EORtV, the premier video-on-demand, over-the-top (OTT) media service platform has announced some key appointments to its core team.
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Joining the team are the following industry experts. Bharat Bhushan Nautiyal has joined as an Executive Director. He is a physics graduate from Mumbai University, a senior journalist and editor of "Nutan Savera", a Hindi weekly published from Mumbai. His other business ventures include several real estate and infrastructure projects in Uttarakhand and Maharashtra. Through his philanthropic work, Nautiyal also actively contributes towards social uplift of the marginalised classes and works towards women’s empowerment. He is also a part of the creative team of Dreamzz Images.
Miiheer Shah has joined as a Chief Strategy Officer. He has deep knowledge of competitive environments, resulting in tailored solutions which support strong, collaborative partnerships. He started his career as one of the youngest motivational leaders of the world at the age of 16. Since 2003, he has transformed more than 200,000 lives globally. Creator of the famous Prime Performance Training™️. & Param Meditation techniques, he has acted in famous Gujarati play, Ek Aham Ni Rani and produced the critically acclaimed Marathi Movie, Krutant, under his production house Rain Rose Films in 2019. As an entrepreneur, he successfully founded Goal Cafe, 361 Degree India & Rain Rose Hotels & Restros Pvt Ltd. Miiheer also has formed an NGO — School Of Ur Life ( SOUL ) working towards life skill training and counselling support for all ages.
Peter Fernandes has joined as a Chief Marketing Officer. He began his professional journey with Indian Express. He worked in various organisations, including stints with Hindustan Times Media Limited and then with Radio City 91.1 FM, where he was instrumental in launching 13 new broadcast stations across India being in the Purchase Department as Senior Manager Commercial — Project Head. He also spent a decade in all at Zee Entertainment Enterprise Limited followed by a stint at Viacom 18 Media Pvt Ltd as the Vice-President of the Commercial Department. He was a consultant for Outdoor Advertising Professionals and joined Red Eye Technologies as COO and worked successfully in the expansion of the organisation. In his 26 years of professional journey, Fernandes has developed executable go-to-market strategies, profitable cost-effective models and built and led teams that drove high revenue growth.
Dominic Savio D’souza has joined the team of EORtV as its General Counsel. D’souza is a legal professional who has been part of the Indian media and entertainment industry for over two decades. In addition to completing his studies in Law, he has a Master’s Degree in Mass Communication and Journalism. He has been appointed as Vice-Chair at the Indian National Association of Legal Professionals.
D’souza has been closely associated with several national and international production houses, major media conglomerates, having various business interests in print, broadcasting, internet and broadband, new media and OTT platforms, broadcast channels (news, general entertainment and sports) and print and newspaper publications too.
His involvement includes litigation and non-litigation related matters pertaining to M&E and IP and also to property, labour and corporate matters. D’souza advises the Indian governmental bodies and industry trade bodies in the media, IP, the broadcasting and telecom regulatory sectors and shares his knowledge pro-bono, both via educational institutions as well as professionally and has been part of various National and APAC IPR summits and conferences.
Welcoming all professionals to the team, Kaushik Izardar and Deepak Pandey, Executive Directors, EORtV, jointly shared a statement saying, "We are delighted to have Bharat Bhushan Nautiyal and Miiheer Shah join our team to offer their expertise across varied fields to help establish EORtV as one of the leading players in its genre. Both have global management talent with a proven track record of driving significant growth and creating strategic value in companies. The addition of new members is a great way to continue furthering our objective of creating a world where individuals of all abilities are fully accepted, respected and included."
"Peter and Dominic have been outstanding long-term partners and have created tremendous value for the firms they've worked with. We've been extremely fortunate to have experienced first-hand their ability to help companies scale their businesses while creating unique assets that have real intrinsic value. We are excited to partner with then and to leverage our expertise and network of relationships to drive growth."