Abhishek Dutta has been appointed as Senior Director and Network Head -Kids, overseeing Cartoon Network and Pogo in South Asia at WarnerMedia Entertainment Networks. He has replaced Krishna Desai who left the company in December 2018.
Samir Pitalwala has resigned from Culture Machine Media. He was CEO and co-founder. He will remain with the firm till December 2019. However, he will continue with Rainshine Entertainment, the holding company of Culture Machine.
As Uday Sodhi, Sony Pictures Networks India (SPNI) business head of digital business, is leaving soon, his duties have been given to Danish Khan. Sodhi has built the digital business (SonyLIV) of SPNI for almost five years.
The senior Indian Information Service (IIS) official KS Dhatwalia has been named as the new Director General of the Press Information Bureau (PIB). He is 28th DG of the PIB and succeeded Sitanshu Ranjan Kar.
The media group ZEEL’s CEO Punit Goenka has been re-elected as President by the India Chapter of the International Advertising Association (IAA).
The tenure of Supriya Sahu, Doordarshan’s director general (DG) has ended on 27 Sep 2019. She was appointed as Doordarshan’s director general in 2016.
The Indian Broadcasting Federation (IBF) has re-elected Sony Pictures Networks India chief executive officer NP Singh as its president at the 20th annual general meeting.
The old hand at the leading broadcaster SPNI, Sneha Rajani will leave the channel soon; she has been with the Sony Pictures Networks India’s (SPNI) for nearly 20 years.
Nitin Bawankule has been appointed as the head of ad sales at Star India. He will oversee ad sales across both linear broadcast and OTT for Star TV network and Hotstar respectively.
Rohit Gupta, Sony Pictures Networks India (SPNI) chief revenue officer, ad sales and international business, has been elected as Chairman by the Advertising Standards Council of India (ASCI).
Rajat Sharma, the renowned journalist who anchors ‘Aak KI Adalat’ has been re-elected as President of the News Broadcasters Association (NBA).
Samir Narsiker has been appointed by tech major ThinkAnalytics as country manager. His promotion from VP of business development is part of the firm’s strong regional growth focus.
Bob Iger, Disney CEO, has left the Apple’s board of directors due to Apple’s announcement of its OTT platform. Disney itself is investing hugely in its own OTT platform. The two ginats are looking at creating original content.
Sumit Kumar, Zee Media Corporation Ltd (ZMCL) chief financial officer (CFO) has stepped down from his position.
Sunil Nair, the ALTBalaji COO, has resigned from his role. He had been working with the OTT platform since June 2015.
Uma Prabhu, who was recently the Group Editor of Zee Media Corporation Limited (ZMCL), has been appointed by iTV Network as the Group Editor.
The TV viewership rating agency BARC India’s CEO Partho Dasgupta has become the president of The Advertising Club for the year 2019-20. The Advertising Club is the top industry body and has elected its Managing Committee for FY20 at the 65th Annual General Meeting.
Myleeta Aga, under whose leadership, BBC grew its business in the country in terms of producing local shows and formats and also licensing English shows to broadcasters like Zee Café, AXN, has resigned from BBC Studios.
Anil Malhotra has been appointed as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) by multi system operator (MSO) Siti Networks. He has replaced Rajesh Sethi, who has resigned recently.
The global OTT giant Netflix has appointed Tanya Bami as director, international Originals. She will report to Monika Shergill.
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