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GroupM agrees to acquire controlling interest in MediaCom India

Media Planning & Buying

afaqs! news bureau Wed, 25 Jan 2017

While MediaCom India will continue operating as an independent brand, the agency will have the access to GroupM's global infrastructure.

DDB's Venkatagiri Rao joins VML as creative head - India

Advertising

afaqs! news bureau Tue, 24 Jan 2017

He will report to Tripti Lochan, CEO, VML Southeast and India.

Republic ropes in Vikas Khanchandani as CEO

Media Publishing

afaqs! news bureau Tue, 24 Jan 2017

He will head the business of an upcoming independent media venture.

Starcom wins global media mandate for Merck Consumer Healthcare

Media Planning & Buying

afaqs! news bureau Tue, 24 Jan 2017

The agency will handle media responsibilities for Merck's Consumer Healthcare brands including Neurobion, Bion3, Nasivin, Seven Seas, DoloNeurobion and Femibion, across markets.

'Breaking news is no longer TV's domain': Ashok Venkatramani

Digital

afaqs! news bureau Tue, 24 Jan 2017

Venkatramani along with FirstPost's BV Rao and NDTV Convergence's Suparna Singh discuss how digital video will impact television news as we know it, at a vdonxt asia 2017 session moderated by Shweta Mulki of afaqs!.

Grey's Jishnu Sen joins Future Retail as head of marketing

Marketing

afaqs! news bureau Mon, 23 Jan 2017

His last assignment was as director, brand strategy at Essar Telecom Retail.

PepsiCo's Vishal Kaul joins Ola as COO

Digital

afaqs! news bureau Mon, 23 Jan 2017

Prior to this, he was general manager of PepsiCo Foods for Thailand, Myanmar and Laos.

BBC Worldwide signs licensing deal with Amazon India

Digital

afaqs! news bureau Mon, 23 Jan 2017

Amazon Prime Video will now stream many of BBC's factual programs as well as content from CBeebies.

Hyphen wins creative and brand design mandate for Regal Shoes

Advertising

afaqs! news bureau Mon, 23 Jan 2017

The agency will be working on giving the brand a fresh identity and also be advertising for the mother brand and its sub brands communications and customer engagement initiatives either offline or online.

Yatra unveils new brand identity, gets a red-hot logo

Digital

afaqs! news bureau Fri, 20 Jan 2017

New logo conveys a seamless travel experience delivered via Yatra's new marketplace model.

Metropolis Healthcare appoints 21N78E Creative Labs as AOR

Advertising

afaqs! news bureau Fri, 20 Jan 2017

The agency will conceptualise touch-point agnostic campaigns and media across multiple markets.

ABP News unveils its new logo

Media Publishing

afaqs! news bureau Fri, 20 Jan 2017

The logo, which had a combination of blue and white colours has now changed to red and yellow.

Times Network: Anup Vishwanathan to return; Shantanu Gangane moves to Vuclip

Media Publishing

afaqs! news bureau Thu, 19 Jan 2017

Shantanu Gangane has joined Vuclip as Head of Marketing, OTT business while Anup Vishwanathan is set to make a comeback to Times Network as head of marketing.