Apurva Purohit, CEO of Radio City, (acquired by Jagran Prakashan recently), is joining the parent company as president. She will oversee the entire business operations and functioning of Midday, Inext, Jagran online and other print and non-print businesses besides Radio city and shall also participate in strategic decision making for the Group. In addition, to oversee certain functional areas of the core business of Dainik Jagran shall also be part of her work.
Commenting on this development, Purohit says, "The Jagran Group today stands at the threshold of a historic leap as it expands its footprint to access audiences across various demographics, geographies and distribution technologies. I am very happy to be part of this momentous journey."
Shailesh Gupta, director JPL, adds, "Purohit brings with her a wealth of experience in the media industry. She joins us at a time when the Jagran Group readies itself to build further on its existing core businesses, and capitalise on the opportunities that lie ahead in a media environment, supercharged with digital, data and technology."