Live blog: News updates - week of 28 June

In the news: Actimedia, Alphabet Media, Aurelia, CoinDCX, Pitchfork Partners, WOW Skin Science

Jun 28, 2021 06:46:00 AM | Gallery | Campaign India Team

WOW Life Science gets Kareena Kapoor Khan
WOW Life Science has appointed Kareena Kapoor Khan as brand ambassador for their Organic Apple Cider Vinegar product. Kapoor joins the brand as the third brand ambassador for the company following Bhumi Pednekar and Disha Patani.
Alia Bhatt for Aurelia 
TCNS Clothing Co, an apparel company for women has signed Alia Bhatt as the face for the brand for its ethnic-wear brand Aurelia. The brand is available both online and offline through 220+ exclusive brand outlets and presence in 1000+ large format stores across 150 cities across India, Sri Lanka, Nepal and Mauritius.
ITC appoints Actimedia
ITC Hotels has signed on ActiMedia India as its PR and communications partner. The agency will handle the mandate for all four brands under ITC Hotels. 
Karan Punjabi joins WOW Skin Science as SVP, strategy and analytics
WOW Skin Science has roped in Karan Punjabi as the senior vice president, strategy and analytics. He will be responsible for defining the brand’s strategic roadmap, building scale and optimisation and driving fresh revenue and profitability. His previous role was with Avail Finance as chief financial officer.
CoinDCX gets title sponsorship of India-Sri Lanka
CoinDCX, a cryptocurrency exchange platform, has become the title sponsor of the upcoming T20I series between India and Sri Lanka. The T20I India versus Sri Lanka series will be rebranded as The CoinDCX T20 Cup and is set to begin in Sri Lanka on 21 July 2021. 
Tripti Sharma joins High Hopes
Indian Angel Networks corporate communications head, Tripti Sharma, has resigned. She has joined communications consultancy High Hopes as co-founder and director. She has more than 11 years of experience across BBC World News, AirAsia India, Marico, NASSCOM, and the British High Commission. 
Instrucko appoints Alphabet Media as its PR agency
Alphabet Media has bagged the PR mandate for instrucko. The account was won following a multi-agency pitch. The agency will be responsible for the brand's integrated communication duties. 
Pitchfork Partners bags NextGen’s Pharma’s communications biz
NextGen Pharma has appointed Pitchfork Partners Strategic Consulting as its communication agency. The agency will be responsible for designing NextGen’s strategic communication that will maintain and build a corporate reputation through multi-channel activities. With an aim to support the company’s strategic objectives, Pitchfork Partners will work closely with the brand to build its reputation and engage with relevant stakeholders across the country.