Debraj Tripathy promoted to managing director, India
Prior to this, he was heading the Mobile Marketing SBU at OnMobile.
How Campaign India rated TME: 5
MediaCom has been named the ‘Media Agency Network of the Year’ at Festival of Media Awards 2010, held at Valencia.MediaCom Worldwide COO, Harvey Goldhersz, picked up the award on behalf of the network where MediaCom also scooped two awards in the following categories: Best Communications Strategy for 'T-Mobile, Dance in the UK' campaign and Best Targeted Campaign for 'GSK Teams with Drag Queens to Fight HIV' campaign in the US.
MediaCom has roped in Avinash Pillai as national buying head. Pillai will be based out of Mumbai, but will oversee the buying requirements of all of MediaCom's clients.Speaking about the appointment, Divya Gururaj, managing director, MediaCom says, "With Avinash, we are aiming to further strengthen our buying, make it more holistic and create win-win partnerships for our clients with the media."
Ashwini Kamat (pictured) who recently quit Starcom MediaVest Group, Bangalore will join MediaCom as general manager, Mumbai. In addition, she will also be overseeing strategic communication planning, research, insights functions across MediaCom clients.
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