Co-hosted by ITSMA and LinkedIn, conference brings together CMOs of Cognizant, iGATE, IBM, KPIT, Tech Mahindra, TCS, SAP and 100 others

Paul Writer today announced the 2nd Annual Great Indian IT Marketing Summit and Awards for Excellence in IT Marketing (GIMS-IT). With ITSMA as knowledge partner and co-hosted by LinkedIn, India’s only forum for IT services marketers will see 100+ leaders and practitioners from India’s leading IT brands come together to discuss trends, debate ideas, and share knowledge. The summit is being held on February 11, 2014 at The Leela Palace, Bangalore.

Speakers at the event include the who’s who of the IT Services industry – Dave Munn, President & CEO, ITSMA, Nishant K Rao, Country Manager, LinkedIn India, John Lenzen, VP & Global Head of Marketing, Tata Consultancy Services, Malcolm Frank, EVP, Cognizant, Hemant Bhardwaj, SVP Marketing, iGATE Global, Vasantha V Kumar, Director, Marketing & Communications, India & South Asia, IBM, Melissa Womack, Head – Global Corporate Marketing, KPIT Technologies, Shaun Mitra, CBO, UST Global, Faisal M Paul, Director – Marketing & Solution Alliances, Enterprise Group, Hewlett Packard India and many more.

The Great Indian IT Marketing Summit includes an awards ceremony recognizing Marketing Excellence. The awards are being evaluated by an independent jury panel of experts from various industries – Rajiv Mehta, MD, Puma India, Ravi Vora, SVP – Marketing, Flipkart, Meera Harish,VP Sales & Marketing, Global and India Biz, Tata Coffee Ltd, Alokedeep Singh, Head of e-Commerce Business, Titan, Vivek Jaiswal, Head-Sales & Marketing, Pashmina Builders, Taru Agarwal, MD-Business Wire India and Olivier Legrand, Head of Marketing Solutions, LinkedIn India.

“The IT industry has contributed to putting India on the global map, and I feel privileged to bring the marketing fraternity together to discuss the future,” said Jessie Paul, CEO, Paul Writer. “As an organization, our vision is to raise the bar for marketing in India by providing recognition for excellence in marketing and building a community platform for sharing best practices and peer learning. We do this through our Marketing Booster monthly magazine, our conferences & workshops, and awards programs.”

Partners enabling this forum are ITSMA (Knowledge Partner), LinkedIn (Co-Host), SAP (Annual Partner), Strategic Outsourcing (Marketing Partner), Office Yes (Office Partner), Business Standard (Media Partner), PRHUB (Digital Partner), Business Wire India (Online News Distribution Partner)

For more details, log on to

About Paul Writer 

Paul Writer is building India’s largest community of marketers with a goal to raise the bar for marketing in India through providing thought leadership, conferences and advisory. Paul Writer’s community comprises 25,000 members across its virtual and physical platforms. Marketing Booster is a monthly magazine on marketing published by the organization.

For more information, visit


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.