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I refrain from saying, I told you so...: Michael Roth, CEO, IPG?blur=25

On the back of a strong third quarter, where India has grown by 19 per cent, IPG’s Michael I. Roth is bullish on the future of the holding company in India. IPG’s way forward would be to build on its agencies here. As Roth says, “it does not need to do a ‘Mudra’”

Noor Fathima Warsia Nov 24, 2011 8:19 AM

JWT India reorganises creative leadership; forms a seamless structure?blur=25

On the back of senior hires, JWT has re-jigged its creative leadership to form a team of three NCDs reporting to CCO setup. The agency is working on a seamless structure that leverages its combined talent, across markets, for specific tasks. Agency CEO Colvyn Harris elaborates…

Noor Fathima Warsia Nov 23, 2011 7:58 AM

Flashed Yesterday: It’s official: Bobby Pawar is Chief Creative Officer & Managing Partner, JWT India?blur=25

Putting all speculations to rest, Bobby Pawar has confirmed to exchange4media that he is headed to JWT India as Chief Creative Officer and Managing Partner. The development fills in a long term void at JWT India.

Noor Fathima Warsia Nov 22, 2011 7:55 AM

It’s official: Bobby Pawar is Chief Creative Officer & Managing Partner, JWT India?blur=25

 Putting all speculations to rest, Bobby Pawar has confirmed to exchange4media that he is headed to JWT India as Chief Creative Officer and Managing Partner. The development fills in a long term void at JWT India.

Noor Fathima Warsia Nov 21, 2011 3:46 PM

Maxx Mobile moves media biz to Prachar?blur=25

Maxx Mobile has moved its media business to Prachar. The incumbent on the business was MPG India. The account size is in the vicinity of Rs 30 crore.

Noor Fathima Warsia Nov 21, 2011 12:27 PM

We would do whatever it takes to raise our performance in India: Matt Seddon, Saatchi & Saatchi?blur=25

Team building, reorganising skillsets to enhance creative development process, acquisitions, working with network agencies and becoming digital by nature are just some points Matt Seddon, CEO-designate, Saatchi & Saatchi India, has in mind for the agency.

Noor Fathima Warsia Nov 17, 2011 8:21 AM

Unilever appoints C Abhiroop as Head of Media Services – South Asia?blur=25

C Abhiroop has already donned the new role and is working with Rahul Welde, Vice President, Media - Asia, Africa, Middle East, Turkey and Russia, Unilever.

Noor Fathima Warsia Nov 17, 2011 7:49 AM

Lodestar UM wins at Festival of Media Asia Awards?blur=25

Lodestar UM is the winner for Best Entertainment Platform for the work it has done for Coke Studio at the inaugural Festival of Media Asia Awards. UM was the Network of the Year and Coca-Cola was the Advertiser of the Year.

Noor Fathima Warsia Nov 16, 2011 9:37 AM

Mudra Max goes big on digital; adds new digital businesses?blur=25

Intensifying its digital focus in the last six months, Mudra Max has added a host of new digital businesses - IndiaFirst, IDBI, Suzlon, Sharp, Jagran Group's iNext, BPCL, L&T and Delhi Government, to name a few.

Noor Fathima Warsia Nov 16, 2011 7:57 AM

Haresh Chawla puts in his papers at Network18, to oversee transition over the next few months?blur=25

Haresh Chawla, Group CEO of Network18, has put in his papers. He will oversee seamless leadership transition at the media conglomerate over the next few months, and pursue other interests after that.

Noor Fathima Warsia Nov 11, 2011 7:37 AM

Noorings: And India wraps up one more successful AdAsia...?blur=25

After all the action and madness, AdAsia 2011 finally concluded last week. But the hangover continues, and conversations at the forum are still being discussed in various advertising offices. For India, AdAsia 2011 was yet another big achievement.

Noor Fathima Warsia Nov 9, 2011 8:36 AM

This deal is as much as anybody's, as it is mine: John Wren on Omnicom-Mudra deal?blur=25

Omnicom’s President and CEO John Wren states that the company’s controlling stake will not lead to any structural changes in Mudra, or Omnicom’s media assets, at the moment. The development will see Omnicom bring more of its brands to India.

Noor Fathima Warsia Nov 7, 2011 8:06 AM

Lintas completes Aaren Initiative acquisition?blur=25

Lintas Media Group completed the acquisition by purchasing the 50 per cent stake held by erstwhile joint venture partner Aaren Advertising. A name change is also on the cards.

Noor Fathima Warsia Nov 7, 2011 7:47 AM

We are the world: Unilever’s Harish Manwani on the markets of tomorrow – WATCH VIDEO?blur=25

In one of the first sessions at AdAsia 2011, Interpublic Group’s (IPG) CEO Michael Roth questioned Unilever’s COO Harish Manwani on what the mega trends of globalisation were, the challenges of consumers interacting with various platforms at the same time and how brands should develop new strategies and tools to market in the current environment.

Noor Fathima Warsia Nov 2, 2011 10:09 AM

We are the world: Unilever’s Harish Manwani on the markets of tomorrow?blur=25

In one of the first sessions at AdAsia 2011, Interpublic Group’s (IPG) CEO Michael Roth questioned Unilever’s COO Harish Manwani on what the mega trends of globalisation were, the challenges of consumers interacting with various platforms at the same time and how brands should develop new strategies and tools to market in the current environment.

Noor Fathima Warsia Nov 1, 2011 3:57 PM

Omnicom’s big India move: buys 51 pc stake in Mudra?blur=25

Omnicom Group is upping its stake in Anil Ambani-owned Mudra Communications to 51 per cent, which could even result in a complete takeover subsequently. With this, Omnicom would come closer to its key competitors in India, including WPP and Interpublic Group.

Noor Fathima Warsia Oct 31, 2011 1:27 PM

Noorings: The AdAsians are here...?blur=25

New Delhi is all set to host over 1,000 delegates who are here to attend AdAsia 2011. As they say, the stage is set and the show begins tonight...

Noor Fathima Warsia Oct 31, 2011 8:18 AM

Flashed Yesterday: Joy Chakraborthy to join TV Today Network as CEO?blur=25

Putting all speculations to rest, TV Today Network has announced the appointment of Joy Chakraborthy as CEO. Chakraborthy assumes charge of his new role on December 1, 2011.

Noor Fathima Warsia Oct 25, 2011 8:42 AM

Joy Chakraborthy to join TV Today Network as CEO?blur=25

 Putting all speculations to rest, TV Today Network (TVTN) has announced the appointment of Joy Chakraborthy as the CEO of the company. Chakraborthy assumes charge of his new role on December 1, 2011.

Noor Fathima Warsia Oct 24, 2011 7:48 PM

Joy Chakraborthy to join TV Today Network as CEO?blur=25

 Putting all speculations to rest, TV Today Network (TVTN) has announced the appointment of Joy Chakraborthy as the CEO of the company. Chakraborthy assumes charge of his new role on December 1, 2011.

Noor Fathima Warsia Oct 24, 2011 7:43 PM