G Venkatesh has joined as National Buying Head, and Kailash R Shirsat as Associate Media Director. Both have moved from Madison
BestMediaInfo Bureau | Delhi | February 25, 2015
Melon Media, the media agency of the Crayons Communication Group, has taken on board G Venkatesh as Associate Vice-President and National Buying Head. He has moved from Madison and brings with him over 20 years of media buying experience for clients such as Max Life Insurance, BBC, Aircel and Voltas, to name a few.
Venkatesh will be based in Delhi and be responsible for driving the overall buying efficiency across the countrywide network of Melon.
The media planning and strategy team has also been strengthened with Minakshi Tembhre joining as Media Supervisor, Planning. She has moved from Allied Media and is based in the agency’s Delhi office.
In Melon’s Mumbai office, Kailash R Shirsat has joined as Associate Media Director, Planning from Madison. He has over a decade of experience with clients like Indian Oil, Jyoti Laboratories, and ABN Amro, among others.
Melon is headed by Indranil Datta as COO.