Monday, September 26, 2022

Our Team

Rashmi (Chief Executive Officer)

After completing her Graduation and Post Graduation in Botany, she found her calling in the field of arts & humanities. Having been closely associated with the creative field, she has now decided to take the plunge in the field of entrepreneurship.

With the finesse and creativity of an artist, she has been an avid painter and can be credited with numerous beautiful creations to her name. She hopes to successfully steer the organisation with her wide vision, simplicity and understanding of ground realities in the field.

Parsa Venkateshwar Rao Jr.

Managing Editor

Hyderabad-born Delhi-based journalist Parsa Venkateshwar Rao Jr had worked with The Indian Express, India Today, DNA Newspaper and as a freelance journalist he has written for The Times of India, Deccan Herald, Asian Age/Deccan Chronicle and The Tribune. He has written several books which include “The Emergency The Unpopular History” (Har Anand; 2016), “Rajiv Gandhi to Narendra Modi Broken Polity, Flickering Reforms” (Sage Select; 2019) and “The Upanishads An Introduction” (HarperCollins; 2020)

Vishal Duggal (Consulting Editor)

Vishal Duggal possesses over two decades of journalistic experience across print and web domains. He headed the editorial team of Rashtriya Sahara English Monthly, and later on Sahara Time, a 48-page general-interest English weekly newspaper. The publication covered a wide spectrum of news and views of regional, national and international significance. He was also involved in administrative functions, managing freelance, syndication budget, manpower and product-planning, and later on heading the web wing of Sahara Media www.saharasamay.com.

Vishal has also been a senior editor with Exchange4media group’s real estate magazine Realty Plus www.realtyplusmag.com; Consulting Editor with Geopolitics www.geopolitics.in/homemagazine.aspx; a magazine on defence, strategic affairs and internal security, Property Expert, a real estate publication of Disha Bharti Media, and Senior Editor with India Legal www.indialegallive.com/e-magazine-indialegala national politico-legal magazine.

C. K. Singh (Chief Media Officer)

An entrepreneur and social worker, with deep interest in Indian politics, economic and developmental issues, Chandan Kumar Singh got the opportunity to spend his childhood days with his grandfather, who was a renowned freedom fighter (Recipient of Tamra Patra at the Red Fort, by then PM of India). Therefore, Chandan has in-depth awareness about socio-economic issues encompassing rural India. His inclination towards yoga and spiritualism is rooted in the rich culture of Mithila region. He has done his schooling from Scindia School, Gwalior and DPS, RK Puram, New Delhi. He is also an alumni of University of Rajasthan and Atal Bihari Vajpayee-Indian Information Institute and Management, Gwalior. In 2012, Chandan co-founded Mahavir Vidya Mandir, a school dedicated to bridge the gap between rural and urban India. In the same year, he organised a national level seminar at Darbar Hall, Rashtrapati Bhavan. His areas of interest range from constructive news analysis, media campaigning for government, political parties and private sector and event management.

Alok Srivastava

(Strategist & Advisor-Content)

Alok Srivastava has a rich experience of more than 30 years in media. Starting his career in 1989 with The Times of India Group, he has handled sales and marketing for various media houses such as India Today, Outlook, Delhi Press, Ananda Vikatan and Tamil Magazine group. He believes that today companies are not just looking for plain transactional ads to grab reader’s attention; but rather deeper engagements with social relevance that result in longer recalls and goodwill for the brand. Alok is a creative soul at heart and writes regularly on his blog theconratistalok.in.

Raju Sarin (Chief Revenue Officer)

Raju Sarin has over three decades of media marketing, brand management and leadership experience. He is a chartered accountant as well as MBA from Faculty of Management Studies, Delhi University with specialisation in marketing.

He has held leadership positions such as President , Director Marketing , COO , CEO , Publishing Director Publisher, Business Head with top media houses such as the Times Of India Group , HT Media, Media Transasia India Ltd, Sakal Media , MTV, APN News Channel , ENC network ,TCG Media , Reliance ADAG ,OOH India and India Today Group.

He is also a visiting faculty member at various management institutes.

Shashi K Jha (Editorial Advisor)

Shashi Kumar Jha is a media veteran with career spanning more than 30 years. Beginning his journalistic odyssey with Dainik Hindustan, he went on to become Bureau Chief, and later News Editor with Dainik Bhaskar Group. He also worked for the SKOCH Group, translated books such as ‘Defeating Poverty’, JanDhan And Beyond’, besides handling their website and quarterly magazine INCLUSION. As an independent journalist, he has worked as media consultant to the Press Information Bureau, Ministry of Agriculture, and the Ministry of Commerce. He has also been a jury member for screening regional films on Doordarshan.

Sudhanshu S. (IT Head)

Sudhanshu Saurabh is IT Head with over 19 years of experience , sudhanshu helps in driving business value with his technological prowess. He is Research Scholar in the Department of Computer Science & Engineering, Jaypee University of Information Technology, Waknaghat- H.P. He served as Assistant Professor to various decent engineering colleges for almost 19 years.. He is master’s in Computer Science from Institution of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineers, New Delhi; He is an active member of various professional technical and scientific associations -ACM, IETE, ISCA. He has served as an Expert Advisory Committee Member for various conferences and meeting of CSTT (Min. of. HRD, Govt of India). .He Served as a resource person for various workshops, conferences and Faculty Development Program in various Universities. He served as an Expert member for Glossary of Information Technology, Glossary of Nanotechnology, and Glossary of Insurance.