs up expansion plans, banks on TV for reach?blur=25

After print and TV, Beetel dabbles in digital media. Company CEO Vinod Sawhny speaks to exchange4media.

Gopal Sathe May 10, 2011 8:57 AM

Star News MQ 2011: After Delhi, Bangalore it’s your turn now?blur=25

After a &lsquo;stormy&rsquo; inaugural round in Delhi, Star News MQ 2011 &ndash; What&rsquo;s your Media Quotient? quiz now moves to Bangalore on May 13. Challenging the participants&rsquo; grey cells will be quiz masters Prateek Srivastava of O&amp;M and JWT&rsquo;s Rajesh Gangwani.

exchange4media Staff May 10, 2011 8:56 AM