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Zee registers net profit of Rs 10,267 million in FY15-16; focuses on increasing digital footprint

As the global trends are emerging in favour of various digital platforms, the company is now intending to concentrate on the entire entertainment value chain of content creation from TV to films to live events, its annual report stated

exchange4media Staff Jul 6, 2016 5:50 PM

Caspar Schlickum appointed CEO of Wunderman Asia-Pacific

Schlickum joins Wunderman from Xaxis, a WPP-owned global digital media platform, where he served as CEO for the EMEA region.

exchange4media Staff Jul 6, 2016 5:02 PM

Vivek Malhotra elevated as Group CMO and Rahul Kumar Shaw as CRO at TVTN

TV Today Network has announced a major reshuffle with the elevation of Rahul Kumar Shaw as Chief Revenue Officer (CRO) for the entire network. In yet another move, the network has elevated Vivek Malhotra to Group CMO role

exchange4media Staff Jul 6, 2016 4:43 PM

PM Modi meets print media editors ahead of cabinet expansion

The visiting delegates had an elaborate discussion with the PM related to various issues. In turn the PM also briefed them about the government’s initiatives and upcoming plans

exchange4media Staff Jul 6, 2016 2:57 PM

Havas Media wins Swarovski's global media biz

The account will span across over 35 countries with a key focus on US, China, UK, Italy, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Korea, Australia, Canada, Spain, Mexico and Brazil. It will cover the full range of media including social and programmatic. Havas Media will take over responsibilities from incumbent agency Zenith Optimedia from January 1, 2017

exchange4media Staff Jul 6, 2016 2:46 PM

Silly Monks ropes in Soumya Bollapragada to head alternate content and animation

Bollapragada is an English Literature and Psychology student with 17 years of experience in media. She has excelled as an actress in the cult hit “The Angrez” to acting in widely watched films “Chandamama Kathalu” and “Mugguru” besides being Creative Manager for top animated shows like Mighty Raju, Arjun and Chhota Bheem

exchange4media Staff Jul 6, 2016 2:33 PM

Culture Machine acquires Telugu Youtube channel Viva

Post the tremendous success of the Tamil channel Put chutney, Culture Machine, India’s largest digital media company, is on its way to strengthen the content creation space in South India by acquiring popular youth Telugu channel Viva. Viva’s content resonates with the youth of Telangana, Andhra Pradesh and the expat community alike

exchange4media Staff Jul 6, 2016 1:48 PM

Mullen Lintas to handle creative duties for Cleartrip

The agency was appointed after a multi-agency pitch and was chosen for presenting a communications strategy that was forward-looking and in line with the expectations of the company

exchange4media Staff Jul 6, 2016 1:37 PM

Press Trust of India appoints Venky Venkatesh as its new CEO

Venkatesh was earlier associated with HT Media Ltd as its Chief Learning Officer

exchange4media Staff Jul 6, 2016 10:51 AM

Mindshare appoints new MD for Taiwan;  promotes Amrita Randhawa as CEO of Greater China

Susan Chao will jointly report to A.P. Lin, CEO of GroupM Taiwan, and Amrita Randhawa, who is promoted to the role of CEO, Mindshare Greater China

exchange4media Staff Jul 6, 2016 9:38 AM

Are English movie channels differentiated enough to gain traction?

English movie genre space on television is surely getting traction with its focussed premium audience but it has its own challenges for broadcasters

Madhuwanti Saha Jul 6, 2016 9:06 AM

NDRConsult appoints ex-Hungama Head of Marketing, Aalaap Roy as CEO

Roy will join the consulting start-up as the Chief Executive Officer and looks to lead the nascent consulting boutique into the next stage of growth

exchange4media Staff Jul 6, 2016 8:57 AM

Patrika Group re-engineers the biggest newspaper revamp in its history

This re-engineering exercise was conducted after a large scale reader survey (over 1.5 lac readers) across India

exchange4media Staff Jul 6, 2016 8:50 AM

Digital Republik wins digital marketing mandate for Wellness Forever

Wellness Forever, together will Digital Republik will be able to reach a wide cross-section of people, and provide consumers with premium health and lifestyle products

exchange4media Staff Jul 6, 2016 8:44 AM

Digital Republik wins digital marketing mandate for Wellness Forever

Wellness Forever, together will Digital Republik will be able to reach a wide cross-section of people, and provide consumers with premium health and lifestyle products

exchange4media Staff Jul 6, 2016 8:44 AM

Godrej Security Solutions launches new ad campaign

Godrej Security Solutions has always gone beyond inducing fear but rather using quirk and humour to encourage adoption of home security solutions

exchange4media Staff Jul 6, 2016 8:13 AM

BookMyShow raises Rs 550 crore in new funding

The round was led by US based Stripes Group, and saw participation from all existing investors - Network 18, Accel Partners, and SAIF Partners to further strengthen BookMyShow’s position as the largest online entertainment ticketing platform in the country

exchange4media Staff Jul 6, 2016 8:07 AM

Guest Column: It takes two to tango- Jeremy Caplin, CEO, Aprais Worldwide

Collaboration pays. The more collaborative the agency, the greater the benefits, but clients must remember that they too must be prepared to play their part in this, writes Jeremy Caplin, CEO, Aprais Worldwide

Jeremy Caplin Jul 6, 2016 8:06 AM

S-Group Insights: Water Purifiers record 34% growth in ad duration on TV in 2015 compared to 2011

The market for Water Purifiers in India is projected to grow at a CAGR of over 21% through 2020. Major players currently dominating the water purifiers market on TV ad space in India include Hindustan Lever Limited, Eureka Forbes Ltd and Kent RO System Ltd

exchange4media Staff Jul 6, 2016 8:04 AM

8 Eid campaigns you need to watch right now!

Brands across India, Pakistan & Bangladesh come together on Eid to engage with the audience through their campaigns promoting the need to do good

exchange4media Staff Jul 6, 2016 8:01 AM