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Jul 22, 2019

MMGB: Paddy Power calls for sponsors to stop 'bastardising' football shirts

Launches campaign called 'Save our shirt', created with VCCP and Octagon

Apr 05, 2012

Goafest 2012: Erik Vervroegen, Lucas Watson and Simon Wardle added to the list of speakers

They have been added to the list of speakers for the Knowledge Seminars

Jun 24, 2009

Dhoni may have failed, but brands are gainers

When US swimmer Michael Phelps was tugging away on a bong at a party last year, it’s unlikely he contemplated that his actions would cause Kellogg’s to choke on their Corn Flakes and sack him.Brands have had a long history of using superstars. They know the risks that come with hiring a star.Kellogg’s is a family-orientated brand and couldn’t be seen associating with Phelps and drug-taking especially when he’s the centre of a big news story in the middle of a brand campaign.

May 21, 2008

Prashant Singh joins as VP, International Sales, Sport 18

Prashant Singh has joined Network 18's sports marketing arm, Sport 18, as vice president, international sales. Singh will report to Satish Menon, CEO, Sport 18.Singh was previously head of the sports division at O&M, Mumbai. Singh has extensive experience in sports products having worked on the ICC World Cup Cricket and Formula One, amongst other properties in his previous jobs at Fresh Brew, Foster's, Nimbus, Octagon and Cricketnext.com.Singh will focus on international sports products including European football, sailing, Formula 1 and tennis.