The trend of ad honchos starting on their own has been on the rise in the last one year. From creative heads like Abhijit Awasthi, Pratap Bose, Satbir Singh and Chraneeta Mann, who quit their high-profile jobs to start-off on their own, experts predict 2016 will witness an increase in such creative hot shops.
TSS Retail practice officially launched on 1st Aug in Mumbai, and will operate out of its three regional headquarters – Mumbai, Delhi & Bangalore. Asheesh Tyagi, ex-VP Cheil India – Retail Marketing Operations, will lead the Retail practice based out of Delhi NCR office
Industry sources indicate that around 30 employees have left the agency across verticals in the last week and another 25 are expected to leave. Pratap Bose confirmed that exits from Mudra would be joining him, Madhukar Kamath maintains the exits have been only from OOH
First list of speakers for the Knowledge Seminars includes Ted Lim- CCO, Dentsu Aegis Network Asia Pacific, Alan Moseley- President and Creative Officer, 180 Amsterdam, Neil Stewart- Head of Agency, APAC Region, Facebook, Guy Abrahams- Worldwide Strategic Marketing Officer, ZenithOptimedia and Devdutt Pattanik- Author & Mythologist