The agency’s Delhi office will be responsible for the execution of all integrated creative strategy for the brand across media

exchange4media Chennai Bureau Sep 21, 2017 3:11 PM

Ex-Midday CEO Manajit Ghoshal launches new venture, Orion Consulting?blur=25

Orion has three distinct verticals catering to Digital marketing, IT Consulting and Financial Services

exchange4media Chennai Bureau Aug 5, 2015 2:31 PM

Karunanidhi, Ambika Soni, A Raja & Kalanithi Maran to address ASSOCHAM’s Focus 2010 in Chennai?blur=25

The Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India (ASSOCHAM) will organise the 4th Annual Global Summit on Entertainment & Media, ‘Focus 2010’ during October 28-29, 2010 at Hotel Royal Meridien, Chennai. Focus since its inception in 2007 has been officially supported by Ministry of Information & Broadcasting, Government of India.

exchange4media Chennai Bureau Oct 19, 2010 8:38 AM

Sridhar Ramanujam goes ‘En Vazhi Thani Vazhi’ on branding?blur=25

Sridhar Ramanujam, CEO and Founder of brand-comm, launched his third book on branding, called ‘En Vazhi Thani Vazhi’ [roughly translated ‘My way is the original (a unique) way’], one of the cult punch dialogues from Rajnikanth-starrer ‘Padayappa’. The book on branding is targeted at small and medium enterprises.

exchange4media Chennai Bureau Oct 5, 2010 8:31 AM

Sun TV revamps Sunday morning offering?blur=25

In a bid to revamp its Sunday morning offering, Sun Network, in association with Godrej and Big Synergy, is all set to launch a game show, which will be South’s version of ‘Godrej Khelo Jeeto Jiyo’. The show will be aired in Tamil, Kannada and Telugu from October 2010 on Sun Network’s channels Sun TV, Udaya TV and Gemini TV, respectively.

exchange4media Chennai Bureau Sep 23, 2010 8:00 AM

‘Just for Women’ magazine dons a new look; to be now called ‘JFW’?blur=25

‘Just for Women’, a women’s magazine with a strong presence in South India covering Tamil Nadu, Pondicherry, Karnataka, Kerala and Andhra Pradesh, has gone for a makeover. Henceforth, the magazine would be called ‘JFW’.

exchange4media Chennai Bureau Sep 10, 2010 8:01 AM

Murugappa Group unveils new brand identity; earmarks Rs 10 cr ad budget?blur=25

Chennai-based Murugappa Group unveiled its new brand identity on September 8, 2010. On the occasion, the company also showcased the new corporate brand campaign crafted by JWT. Developed around the communication theme ‘Energy Unbound’, the TVC conveys in a metaphorical manner the Group’s endeavour to harness the wealth of the world for all stakeholders.

exchange4media Chennai Bureau Sep 9, 2010 7:59 AM

TBWA-India wins real estate Co Hygrevar biz?blur=25

Hygrevar Home and Hearth Ltd, a leading real estate company in South India, has appointed TBWA\India as its communications partner. TBWA\India’s Chennai branch will handle the account. No formal pitch preceded this win. The business is expected to be worth around Rs 7-8 crore, according to industry sources.

exchange4media Chennai Bureau Aug 20, 2010 8:39 AM

Amaron Batteries appoints Optima Advertising as its digital agency?blur=25

Automotive battery brand Amaron Batteries has appointed Optima Advertising, a Chennai-based full service ad agency, to handle its online advertising mandate following a multi-agency pitch. Optima will devise a complete strategy to manage Amaron Batteries’ online image.

exchange4media Chennai Bureau Aug 17, 2010 8:45 AM

Malayala Manorama Chief Editor KM Mathew passes away?blur=25

KM Mathew, Chief Editor of Malayala Manorama, passed away in Kottayam on August 1, 2010. He was 93. Mathew is survived by sons Mammen Mathew, Editor, Malayala Manorama; Philip Mathew, Managing Editor; and Jacob Mathew, Executive Editor. Born on January 2, 1917, Mathew had joined the organisation as Managing Editor in 1954 and became Chief Editor in 1973.

exchange4media Chennai Bureau Aug 2, 2010 8:35 AM

Inasra Technologies picks 1pointsize as its creative partner?blur=25

Inasra Technologies, the company behind, India’s largest portal for hotel room booking, has appointed 1pointsize as its advertising agency for 2010-11. Founded in 2005, has emerged as a leading player for booking accommodation in India.

exchange4media Chennai Bureau Jul 22, 2010 8:32 AM

Akshaya Homes assigns creative duties to 1pointsize; Starcom continues to be media AOR?blur=25

Following a multi-agency pitch, Chennai-based realty major Akshaya Homes has appointed 1pointsize as its creative partner. The account size is pegged at Rs 8 crore. O&M, Grey Worldwide and Orchard Advertising were the other agencies that took part in the pitch. Orchard was the incumbent agency.

exchange4media Chennai Bureau Jul 2, 2010 9:11 AM

Sriram joins Captain TV as Head of Marketing?blur=25

Sriram, who had recently quit Imayam TV as Head of Marketing, has joined Captain TV in a similar capacity. He tool charge from May 3 and reports to LK Sudeesh, Managing Director, Captain TV and brother-in-law of Vijayakanth. Sriram will be responsible for generating revenue for the company through air time sales and advertisements sales at Captain TV.

exchange4media Chennai Bureau May 12, 2010 8:22 AM

IRS 2010 Q1: Oriya dailies witness decline in readership?blur=25

As per the IRS 2010 Q1 data, among the Oriya publications, the readership of the most of the publications have witnessed decline except Dharitri, which has seen a marginal growth of 0.89 per cent. Sambad remains the most read Oriya daily.

exchange4media Chennai Bureau May 7, 2010 8:52 AM

Louis Philippe steps into footwear biz; earmarks Rs 2-3 cr as ad spend for one year?blur=25

As a category expansion exercise, Louis Philippe, the premium apparel brand from Madura Garments, recently announced its foray into footwear. Contract Bangalore is the creative agency for Louis Philippe. The company plans to spend Rs 2-3 crore on advertising in the next one year. While the media mix will be driven by print, the company will also look at online activities.

exchange4media Chennai Bureau May 1, 2010 8:30 AM

P Subramanian elected President of Advertising Club Madras?blur=25

P Subramanian, Director – Client Servicing, Ogilvy & Mather Chennai, has been elected the President of Advertising Club Madras for the year 2010-11 at the Club’s AGM held on April 23. The office bearers and executive committee members elected include: Seshadri Iyer, Karthic Moorthy, S Sadhasivan, and KR Skandraaj.

exchange4media Chennai Bureau Apr 26, 2010 9:36 AM

Actor-turned-politician Vijaykanth all set to launch TV channel on April 14?blur=25

Actor-turned-politician Vijaykanth is all set to launch his 24-hour news and entertainment channel, Captain TV, on April 14, 2010. As a prelude, the star has already launched the dry run of his channel from March 15.

exchange4media Chennai Bureau Apr 3, 2010 8:32 AM

Asianet Communications launches dedicated TV channel in the Middle-East?blur=25

Asianet Communications, part of Star India Network, is launching a dedicated television channel for the Middle-East audience christened Asianet Middle East. The channel is going on air with a soft launch on March 25. Currently, viewers of Asianet in the Middle-East will be offered the same programming schedules as that of the flagship channel in Kerala, Asianet TV.

exchange4media Chennai Bureau Mar 25, 2010 8:32 AM

Tamizh Awards 2010: JWT bags Agency of the Year Award?blur=25

JWT bagged the Sakalakala Vallavan Award (Agency of the Year) with six Golds, eight Silvers and six Bronzes, while O&M pocketed seven Golds, three Silvers and six Bronzes at the Madras Advertising Club’s Tamizh Awards held on March 19, 2010.

exchange4media Chennai Bureau Mar 22, 2010 8:31 AM

Makkal TV ropes in V Murugan as COO; revamps content line-up?blur=25

Makkal TV is all set get a facelift with an array of programmes designed to appeal to all members of the family. The initiative is spearheaded by a rejuvenated channel team headed by new COO, V Murugan.

exchange4media Chennai Bureau Mar 5, 2010 7:29 AM