The final two of six jury presidents have been announced for the Spikes Asia Advertising Festival, the regional event for creative excellence in advertising and communications. Akira Kagami (pictured right), executive advisor and global executive creative advisor of Dentsu was named as the craft jury president and Jon Wilkins (pictured left), the founding partner of Naked Communications has been appointed as the media jury president.
UK-based Naked Communications has appointed Gitanjali Sriram (pictured) to head its India operations. Sriram joins from Lowe Lintas where she was director, channel planning.
Naked Communications, the UK-based communications consultancy, is finally setting up shop in India. The agency, which has zeroed in on Mumbai for its India office, will open its doors for business on 22 March, followed by an official launch in April during Goafest.
Given the changes in the economic environment, Campaign India was curious to find out if two international players, who had announced their intent to enter the Indian market, were still considering doing so. In an exclusive conversation with Campaign India, Naked Communications’ Jon Wilkins feels the situation plays well to the Naked model. Considering the changes in the economic environment, are your India plans still on track? Is there any re-thinking or postponement?
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