The other members elected to the Council include: Nakul Chopra, M G Parameswaran, Ashish Bhasin, Rohit Gupta, CVL Srinivas, Shashi Sinha, Rana Barua, Ajay Chandwani, Pratap Bose and Namrata Tata
BestMediaInfo Bureau | Mumbai | NovemberÂ 23, 2015
The Advertising Club and Advertising AgenciesÂ Association of India have announced theÂ Awards Governing Council for Goafest 2016. Ramesh Narayan, founder atÂ Canco Advertising Pvt. Ltd. has been appointed the Chairman of theÂ AGC.
The other members elected to the Council are:
Announcing the appointment,Â Raj Nayak,Â President of The Advertising Club, said,Â âWe are pleased to announce that Ramesh Narayan will be the Chairman of the Awards Governing Council of the Goafest. He brings his unique experience as one of the very few people who has been President of the Advertising Club and the Advertising Agencies Association of India (AAAI) to this post. He has also been Chairman of the Abby Awards Committee twice, and was the first Indian to judge the Effie Awards finals in New York. Ramesh is the only person to have been conferred the Lifetime Achievement Award by the AAAI and been inducted into the International Advertising Association's Hall of Fame.â
Welcoming the announcement Ambi M G Parameswaran â President, Advertising Agencies Association of India (AAA I), said, "Ad Club is a wonderful institution. I am delighted to hear about Ramesh Narayanâs appointment. With his unparalled understanding of Indiaâs advertising scenario, and his years of valuable experience, Ramesh is sure to bring in a whole new perspective which will definitely drive the council to greater heights of success.â
Chopra, said, âIâve known Ramesh as aÂ visionary leaderÂ who embraces change and is open to new ideas. Iâm sure his appointment means an interesting phase for the Council is on the anvil.â
Narayan added, âIâm humbled by this appointment. It fills me with immense happiness to be part of such an esteemed panel. Thereâs a lot to learn and grow, and Iâm sure Iâll be able to add value to the Council. I look forward to reaching out to all stakeholders and getting their suggestions on how to make this the gold standard for awards.â