Published - 09-March-2019
This week we looked at the upcoming Indian General Election and how political parties have leveraged social media platforms to carry forward their message. We also examined how the recent hoarding ban in Bengaluru has affected political campaigns for the election. The week also witnessed several high profile people movements, including Dentsu Aegis, South Asia's Chairman & CEO, Ashish Bhasin being given an expanded role to CEO, Dentsu Aegis Network Greater South and Chairman and CEO of India. Amitesh Rao was also appointed as EVP & Head of McCann Delhi, while Manisha Lath Gupta joined Uber as Marketing Head for India. Tata Communications also named Sumeet Walia as Chief Sales and Marketing Officer.
As part of International Women's Day celebrations this week, we looked at the changing role of women in the media & marketing industry. The Pitch CMO Summit which was held also held this week with P&G's Abhishek Desai and Nerolac's Anuj Jain emerging as winners at the event. As the week came to a close, the NEONS OOH Conference and Awards took place, with Signpost winning Media Agency of the Year and Alok Jalan winning the Person of the Year award.
2019 elections: A regulated social media war
Election campaigning: How will political parties compensate for hoarding ban in Bengaluru?
This election, Kerala OOH sector to see 25-30% growth compared to 2014 polls: Experts
Dentsu Aegis Network promotes Ashish Bhasin to CEO of expanded cluster Greater South
McCann Worldgroup hires Amitesh Rao as EVP & Head of McCann Delhi
Manisha Lath Gupta joins Uber as Marketing Head for India
Tata Communications names Sumeet Walia as Chief Sales and Marketing Officer
Through their eyes: The changing role of women in media & marketing industry
P&G's Abhishek Desai and Nerolac's Anuj Jain win at Pitch CMO Awards 2019
NEONS OOH Awards: Signpost is Media Agency of the Year; Alok Jalan is Person of the Year