Top Story

e4m_logo.png

Home >> People Movement >> Article

Amit Ahluwalia quits McCann to join Ogilvy & Mather

07-October-2010
Font Size   16
Amit Ahluwalia quits McCann to join Ogilvy & Mather

McCann Erickson’s Amit Ahluwalia has decided to bid adieu to the agency and join Ogilvy & Mather, Delhi as Vice President, Account Management. In his new role, Ahluwalia is reporting to Branch Head Sudhir Sahni and will take care of Seagrams account, among others.

On his decision to grab the new opportunity, Ahluwalia told exchange4media, “I don’t believe in full stops. For me, the wheel of change needs to keep turning. For it helps me to grow and experience different things. My stint with McCann was challenging as well as exciting, but a time came when I started getting restless. Then I knew that I had to move on. Then the world and the God above conspired and the result was this new assignment with O&M.”

Ahluwalia has more than 15 years’ experience in the advertising industry. He started his career with Contract in the year 1995 and was involved in the launch of Whirlpool. He then moved on to Lintas, where he spent close to four and a half years and handled accounts like Maruti Esteem. Post his stint with Lintas, he joined Wizcraft for a year and then joined RK Swamy BBDO. He then finally parked himself at McCann Erickson in 2007 as Business Director and worked on accounts such as Coke and MasterCard.

Tags

Vijay Mansukhani, speaks to exchange4media about the resurgence of Onida, the scope of growth of consumer electronics market in India and the reasons why Indian consumer electronics brands don’t compete on a global scale

Projjol Banerjea opens up about hiring Anne Macdonald and GroupM's Rob Norman, and the brand's new identity

Meera Iyer tells exchange4media that in FY 2016/17, bigbasket clocked a revenue of Rs 1,400 crore. The online supermarket currently stands at 70,000 orders a day, with operations in 25 cities.

CMO, Kashyap Vadapalli on the start-up’s marketing play, why it has decided to stay away from IPL and response to its furniture rental apps

Meanwhile Radio City and Radio Mirchi ruled Bangalore and Kolkata respectively

Pankaj Belwariar, who recently resigned from the post of Vice President Marketing at Sakal Media Group, has now joined Rajasthan Patrika as the Head of Marketing in North and East region.

A look at Vivo’s ad campaign with their all-new brand ambassador Aamir Khan, which has fetched them a whopping 21 million views on YouTube