At the ongoing ‘Make In India’ initiative in Mumbai, industry stalwarts, Anand Mahindra, Chairman of Mahindra Group and Kumar Mangalam Birla, Chairman of Aditya Birla Group, said that new technologies and better regulation will help the country emerge as the new manufacturing and innovation hub of the world
After the launch of its new brand position – expressed by the word “Rise” – in January 2011, the Mahindra Group has announced the launch of a multi-media movement – ‘Spark the Rise’ – which seeks to inspire and empower people across India to shape their own future. The Group intends to invest Rs 120 crore over three years in activities related to building the new brand position.
With much euphoria, the team representing India at AdAsia in 2007 announced AdAsia would be back for the third time to be hosted in India in 2011. The Organising Committee led by Mudra’s Madhukar Kamath, with the backing of Advisory Board chaired by Mahindra & Mahindra’s Anand Mahindra, has the show rolling. Much ground has to be covered by November 2011, when AdAsia would be hosted in New Delhi – the OC speaks on plans ahead.
Design as a discipline aiding businesses has come a long way. In conversation with exchange4media, Preeti Vyas, Chairwoman, VGC, speaks about the growing importance of design for brands and businesses, her association with design and her new presentation – ‘Designomics’ – as part of the show ‘Logo’ on Bloomberg UTV.