Simran Sablok quits Web18

By Kapil Ohri , afaqs!, New Delhi | In Digital | August 18, 2010
As general manager, Sablok headed the marketing function at Web18, the digital arm of the Network18 group

afaqs! has learnt from reliable sources that Simran Sablok, general manager, marketing, Web18 has quit the company. Sablok joined Web18, which is the digital arm of the Network18 group, in July 2009.

Sablok has more than 13 years of experience across online, hospitality and apparel industries. At Web18, she was responsible for marketing of online properties, such as,, and She was also responsible for marketing alliances to create strong brand presence for Web 18 properties.

Sablok started her career in 1997 as a management trainee with Lintas and worked there for two years. Thereafter, she moved to Pizza Hut as marketing associate, and later joined KFC as senior brand manager. She was part of the team which re-launched the KFC brand in India.

In 2006, Sablok joined Café Coffee Day as general manager - marketing and helped the company to boost its visibility by establishing tie-ups with various brands. Prior to Web18, she was the head of marketing at Levi Strauss Signature (LSS). At LSS, her mandate was to build a strong brand presence, apart from increasing footfalls at various Levi Strauss stores.

Sablok was not available for comment at the time of filing this story.

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