Piyush Pandey, K V Sridhar, Elsie Nanji, Bobby Pawar, Josy Paul & Agnello Dias are Creative Abby Jury Chairs at GoaFest 2010?blur=25

GoaFest 2010 is all set for the Creative Abby Awards, and has recently made a slew of appointments of the Jury Chairperson for the various awards categories. Piyush Pandey is Jury Chairman – Integrated. K V Sridhar, also known as Pops, will Chair the Print category. Elsie Nanji is Chairperson for Design. Bobby Pawar will Chair Out-of-Home and Ambient Media. Josy Paul is Jury Chairperson for Radio & Agnello Dias, also known as Aggie, will Chair the Film Jury.

exchange4media Bangalore Bureau Mar 26, 2010 9:20 AM

ESPNcricinfo revisits the greatest moments in world cricket through ‘Legends of Cricket’?blur=25

ESPNcricinfo, in association with General Motors India, has launched ‘Legends of Cricket’, a series of videos portraying 25 of the greatest-ever cricketers to have played the game. Starting March 15, ESPNcricinfo will upload one video every alternate week for the next 50 weeks on

exchange4media Bangalore Bureau Mar 18, 2010 10:12 AM

Hewlett-Packard India appoints Rajiv Srivastava as COO?blur=25

Hewlett-Packard (HP) India has appointed Rajiv Srivastava as its Chief Operating Officer. An industry veteran with 24 years of experience, Srivastava has had an illustrious career spanning varied industries.

exchange4media Bangalore Bureau Mar 18, 2010 10:11 AM

Team Sun & TCS win the Bangalore round of ‘DQ, Will you Click’ 2010?blur=25

After conducting the first ever ‘DQ, Will you Click’ quiz in Mumbai on March 11, the exchange4media Group conducted the second round in Bangalore on March 12. The Bangalore round was won by the Sun & TCS team. Winners of the Mumbai and Bangalore rounds will now compete against each other in the finals, which will be held in Delhi on March 19, 2010.

exchange4media Bangalore Bureau Mar 13, 2010 7:25 AM

AdFest 2010 postponed; to be rescheduled to May 2010?blur=25

AdFest 2010, which was scheduled to take place in Thailand from March 18-20, 2010, has been postponed. The AdFest Working Committee is currently assessing alternative dates for the advertising event, which is likely to be rescheduled to take place in May 2010. The postponement follows news of a planned political rally in Thailand on March 14, which is expected to attract up to one million people to Bangkok.

exchange4media Bangalore Bureau Mar 9, 2010 9:16 AM

Digital is not a medium, but a phenomenon, say experts?blur=25

The 9th Digital Roundtable, conducted by eBay, in association with IAMAI, in Bangalore, saw a stimulating conversation on ‘Harnessing the power of the web: Building brand and digital sales’. The panelists stressed that digital brought value to consumers and was about the complete brand experience.

exchange4media Bangalore Bureau Mar 8, 2010 7:27 AM

Metro Cash & Carry moves beyond transactions to building relationships?blur=25

Metro Cash & Carry India, the international B2B company focusing on wholesale, is moving beyond transactions to building relationships with its customers. Keeping this as its goal, it has launched Metro Bandhan, an exclusive loyalty programme. The programme is positioned at reiterating and strengthening Metro’s partnership with its customers by offering a range of privileges and value added services to the Metro Bandhan members.

exchange4media Bangalore Bureau Mar 4, 2010 7:42 AM

Bharti Airtel announces senior management changes?blur=25

Bharti Airtel has announced that Sanjay Kapoor, who has been elevated to CEO (India and South Asia), has taken charge of his new role from March 1, 2010. He was earlier supposed to take charge from April 1. The telecom major has also announced other senior level management elevations effective April 1.

exchange4media Bangalore Bureau Mar 4, 2010 7:42 AM

Big Bang Awards: Dentsu is Agency of the Year; Titan Industries is Client of the Year and Maxus Media Agency of the Year?blur=25

Dentsu Communications has bagged the ‘Agency of the Year’ Award, while Titan Industries walked away with the ‘Client of the Year’ Award and Maxus pocketed the ‘Best Media Agency of the Year’ Award at Ad Club Bangalore’s Big Bang Awards 2010, held in Bangalore on February 26, 2010.

exchange4media Bangalore Bureau Mar 2, 2010 6:11 AM

The Ad Club Bangalore concludes judging for the Big Bang 2010?blur=25

The Advertising Club, Bangalore has concluded the judging process for the Big Bang 2010, the Awards for creative excellence in advertising and media. A panel of 15 judges judged the entries from over 37 organisations, which are participating in Big Bang 2010 across nine groups and 51 categories.

exchange4media Bangalore Bureau Feb 23, 2010 7:16 AM

CII Brand Summit 2010 starts off today; Adi Godrej to deliver keynote address?blur=25

The two-day Brand Summit 2010 of the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) gets underway in Bangalore on February 19, 2010. The Summit this year focuses on the topic ‘Marketing Disruption: How will Brands woo Consumers in the Age of Discontinuity?’ The keynote address will be delivered by Adi Godrej, Chairman, Godrej Group.

exchange4media Bangalore Bureau Feb 19, 2010 7:40 AM

141Sercon wins BTL mandate for the 8th Chennai Marathon?blur=25

141Sercon, the below-the-line marketing agency, has won the mandate to organise the eighth edition of the Chennai Marathon. The event will be held on February 21, 2010. The marketing spends for the event are estimated at around Rs 3 crore.

exchange4media Bangalore Bureau Feb 17, 2010 7:13 AM

O&M Bangalore comes out with ad campaign for Sikkim Manipal University?blur=25

Sikkim Manipal University Directorate of Distance Education SMU DDE, the public private initiative of Manipal Education, has launched a massive ad campaign to promote distance education. The ad has been created, conceptualised and executed by O&M, Bangalore.

exchange4media Bangalore Bureau Feb 13, 2010 7:11 AM

CII Brand Summit 2010 to focus on challenges for industry to connect with customers?blur=25

CII is organising Brand Summit 2010, a two-day international conference on brand building, with the theme of ‘Marketing disruption: How will brands woo consumers in the age of discontinuity?’ at Bangalore on February19-20 to discuss the challenges faced by the industry in connecting with the customers.

exchange4media Bangalore Bureau Feb 13, 2010 7:05 AM

Ad Club Bangalore calls for entries for Big Bang Awards?blur=25

The Advertising Club, Bangalore has called for entries for its annual Big Bang Awards, for the creative and media work done by agencies between January 1, 2009 and December 31, 2009. The awards are being sponsored by The Times of India Group for the third consecutive year.

exchange4media Bangalore Bureau Jan 25, 2010 7:29 AM

IDG launches its flagship brand, ‘Computerworld’, in India?blur=25

International Data Group (IDG) has launched its largest and most popular brand, ‘Computerworld’, in India. Present in over 60 countries, ‘Computerworld’ dates back to 1967. In India, the brand will serve the IT community through a dedicated website, that will report on critical updates from across the world of IT and host a range of comprehensive IT resources for its audience.

exchange4media Bangalore Bureau Jan 20, 2010 7:40 AM

Arindam Sarkar joins BBDO India as VP, Strategic Planning; Sangeet Pillai moves back to BBDO New York?blur=25

Arindam Sarkar, formerly Senior Planning Director at Ogilvy Delhi, has joined BBDO India as Vice President, Strategic Planning. Ajai Jhala, CEO, BBDO India, has confirmed this development. In a parallel development, Sangeet Pillai, Director - Strategy Planning at BBDO India, is moving back to the US after completing a successful two-year stint with Omnicom’s youngest agency.

exchange4media Bangalore Bureau Jan 12, 2010 7:29 AM

Bangalore-based Happy assigned creative mandate for Diesel in India?blur=25

Bangalore-based agency Happy has been entrusted with creative duties for Diesel in India. The globally renowned fashion label, celebrated for its outstanding and unconventional work, is entering the Indian market through a joint venture with Reliance Brands Ltd and will be known as Diesel Fashion India Reliance Pvt Ltd.

exchange4media Bangalore Bureau Jan 4, 2010 6:42 AM

exchange4media Indian Media Agency Report: Mindshare tops planning agency list; Madison Media, Maxus, LMG follow?blur=25

Aimed at giving better insight into media services brands in India, the exchange4media Group has released the first edition of ‘exchange4media Indian Media Agency Report’. The report ranks agencies and advertisers according to their annual billings of the calendar year 2008-09 and spends looking at specific sectors.

exchange4media Bangalore Bureau Dec 30, 2009 8:22 AM

Radio Indigo appoints Carl Avari as Vice President - Operations?blur=25

Radio Indigo has appointed a new team of executives in Bangalore. Carl Avari has been appointed as Vice-President - Operations of Radio Indigo. Avari will oversee operations in Bangalore as well as Goa. Also among the newly appointed is Stanley Simon, who would undertake all marketing activities in the station.

exchange4media Bangalore Bureau Dec 24, 2009 8:05 AM