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14-April-2015
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Nominees for IAA Leadership Awards announced

The International Advertising Association’s (IAA) India Chapter, has revealed the nominees across the 12 categories for the 3rd Edition of the IAA Leadership Awards. The nominees represent the top-rung professionals whose outstanding marketing initiatives have had a significant positive impact on their respective businesses in various products and service categories. The awards will be presented by the Honorable Minister of State for Finance Govt. of India, Shri Jayant Sinha on 18th April, 2015.

The IAA Leadership Awards is a unique initiative, which honors and celebrates excellence in the fields of Marketing, Media and Advertising. The winners for the 3rd editions of the IAA Leadership Awards will be selected by a jury comprising of senior representatives of the fraternity.

The list of nominees who stand a chance to win this year at the 3rd edition of the IAA Leadership Awards are as follows:

CATEGORY: Marketer of the Year: Auto – Two Wheelers

Sr. No

Name

Company

1

Mr. Sumeet Narang

Bajaj Auto

2

Mr. Sanjeev Shukla

Hero Motocorp

3

Mr. Yadvinder Singh Guleria

Honda Motorcycle & Scooter

4

Mr. Arun Siddharth

TVS Motor Company

 

CATEGORY: Marketer of the Year: Auto – Passenger Vehicles

Sr. No

Name

Company

1

Mr. Anurag Mehrotra

Ford India

2

Mr. Saurabh Vatsa

General Motors India

3

Mr. Jnaneswar Sen

Honda Cars

4

Mr. Manohar Bhat

Maruti Suzuki India

5

Ms. Delna Avari

Tata Motors

6

Mr. Kamal Basu

Volkswagen

 

CATEGORY: Marketer of the Year: Banking

Sr. No

Name

Company

1

Mr. Sagnik Ghosh

Axis Bank

2

Mr. Ravindra Prabhakar Marathe

Bank of India

3

Mr. Sujit Ganguli

ICICI Bank Ltd.

4

Mr. Karthi Marshan

Kotak Mahindra Bank

5

Mr. B. Sriram

State Bank of India

 

CATEGORY: Marketer of the Year: Cellular Phone Services

Sr. No

Name

Company

1

Mr. Mohit Beotra

Airtel Bharti

2

Mr. Sashi Shankar

Idea Cellular

3

Mr. Munish Kanotra

Reliance Communications

4

Mr. Gurinder Singh Sandhu

Tata Teleservices

5

Ms. Ronita Mitra

Vodafone

 

CATEGORY: Marketer of the Year: Consumer Durables

Sr. No

Name

Company

1

Mr. Anil Rai Gupta

Havells India

2

Mr. Sanjay Chitkara

LG Electronics

3

Mr. Ranjiv Singh

Samsung India

4

Mr. Sunil Tandon

Videocon

5

Mr. Ryusuke Fukushima

Sony India

 

CATEGORY: Marketer of the Year: E-Commerce

Sr. No

Name

Company

1

Mr. Manish Kalra

Amazon.in

2

Mr. Shoumyan Biswas

Flipkart.com

3

Mr. Sandeep Komaravelly

Snapdeal.com

4

Mr. Amarjit Singh Batra

OLX

5

Mr. Vineet Sehgal

Quikr India

 

CATEGORY: Marketer of the Year: FMCG – Food

Sr. No

Name

Company

1

Mr. Ali Harris Shere

Britannia

2

Mr. Siddhartha Mukherjee

Cadbury India

3

Ms. Geetu Verma

Hindustan Unilever

4

Mr. Rajesh V. L

ITC Foods

5

Mr. Vipul Prakash

PepsiCo

 

CATEGORY: Marketer of the Year: FMCG – Beverage

Sr. No

Name

Company

1

Mr. Debabrata Mukherjee

Coca Cola

2

Ms. Geetu Verma

Hindustan Unilever

3

Mr. Chandrasekar Radhakrishnan

Nestle India

4

Mr. Vipul Prakash

PepsiCo

5

Mr. Vikram Grover

Tata Global Beverages

 

CATEGORY: Marketer of the Year: FMCG - Household Products

Sr. No

Name

Company

1

Mr. Sunil Kataria

Godrej Consumer Products

2

Ms. Priya Nair

Hindustan Unilever

3

Ms. Sonali Dhawan

Procter & Gamble

4

Mr. Rohit Gyanchandani

Rohit Surfactants Pvt. Ltd.

 

CATEGORY: Marketer of the Year: FMCG - Personal Care

Sr. No

Name

Company

1

Mr. Eric Jumbert

Colgate Palmolive

2

Mr. K. K. Chutani

Dabur India

3

Mr. Samir Singh

Hindustan Unilever

4

Mr. Satyaki Ghosh

L’Oreal India

5

Mr. Sameer Satpathy

Marico

6

Ms. Sonali Dhawan

Procter & Gamble

7

Mr. Darshan Patel

Vini Products

 

CATEGORY: Marketer of the Year: Insurance

Sr. No

Name

Company

1

Mr. Jitin Paul

Bharti Axa Life Insurance

2

Mr. Sanjay Tripathi

HDFC Life

3

Mr. Rajesh Nambiar

ICICI Lombard

4

Mr. M. K. Khemu

Life Insurance Corporation of India

5

Ms. Anisha Motwani

Max Life Insurance

 

CATEGORY: Marketer of the Year: Mobile Devices

Sr. No

Name

Company

1

Mr. Pradeep Jain

Karbonn Mobile

2

Mr. Vineet Taneja

Micromax Informatics Ltd.

3

Mr. Viral Oza

Nokia Corporation (Microsoft)

4

Mr. Ranjiv Singh

Samsung India

5

Mr. Arvind Vohra

Gionee


Speaking on the nominees, Srinivasan K Swamy, President of IAA’s India Chapter said, “Being nominated for the IAA Leadership Awards is in itself a signal of honor because each of these individuals have been recognized as leaders who have made a mark in their respective categories in the last year. Through the 3rd edition of the IAA Leadership Awards, we strive to recognize and salute these marketing leaders and their achievements. I am very pleased that in a very short period these awards have become an acknowledged symbol of excellence and achievement in our industry.”

The Awards will be presented at a ceremony on Saturday, 18th April 2015 at Hotel Grand Hyatt, Mumbai.

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