After a grand success in 2010, Ogilvy brings another opportunity for budding creative to meet Hot Shot Creative Directors in a close encounter.
Neha S | Delhi | May 6, 2011
Ogilvy Mumbai is back with the second edition of Portfolio Night 9 in Mumbai this year. Ogilvy had brought the Portfolio Night9 in India for the first time in 2010. Held on 20th May last year, the Portfolio Night9 was a grand success. Ihaveanidea, the worldâ€™s first and largest community of the international advertising industry and the originators of the very idea of Portfolio Night, have scheduled the event to take place simultaneously around the world on Thursday, May 26th, 2011. In Mumbai it will be held at The Westin which is located in Goregaon, a Mumbai suburb.
The agency has launched the promotional campaign/posters on YouTube/Facebook and the Portfolio Night website. Portfolio Night 9 is open to Young creative professionals from advertising agencies and also senior students of art colleges.Â Â Participants (Creative professionals/ who have a portfolio of work they want reviewed) have to register on the Portfolio Night website for a registration fee of US$35/- directly to ihaveanidea.Â An e-ticket issued to the participant permits him entry to the event in Mumbai on May 26th where this participantâ€™s Portfolio is reviewed by 3 Creative Directors separately.
Unless you have a ticket and a portfolio, you cannot attend Portfolio Night 9.
Take a look on the first year of the Portfolio Night9 in Mumbai:
Abhijit Avasthi, National Creative Director , Ogilvy & Mather on Portfolio Night9:
Agnello Dias, Founder, Taproot India on Portfolio Night9:
Ramajuj Shastry, Chief Creative Officer, Saatchi & Saatchi India on Portfolio Night9:
Portfolio Night 9 will see industry professionals mentoring aspiring creatives in cities around the world. Hosts are still being added. Please visitÂ www.portfolionight.com for an updated list of cities and Creative Directors in Mumbai and around the world. Some of Indiaâ€™s Hot Shot Creative Directors registered and eagerly looking forward to this event are Abhijit Avasthi, Anup Chitnis, Agnelo Dias, Ashish Khazanchi, Arun Iyer,Â Ashish Chakravarty, Bobby Pawar, K V Sridhar (Pops), K S Chakravarthy (Chax),Â Malvika Mehra, Piyush Pandey,Â Ramanuj Shastri, Rajiv Rao,Â Raghu Bhat, Santosh Padhi, Sagar Mahabaleshwarkar, Sajan Raj Kurup, Sumanto Chattopadhyay, Satbir Singh, V Sunil, Vikram Gaikwad.
Ogilvy takes immense pride in flaunting its sponsors who have consistently recognized creative work having built their brands on the foundations of creative excellence. Ogilvy Indiaâ€™s main sponsor for Portfolio Night 9 is Vodafone and co-sponsors are Tata Sky & Fevicol.