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icon-117290After a five year long stint as a Principal Correspondent at The Indian Express, Manasi Phadke embarks on a new journey with Hindustan Times as a Special Correspondent. She previously covered Maharashtra politics and policies regarding transport infrastructure, energy, and housing industries. She had also contributed to Reuters News and Deccan Herald as a Correspondent and Freelancer respectively, and as an intern at Indian Express and Maharashtra Herald. Connect with her @manasi87.

The Ken» Good wishes to Ashish K Mishra for joining The Ken, a recently launched online magazine, as a Senior Writer and Co-founder. He previously worked with HT Mint as a Deputy Editor as well as National Writer and covered Retail & E-Commerce and Automotive sectors. He had also contributed his efforts to Forbes India Magazine as a Senior Principal Correspondent and Economic Times as a Correspondent. He was felicitated with Star Performer of the Year award, 2006-07 and Social Service Medal, 2005 for his remarkable work. Connect with Ashish @akm1410.

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PRMoves2Congrats to Anita Bhoir who joins Adfactors PR as Senior Account Director, Corporate and Finance. She has over 11 years of experience in business journalism and has been tracked the Indian Financial Sector. Her previous stints were with Hill+Knowlton Strategies as Client Service Director, Financial Express as Assistant Editor, The Economic Times as an Assistant Editor, HT Mint as Staff Writer, and Business Standard as Principal Correspondent. Connect with this Mumbai based industry old-timer @anita_bhoir.

PRMoves2-17.8.16» Dipti Narayan starts her new innings with Edelman as Senior Account Executive. She was previously associated with Genesis Burson-Marsteller since 2013 as Associate, Associate II, and later as Senior Associate, The Oberoi Group as Front Office Assistant, Le Pain Quotidien India – a bakery-restaurant group as Hostess and Stewardess, and ITC Hotels as Guest Service Coordinator. She did her Internship with The Practice PR and RpH – Balancing Reputation. Mumbai based blogger at ‘Life as it is‘, music and food lover tweets @dips2308.

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MediaMoves1-17.8.16Iain Marlow makes a move from The Globe and Mail to Bloomberg India as a Business Correspondent. He was earlier associated with The Globe as an Asia-Pacific Correspondent. At his new innings with Bloomberg he will be focusing on foreign policy developments in India and South Asia. He had also previously worked with The Toronto Review and Toronto Star. He has been felicitated by National Newspaper Award in 2014, National Magazine Award in 2012, and was the winner of the Business award for International Feature in 2012. New Delhi based Iain can be reached @iainmarlow.

Mediaoves2-17.8.16» Priyanka Vora commences a new journey with Scroll Media as Health Writer. She was previously associated with Hindustan Times as Senior Reporter and later as Special Correspondent, Mid-Day as Reporter, and Free Press Journal as Reporter. She has received 2015 REACH Lilly MDR TB Partnership Media Award and has been the winner of the Global Health Reporting Contest organized by the International Center for Journalists in 2014. Connect with this Mumbai based journalist @priyankaKvora.

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PRMoves1-17.8.16Somaya Palecanda starts his new innings as Brand Communication Manager with Madison World. He was previously associated with Adfactors PR as Account Manager, Eulogy as Senior Account Executive, Why Axis as Trainee, iNINE Technologies as Sales Consultant, and Ma Foi as Management Trainee. He was also serving Ankiyah Consultants as a Freelance Consultant. He can be reached @somayatypes.

PRMoves2-17.8.16» Congratulations to Bhoomi Thakkar for joining Edelman as Assistant Account Executive. She has earlier worked with SALT Experiential Marketing, Adfactors PR, Lore India Foundation as Intern. She was also associated with Project Parivartan as Management Executive. Connect with Karnataka based Bhoomi @bhoomithakkar94.

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01Aug_BTViBTVi elevates Vikram Oza as Consulting Editor and Senior Anchor. He was previously associated with Bloomberg TV India as Senior Editor and Head of Special Initiatives and Features, and Times Now as Senior Producer. In his most recent stint, he voraciously covered the National Handloom Day. Connect with this Mumbai based dynamic journalist @VikramOza.

MediaMoves7.6» Sitaraman Shankar takes on the role of Managing Editor – Special Projects at Network18. With over 22 years of experience in the field of journalism, and his previous stints with Reuters in Frankfurt, London and Dubai, Shankar will be working closely with Network18’s TV news editors in multiple areas. He can be reached @shankarht.

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PRMoves2Congratulations to Namita Ramani for getting promoted as Account Manager at Adfactors PR. She has been associated with Adfactors since 2013 as Assistant Account Manager. Her previous roles include Senior Communications Executive at Quantum Asset Management Company, Media & Communication Officer at Press Information Bureau, Talent Resource Executive at Contactx Resource Management, and HR Executive at Classic Integrated Solutions. Connect with this Mumbai based PR professional @NamitaRamani.


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 Neha Sawhney starts her new innings as Media Relations & Communication
Head with KartRocket, an ecommerce online store. She was previously associated with Delhivery, an ecommerce logistics platform. She also contributes to many different blogs, primarily in the tech space. Connect with this New Delhi based avid reader and traveller @sawhneyneha.

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MediaMoves1Network18 Media & Investments, Web18 welcomes a new Executive Editor, Rohit Khilnani. His previous stints were with The Quint as Entertainment Editor, India Today as Entertainment Editor, CNN-IBN as Chief Entertainment Correspondent, NDTV as Principal Correspondent, Cine Blitz as Chief Reporter, and The Indian Express as Reporter. Mumbai based Author of the book  called ‘I Hate Bollywood’ can be reached @rohitkhilnani.

MediaMove2» Supraja Srinivasan makes a move from BTVi to The Economic Times as Senior Correspondent. She was earlier the Senior News Producer at BTVi. At her new innings with ET, she will be covering Startups and E-Commerce. She had her previous stints with CNBC TV18 as Associate News Producer and Red FM as Assistant Producer (Intern). Reach out to this Mumbai based Sufi music and cinema lover @soupraja.