Mathrubhumi Group, Keralaâ€™s media conglomerate, has appointed M V Shreyams Kumar as the Joint Managing Director of the Mathrubhumi Printing & Publishing Co Ltd.Â Â He was earlier the Director-Marketing & Electronic Media since 2000.
Shreyams Kumar propelled rapid growth by steering the company through multiple challenges for the last 17 years.
Founded in 1923, Mathrubhumi has successfully straddled tradition and technology in assimilating changes. The evolution from letter press to frontier advances in media has been made by synergising core values with technological advancements.Â Â At present, the group caters to 16 editions, including two overseas editions -- Dubai and Qatar, a books division, and 11 periodicals running the gamut from culture to entertainment. It has struck deep roots in every Malayalee household through various engaged entertainment platforms mainly print, FM radio (Club FM), television (Mathrubhumi News & Kappa TV), online (Mathrubhumi.com) and digital.