Chakraborthy has just quit ZEE as Executive Director - Revenue & Niche Channels. He replaces the position left vacant by G Krishnan
BestMediaInfo Bureau | Delhi | October 25, 2011
Joy Chakraborthy is headed to TV Today, the television news network of the India Today Group. Confirming the news, a senior level source in the company, who did not wish to be named, said Chakraborthy will be joining as CEO of TV Today from December 1, 2011. He fills the vacancy resulting from G Krishnan resigning as CEO some time ago.
It may be recalled that yesterday it was officially announced that Chakraborthy had resigned from his post of Executive Director - Revenue & Niche Channels at Zee Entertainment Enterprises (ZEE) after a stint of six and a half years. Along with heading media sales, he was also the business unit head of niche channels which include Zee Khana Khazana, Zee CafĂ©, Zee Studio, Zee Trendz, ETC and Zing.
Punit Goenka, MD & CEO, Zee Entertainment Enterprises, said, âI have accepted his resignation with a heavy heart. He led a strong team at ZEE that will continue to be part of our family.â
Speaking on his tenure at ZEE, Chakraborthy said, âMy journey at ZEE for the last six and a half years has been extremely rewarding and fruitful.Â I am thankful to ZEE for giving me the opportunity to explore and broaden my experience in diversified functions.Â â