Mahindra’s Rajesh Jejurikar headed to ZEEL as President

After a stint of 11 years, Rajesh Jejurikar has quit Mahindra & Mahindra as its Chief Executive for Automotive Division. It is understood that Jejurikar is headed to ZEEL as the company’s President, where he would be working with ZEEL MD & CEO Punit Goenka.

Noor Fathima Warsia Nov 11, 2011 7:40 AM

Uday Shankar re-elected IBF President

STAR India’s Uday Shankar has been re-elected President of the Indian Broadcasting Foundation (IBF) for a second term at the Foundation’s Annual General Meeting held in New Delhi on September 19, 2011. Other elected members are: Sunil Lulla, MD & CEO, Times Television as Vice President and Punit Goenka, MD, Zee News Ltd as Treasurer.

exchange4media Staff Sep 21, 2011 8:36 AM

Zee TV’s rebranding celebrates the new woman

Zee TV has announced a new brand identity featuring a new logo with the slogan ‘Umeed Se Saje Zindagi’ with the objective of taking forward a progressive outlook for the channel.

exchange4media Staff Jun 20, 2011 10:15 AM

Noorings: Broadcasting Industry and the New Force...

Zee Entertainment Enterprises Ltd and STAR India coming together for distribution was just another signal that under new leaders, Indian broadcasting industry has matured for a bright future.

Noor Fathima Warsia May 30, 2011 8:24 AM

STAR Den-Zee Turner distribution JV named Media Pro

STAR Den and Zee Turner have finally spoken on the distribution joint venture between the two companies. The 50:50 JV is called Media Pro and includes four companies – Zee Entertainment, STAR India, Turner India and DEN. Arun Kapoor (Essel Group) heads the JV as CEO and Gurjeev Singh (DEN) is the COO.

exchange4media Staff May 26, 2011 8:31 PM

Elevations at ZEEL

Joy Chakraborthy (Revenue & Niche Channels), Bharat Ranga (International Operations) and M Venkatraman (Corporate and HR) have been promoted to Executive Directors.

Noor Fathima Warsia May 13, 2011 8:20 AM

Noorings: The short life of a Hindi GEC CEO

A CEO’s life in a company per se is decreasing according to several studies, and the Hindi general entertainment channel’s CEO/ Head’s life seems to be growing shorter by the day.

Noor Fathima Warsia May 9, 2011 4:47 PM

Suresh Bala headed to US to head Zee

Suresh Bala, who quit Zoom, the lifestyle channel from Bennett, Coleman and Company Ltd (BCCL), as CEO in June 2010, will be heading Zee’s international business in the US.

Fatema Rajkotwala Mar 7, 2011 7:42 AM

MIB's TRP Committee Report: BARC should meet deadline - Punit Goenka

In a conversation with exchange4media, ZEEL CEO Punit Goenka, who is also spearheading BARC (Broadcast Audience Research Council), reiterates that there was no reason for the Council to not meet the stipulated June 2011 deadline.

Noor Fathima Warsia Jan 12, 2011 7:56 AM

ZEEL Q3 net jumps 74 pc; increases stake in Ten Sports, restructures business

ZEEL has reported a net profit of Rs 1,464 million for the third quarter ending December 31, 2009, a 74 per cent increase as compared to Rs 839 million in Q3 FY209. Meanwhile, the company’s Board of Directors has also approved the proposal to acquire additional 45 per cent stake in its subsidiary, Taj TV Ltd Mauritius and additional 50 per cent stake in its subsidiary, Taj Television (India) Pvt Ltd, from Bukhatir Group for $44.145 million.

Dipali Banka Jan 21, 2010 7:10 AM