The general body also amended its law to make the term of the president and the managing committee for a period of two years from the existing one year.
The annual general meeting of The Advertising Club Bangalore was held on June 12, 2019. Arvind Kumar, executive director of The Ad Club & the returning officer, announced the new management team, as elected unanimously;
Laeeq Ali – Co-founder & Director – Origami Creative – Incumbent President
Malavika Harita – CEO Brand Circle Communications, Bangalore & Past President & Treasurer
Sanchayeeta Verma – Sr Vice President, Wave Maker, Bangalore & Past President
Nigel Mathew – Executive Director , Disha Communications Pvt Ltd, Bangalore
Sundar Kondur – Sr Vice President - Response, The Times of India Group
Radhika Ramani – Managing Partner, Motivator south, Bangalore
Mathew Joseph – Director Marketing, Duroflex Mattresses
Suresh Krishna – Zonal Business Head, Karnataka, The Hindu Group
Kishan Kumar M S – Vice President, Wave Maker, Bangalore
Tina Garg, Founder & CEO, Pink Lemonade, Bangalore
Navin Nair – PR Professional
Sonia Serrao – Global Media Lead & Head Market Procurement, South Asia, TGBL
Sneha Walke – V P Spl Projects & Head South, Exchange4Media, Bangalore
Arunava Seal- Managing Director, Bleu Pvt Ltd.
The newly appointed president Laeeq Ali says in a press note, “We have a excellent team of industry leaders and I am confident that we will be able to have some programs relevant and desired by the industry. We want to make a difference to all the stake holders of the industry by staying committed to causes that would make the industry a better place to work “.
The general body also amended its law to make the term of the president and the managing committee for a period of two years from the existing one year. Arvind Kumar, executive director of the Ad club proposed the amendment which was unanimously approved by the general body.
Kumar says,“This year the Big Bang Awards are being split into two.
The first one Big Bang Awards for Excellence in Creative & Content will be on September 20, 2019 and the second one, Big Bang Awards for Excellence in Media and Health & Wellness will be on November 15, 2019. The Entries for Big Bang Awards 2019 for Excellence in Creative & Content are scheduled to open on July 8, 2019.”