Campaign India Team
Dec 17, 2008

Bharat Kapadia joins Lokmat Group as director

Bharat Kapadia has joined the Lokmat Group as a director on the board. In his new role, he will be involved with the overall functioning and growth of the group. An entrepreneur turned professional, Kapadia (pictured) co-owned and ran Chitralekha Group till few years back as editor and associate publisher. Prior to this, Kapadia was heading the Jagran Network18 print JV Jagran18 as its CEO and managing editor. The plans for the business daily were later shelved. Prior to that, Kapadia was with Divya Bhaskar as executive director for the group.

Bharat Kapadia joins Lokmat Group as director

Bharat Kapadia has joined the Lokmat Group as a director on the board. In his new role, he will be involved with the overall functioning and growth of the group. An entrepreneur turned professional, Kapadia (pictured) co-owned and ran Chitralekha Group till few years back as editor and associate publisher. Prior to this, Kapadia was heading the Jagran Network18 print JV Jagran18 as its CEO and managing editor. The plans for the business daily were later shelved. Prior to that, Kapadia was with Divya Bhaskar as executive director for the group.

"We are happy to have Bharat Kapadia with us as we chart our future course. His experience and creative thinking will further augment the strong management at Lokmat," says Devendra Darda, executive director, Lokmat Group.

Lokmat Group publishes the Marathi newspaper "Lokmat", the Hindi daily Lokmat Samachar and English daily Lokmat Times. The group also launched IBN Lokmat, a 24-hours Marathi news and current affairs channel, in a joint venture with the Network18 Group earlier this year.

Source:
Campaign India
Tags

Related Articles

Just Published

Premium
Instagram ditches 'likes': Pros and cons for influencers
Premium
9 hours ago

Instagram ditches 'likes': Pros and cons for ...

Digital marketers across Asia welcome the move, but say it won't make waves in the industry.

Premium
Sunset at the Afternoon
Premium
10 hours ago

Sunset at the Afternoon

Three decade old English tabloid announced its closure to employees yesterday

Premium
Weekend Wrap: 19 July
Premium
10 hours ago

Weekend Wrap: 19 July

In the news: Games2win, Konnections, MG Motors, Oppo, Reebok, Resulticks, World Out of Home Congress

Premium
Weekend Watch: Axe collaborates with Martin Garrix for 'these are the times'
Premium
10 hours ago

Weekend Watch: Axe collaborates with Martin Garrix ...

Watch the film conceptualised by 72andSunny Amsterdam here