Manwani, vice-president, marketing and distribution, Media Content and Communications Services (MCCS), has put in his papers. He is serving out his notice period at present. Manwani's next destination is not known because he was not available for comment at the time of filing this report.
At MCCS, Manwani was responsible for handling the marketing and distribution operations for the group's television channels, including STAR News, STAR Majha and STAR Ananda. He has spent a total of four years at MCCS. Prior to MCCS, he worked with O&M, where he handled account management. He has more than a decade's experience in advertising and marketing.
Manwani was also part of the team that launched STAR Majha, the Marathi news channel, in June 2007. The channel has been gaining popularity among the Marathi population and has been positioned to keep pace with the mindset of progressive Maharashtrians.