Naziya Alvi Rahman

Naziya Alvi Rahman

Madison's Shekhar Banerjee moves to Wavemaker as Managing Partner

He is replacing Anand Chakravarthy who was appointed Managing Director of Essence India

Starcom wins Ola's media duties, account size over Rs 200 crore

Starcom India has been awarded the media duties of Ola, one of the world’s largest ride-sharing companies. Starcom will oversee the account's media pl...

e4mChillout: Music, sand and cold breeze on skin, orange horizon... few of Bobby Pawar's favourite things

Bobby Pawar, MD, CCO - South Asia, Publicis India, talks about his idea of chilling out

Growth in the readership of magazines is a pleasant surprise: Harish Shriyan, OMD

The increase in numbers is good news for the industry. Most of the newspaper growth has come from regional (vernacular ) publications. This will help...

IRS 2018: Two publications under scanner for data violation

MRUC has received several informal complaints of ‘inappropriate use of data’, however, in two cases the matter has already gone to the committee for s...

The popularity of IPL is questionable: Ashish Sehgal, COO Zee Unimedia

With high ticket properties and 45+ channels, Sehgal says that ZEE will be in a position to offer better efficiency to advertisers which will cover le...

If publishers behave themselves IRS will come out regularly: Sam Balsara

As the latest IRS 2017 reveals its findings after a gap, we speak to Sam to find out how is this better than the past surveys and how it can still get...

Star pitches IPL sponsorship at Rs.150 cr

The broadcaster has asked for a whopping Rs 150 cr to be co-presenter and between Rs 69-75 cr to be associate sponsor of the upcoming IPL season.

IPL 2018: Star targets at increasing 20% viewership but advertisers must pay more

The organisation is aiming at an increased viewership of at least 15-20% in the upcoming season. However, the pricing is expected to go up by 35-40%

“You can always count on me” was TOI’s Gautam Siddharth’s last message to colleague

Gautam Siddharth was one of the key senior members of the Times News Network team. He died of sudden cardiac arrest in the office on Thursday noon

“You can always count on me” was TOI’s Gautam Siddharth’s last message to colleague

Gautam Siddharth was one of the key senior members of the Times News Network team. He died of sudden cardiac arrest in the office on Thursday noon

Stability and consumer confidence to come back in 2018: Vishnu Mohan, Havas

Vishnu Mohan Chairman & CEO, Havas Group India & South East Asia, hints at big plans for India. Leaving a “not so rosy 2017” behind, he talks about ac...

Raj Nayak completes 25 years in TV, industry raises a toast

On January 2, Raj Nayak, COO, Viacom 18, marks his silver jubilee year in the television industry. Raj is undoubtedly one of the most highly regarded...

We will re-script marketing approaches for our clients: Sudipto Roy, Mindshare

Mindshare, the global media agency network that is part of WPP, appointed Sudipto Roy Managing Director for AAR (APAC, Africa, Middle East, Turkey, an...

Flashed yesterday: Starcom wins Kraft Heinz Rs 300 cr media account

Starcom, part of Publicis Media India, has won the media duties of Kraft Heinz, confirm industry sources

Group M to shift key digitally driven clients to Essence in 2018: CEO- APAC, Essence

GroupM is in talks with several digital clients currently with its other agencies to shift them to Essence, which is looking at a major expansion plan...

Lokmat's ability to take stand for people has kept it relevant for 100 years: Vijay Darda, Group Chairman

A new print edition in Delhi and news websites in various regional languages like Bengali, Punjabi and south languages will mark the beginning of Lokm...

MEC and Maxus merger into Wavemaker has resonated well with the clients: Kartik Sharma

With 700 plus employees and a data base of 375000 people’s responses across 35 different countries, the agency is all set to create waves across India...

Good scripted shows are the biggest challenge for the new Endemol CEO Abhishek Rege

The production house has already established itself as the leader in the non-scripted genres. However, Rege now wants Endemol to achieve the same in t...

At 20, Mindshare to further sharpen its focus on Data, Digital and Content

Basking in the glory of two successful decades, Mindshare wants to keep strengthening its services and focus on DDC- Data, Digital and Content

With response data of 3,75,000 people we understand purchase journey better: Alastair Aird, Global Chairman, Wavemaker

With a team of 700+ professionals, lead by Kartik Sharma, Managing Director -South Asia, the agency is all set to create waves across the Indian marke...

Flashed Yesterday: We are looking at best acquisitions: Sir Martin Sorrell

Sorrell who is in India for WPP’s first-ever board meeting in the country, hints at more acquisitions and announces a second role for CVL Srinivas, CE...

Flashed Yesterday: CVL Srinivas to be WPP country manager for India

Srinivas to continue to be CEO south Asia, GroupM.

To build a brand you must be ready to try new things: Shah Rukh Khan

Actor Shah Rukh Khan is one of the highest selling brands in India and worldwide. He shares his thoughts about keeping his brand relevant for 30 years...