Chairman of Vikatan group : S Balasubramanian passes away?blur=25

Veteran journalist and media personality, S Balasubramanian, Chairman, Vikatan group of publications passed away on December 19, 2014. He was 78

Deepa Balasubramanian Dec 20, 2014 9:21 AM

We haven't seen 'acche din' yet: Srinivasan B?blur=25

Srinivasan B, MD, Vikatan Group, speaks about a placid Q3, expectations for Q4, launching the Braille version of Chutti Vikatan and more

Deepa Balasubramanian Dec 16, 2014 8:18 AM

Regional will continue to score over English print in the South, say experts?blur=25

While experts say that English has not yet reached a saturation point, advertisers have begun to recognise that their brand positioning is not compromised by reaching out to regional readers

Deepa Balasubramanian Feb 17, 2014 9:04 AM

Deliver value to customers and they will pay: B Srinivasan, Vikatan Group?blur=25

The MD, Vikatan Group speaks about how keeping the customer at the forefront has led to the success of the 88-year old group across print and online platforms

Deepa Balasubramanian Feb 15, 2014 11:12 AM

Year-end advertising buzz muted in print media in Chennai?blur=25

Tough economic conditions have taken a toll on the year-end advertising buzz as marketers struggle to tempt consumers to make purchases even as the festive season draws to a close

Deepa Balasubramanian Jan 2, 2014 8:09 AM

Ananda Vikatan to innovate with 3D issues?blur=25

As Ananda Vikatan gears up to enter its 86th year in the Tamil publishing space, the group has planned to come out with six consecutive 3D issues to mark the occasion

Deepa Balasubramanian Nov 12, 2013 8:39 AM

'Aval Vikatan' takes the engagement route to build connect?blur=25

Engagement – from running contests, quizzes in the early years, to events, workshops & social media – has given ‘Aval Vikatan’ various ways to interact with the readers

Deepa Balasubramanian Oct 5, 2013 10:16 AM

Vikatan expands magazine bouquet with 'Aval Kitchen'?blur=25

The magazine hit newsstands with a cover price of Rs 60, with special focus on recipes and chefs along with FAQs and everything related to cooking

Deepa Balasubramanian Apr 3, 2013 7:59 PM

Vikatan appoints Head of Ad Sales, Television & Digital?blur=25

Charly Mandumbal takes on the mandate of heading the television and the digital teams. He moves from Lodestar UM, Chennai

Deepa Balasubramanian Jan 18, 2013 6:52 PM

“Magazines have adapted to web, mobile & social”?blur=25

Media houses have realised that digital is an imperative change agent for magazines, says B Srinivasan, MD, Vikatan Group

Deepa Balasubramanian Jan 14, 2013 6:51 PM

Motor Vikatan to celebrate 7th anniv with special issue?blur=25

To promote the anniversary issue, the Tamil automobile magazine to conduct an extensive campaign using print, online and on-ground media

Deepa Balasubramanian Dec 10, 2012 7:06 PM

Vikatan makes Timepass the in-thing with the youth?blur=25

The TVC for the new magazine is high on style quotient and execution, but follows a storyline that is all too familiar, say experts

Deepa Balasubramanian Oct 18, 2012 8:01 PM

Vikatan Group ropes in Pravin Menon?blur=25

Menon joins as National Head – Ad Sales. His last stint was with Worldwide Media

Deepa Balasubramanian Sep 3, 2012 9:39 PM

Ad Club Madras to host Tamizh Awards on March 17?blur=25

More than 250 entries have been received across 19 categories this year; a special award of Rs 1 lakh will be given to the agency that wins the ‘Sakalakalavallavan’ title

Sai Prasanna Mar 12, 2012 10:50 AM

 IRS 2011 Q2: Auto/cars magazine segment grows by 16 pc over 2009 R1?blur=25

With magazines ‘Auto Car’ and ‘Overdrive’ leading the genre, the AIR of the Auto/Cars segment has grown by 2 per cent over last year, and by 16 per cent over IRS 2009 R1. Entry of international titles like ‘BBC Topgear’ has already started showing positive growth...

Nitin Pandey Oct 19, 2011 12:05 PM