At the annual
general meeting (AGM) on July 6, the Bombay Ad Club formed a new managing committee, which will be presided over by Bhaskar Das, executive president, The Times of India Group. Pranesh Mishra, COO and president, Lowe, has been appointed vice-president of the new committee. Apurva Purohit, CEO, Radio City 91.1FM, is the secretary, while Ajay Chandwani, CEO, Percept/H, is the joint secretary.
Earlier, Purohit was joint secretary and chairperson, Emvie Committee, while Chandwani was chairman, Abby Awards Judging Committee. Among the other office-bearers, Sunil Lulla, CEO, Times Now, has been appointed treasurer.
The new committee will oversee various properties of the Ad Club such as the Emvies, Effies and Abby Awards as well as AdAsia and Solus.