Taking place for the first time, the Digital Marketers' Awards are designed to recognise exceptional work done by the Marketing fraternity to take their brands into the digital era. Brand Stewards i.e. the CMOs or the Heads of Marketing shepherd their teams and their company into creating brand assets. These awards will pay homage to these leaders if they have done a pioneering job of online asset creation amongst their peer-set for their brands. The entries will be judged by an exceptional jury who will not only look at results but also the leadership ability of the Marketer in creating an innovative marketing environment that has the ability to change the game of the branding and marketing industry.
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Avail the best way to create networking connections with the best advertisers amidst a premier set-up. Grab eyeballs amongst the industry front runners along with the core team members. A proper mix of 100 + attendees with 100+ entries
Acknowledgement as partner through various pre-marketing collaterals like EDMs, Print Magazine, Social Media Campaigns, Website. Branding opportunities and visibility on the day of the event.
If you are looking for an opportunity to get your brand/service noticed by the Marketing fraternity, then talk to us. There are not too many gatherings where the "like-minded" Marketers congregate who are digitally inclined. You can use the opportunity to network, present your service, share thoughts with the best advertisers amidst a premier set-up. A proper mix of 100 + attendees of the industry front runners along with their core team members.
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If you wish to send in self-nomination or nominate your CMO/Marketing Head for the awards', or if you wish you attend the awards' ceremony, write to us. Please note that the awards' ceremony can be attended by marketing professionals across sectors of brands/advertisers.
Mr. Adil Zainulbhai is currently Senior Advisor to McKinsey. He retired as Chairman of McKinsey, India after 34 years at McKinsey. He spent the last 10 years in India. Prior to returning to India, he led the Washington office of McKinsey and founded the Minneapolis office. Over the last 10 years in India, Mr. Adil has worked directly with the CEOs and promoters of some of the major companies in India and globally –private companies, MNCs and PSUs. Mr. Adil has also been working with several parts of the government and led efforts around urbanization, inclusive growth and energy. Recently, Mr. Adil co-edited the book, 'Reimagining India' which featured 60 authors including prominent businessmen, academics, economists, authors and journalists. The book has been #1 in non-fiction in India on its release and #2 on Amazon's International Business List in the US. Mr. Adil is currently on the Boards of Reliance Industries Ltd., Larsen & Toubro Ltd. and Cipla. He grew up in Bombay and graduated in Mechanical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology. He also has an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School. Mr. Adil is very active in community and social causes. He is a Board member of the American India Foundation, Saifee Hospital, Board of Trustees at Saifee Burhani Upliftment Trust (redeveloping Bhendi Bazaar in Mumbai), Advisory Board of the Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Wockhardt Foundation, HMRI (Health Management Research Institute), Harvard Business School Alumni Association of India and on the Global Advisory Board of the Booth School of Business at University of Chicago.
Ashish Bhasin, chairman and CEO South Asia, Dentsu Aegis Network has won the "Media CEO of the year - India" award at the 2014 Business Excellence Awards in London.
Mr. Tushar Vyas has been the Chief Strategy Officer at Group M Worldwide, Inc., since May 05, 2015. Mr. Vyas served as Managing Partner of GroupM Interaction, South Asia at Group M Worldwide, Inc. Mr. Vyas served as Managing Partner of GroupM Interaction for South Asia at Madhouse Inc. and Mediaedge:cia India. He is a Digital Media Solutions expert. He served as the Chief Marketing Officer of SureWaves MediaTech Private Limited. He served as National Director of Interactions.
Mr. Oberoi set up the Info Edge sales and marketing operations and has been instrumental in launching new products and services at naukri.com apart from helping set up jeevansathi.com, 99acres.com, shiksha.com and other new businesses. Prior to joining Info Edge, Mr. Oberoi was the Regional Planning and Distribution Manager (North India) for the Ice Cream Division of Hindustan Lever Limited, the Indian arm of Unilever Plc, where he worked for almost four years. Along with his partner, Mr. Sanjeev Bikhchandani, he won the Ernst and Young – Entrepreneur of the Year award in 2008 for Business Transformation. He obtained a Bachelor of Technology degree in Computer Science from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Delhi in 1994 and an MBA from IIM Bangalore in 1996. At IIM, he featured in the Director's Merit List.
Deepali Naair began her career with Tata Motors in 1993 followed by a stint in marketing at BPL Mobile, when the first mobile phone was launched in India. She has also worked in advertising as a strategic planner at FCB Ulka followed by a stint in Marico as Marketing Manager for Saffola and Mediker. Her last assignment was with L&T Insurance, before joining that she was with HSBC Global Asset Management India as Vice President & Head of Marketing. Apart from successfully managing marketing for India operations, she led the global relaunch (communication development) of HSBC Global Asset Management Brand, which used to be HSBC Investments in its previous avatar.
Amar is co-founder and CEO of Interactive Avenues. Amar oversees the business operations of the company and provides overall direction to the company, identifying new growth opportunities and seeing them through implementation. His management style is hands-on and he believes in rolling up his sleeves and working with teams. Amar has spent more than 15 years in media, of which over 12 years have been in digital. He has extensive experience on most large digital advertisers like Citibank, ICICI Group, Makemytrip, Travelocity, Bharatmatrimony, Sulekha, Colgate Palmolive and Dell to name a few. This makes him extremely clued on to advertiser requirements which he uses as the main insight while building and expanding the company.
Vodafone India has appointed Rahul Bhagat as an adviser to conceptualize its payments bank business. The operator has received a payments bank licence from the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) during 2015. Bhagat joins Vodafone from HDFC. He has been associated with the banking industry for nearly 25 years. In his new role, Bhagat is expected to help with permissions, commercial planning and structuring of the business in line with the RBI's expectations. He will be working closely with the operator's chief operating officer, Naveen Chopra. In the past, Bhagat has worked at ANZ Grindlays and Bank of America.
KPMG was established in India in September 1993, and has rapidly built a significant competitive presence in the country. The firm operates from its offices in Mumbai, Pune, Delhi, Kolkata, Chennai, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Kochi, Chandigarh and Ahmedabad, and offers its clients a full range of services, including financial and business advisory, tax and regulatory, and risk advisory services. In India, KPMG has a client base of over 2700 companies. The firm's global approach to service delivery helps provide value-added services to clients. The firm serves leading information technology companies and has a strong presence in the financial services sector in India while serving a number of market leaders in other industry segments.
A graduate of IIM(A) '85 and St. Stephen's College, Economics; Alpana has experience in building and growing brands across India and the US. Our toughest critic, she believes that organizations with prima donna personalities are never scaleable. All our attitude is in our work and not necessarily in our personalities.
Prior to this, the President of McCann-Erickson, India An IIM Ahmedabad post graduate with 21 years of experience in advertising. – Key note speaker at advertising forums in India, Singapore, Kuala Lumpur, Colombo, Lebanon, Bali, etc. Conducts workshops and seminars on a broad range of subjects in marketing for companies and educational institutions in India and abroad. – Has addressed the global management boards of several multinationals including Hershey's, Microsoft, Philip's, Unilever, Coke and Reckitt Benckiser.
Samir brings over 15 years of experience in technology and new media as a venture capitalist, investment banker and entrepreneur. Prior to co-founding Qyuki he was the Managing Director (Digital) at UTV Disney.