Ad Club Hyderabad elects K Satyanarayana president

By afaqs! news bureau , afaqs!, Mumbai | In Advertising | December 19, 2008
Satyanarayana says that the club will focus on the youth and the digital medium because the future lies in these


Satyanarayana (popularly known as Satya) has been appointed president of the Advertising Club of Hyderabad (ACH). Satya replaces A Narasimhan, vice-president, Lanco Infratech. Satya has been treasurer of the ACH for the past two years.

Satya has been associated with the ACH since 1991 and has held various positions in the body over the years, including those of executive member, secretary and vice-president. He was a part of the core team which conceptualised Ad Scans - a national convention on advertising initiated by the ACH - in 1992 and 1996.

Satya has been a part of the industry for the past 15 years and has worked with various agencies such as FCB Ulka and Initiative Media (Lowe's media buying and selling arm). Currently, he is business manager at Mindshare.

In a conversation with afaqs!, Satya says, "We intend to engage the youth, particularly students, by organising guest lectures and workshops on the digital medium. It is a very innovative medium and we want to introduce people to it."

PK Sahgal, brand service director at Lowe, has been elected secretary of the ACH and Nitin Mulay, general manager at OTS Advertising, treasurer.

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