The digital medium has grown exponentially in India in the last two years. With the number of internet users crossing the 100 million mark and the e-commerce industry touching Rs 6 billion this year, it is the ideal time to honour the digital talent of the country.
exchange4media’s third edition of Indian Digital Media Awards 2012 is ready to announce the winners of digital advertising across all forms of digital media platforms that broadly include web, mobile and social media. Winners will be revealed tonight at a glittering ceremony in Mumbai. The initiative will acknowledge the contributions of advertising agencies, media agencies, clients, digital companies, e-commerce companies and mobile players.
Ninety seven entries spread over 55 digital award categories will be honoured at the ceremony. A part of the entry fee collected will be donated for a social cause.
The jury members for the awards are Alok Agrawal, COO, Cheil Worldwide, SW Asia; Arnab Mitra, National Director – Digital, Starcom Mediavest Group; Badri Sanjeevi, COO, Mauj Mobile and Group CFO, People Group; Madan Sanglikar, CEO, AD2C; Rajesh Mehta, Director – Marketing, Western Union; Ramesh Chembath, AVP – Sales and Marketing, Godrej Appliances; Ramswaroop Gopalan, Country Manager, SapientNitro India; Sandip Tarkas, CEO, Future Media and CEO, Future Telecom, Future Group; Sanjay Behl, CEO, Reliance DTH and IPTV, Reliance Communications; Neville Taraporewalla, Country Director – Advertising and Online, Microsoft India; Dharini Mishra, Global Head of Brand, Suzlon; G Sanjay, Head – Marketing, Hover Automotive; Arif Ali, Head Brands, Communications and Insights, Loop Mobile; Hari Krishnan, Country Manager, LinkedIn; Jwalant Swaroop, COO, Lokmat Media Group; Elizabeth Venkataraman, SVP – Marketing, Kotak Life Insurance; Ch Venkata Ramana, Chief and Co-Founder, Value Pitch; Ravi Rao, Leader – South Asia, Mindshare; and Shekhar Sharma, National Director, GroupM Interaction.
Kartikeya Sharma says that June has been the best month for sales in the 11 years that the brand has been in India
The newly appointed CEO of ZEE5 on how he aims to have the widest appeal in the OTT space amongst Indian consumers
The VP, Marketing and Communications (South Asia), talks about the company's growth strategy, its focus areas, impact of demonetisation on consumer behaviour and much more
Siju Prabhakaran, South Cluster Head, Zee Entertainment Enterprises Limited, talks about channel's rebranding, extending fiction shows to weekends and much more
This comes after the government has deemed Whatsappâ€™s reply to the first notice sent to the IT Ministry as unsatisfactory, according to reports.
Guest Column: From expecting the unexpected to the importance of team work, Sharma explains what PR professionals can learn from the football world cup
At the debut edition of D-CODE, 13 Industry champions will crack the code on the best performing digital campaigns