Ashish Bahl, vice-president, account management, Contract Advertising is slated to join Neo Sports as head - marketing. He joins in place of Abhishek Verma, who quit the company in March to join STAR India as head - marketing for STAR World and STAR Movies.
& #BANNER1 & #No official confirmation was available from Neo Sports. When contacted, Prasana Krishnan, chief operating officer, Neo Sports Broadcast, said that they would make an official announcement within a week.
When contacted, Bahl said that he was currently serving his notice period at Contract; and would join Neo Sports next week.
Bahl has been with Contract Advertising for close to two years. Prior to Contract, he was associate vice-president and client services director at JWT for a little over three years, where he handled brands such as Pepsi, Hero Honda and ESPN.
In the past, he has also worked with SABMiller, Leo Burnett and Ogilvy & Mather. Bahl has 15 years of work experience in the advertising industry.