Paul Writer, India’s first community of marketers, recognized Mumbai Hot 50 at the Mumbai Brand Summit on September 19, 2014. The conference witnessed 150 + marketers from India’s leading brands come together to discuss trends, debate ideas, and share knowledge. The event concluded with a scintillating awards recognizing excellence in Mumbai’s Brand’s Marketing.
The Mumbai Brand Summit is the fifth edition of Paul Writer’s flagship event. It builds upon the success of events such as The Futurist CMO, Bangalore Brand Summit & Awards, Retail Marketing Summit and Awards, Realty Marketing Summit & Awards and more.
“The response we got from the marketing community has been overwhelming.” 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 weekly news letter, our conferences & workshops, and awards programs.”
Some of the speakers at the event include Jessie Paul, CEO, Paul Writer, Rama Bijapurkar, Thought leader, Author, Management & Marketing Consultant, Girish Shah, Executive Vice President – Sales and Marketing, Godrej Properties, Shantanu Bhanja, VP- Marketing, Hindustan Times, Mahesh Murthy, Founder, Pinstorm, Ronita Mitra, SVP and Head of Brand and Consumer Insights, Vodafone, Marzin R. Shroff, CEO – Direct Sales & SVP – Marketing, Eureka Forbes, Devendra Chawla, CEO- Food Bazaar, Future Group, Sagnik Ghosh, Vice President & Head Marketing, Axis Bank, Siddhartha Mukherjee, Category Director- Chocolate and Media, Mondelēz International, Deepali Naair, CMO, Mahindra Holidays & Resorts, Abraham Alapatt, Chief Innovation Officer, Head Marketing & Customer Service, Thomas Cook, Bharat Dhuppar, Chief Marketing Officer, Omkar Realtors & Developers Pvt. Ltd., Sheran Mehra, Head – Group Strategic Marketing and Communications, DBS Bank India, Anaggh Desai, Co Founder, 1+99 Experience Consulting, Sanjay Tripathy, Senior Executive Vice President – Head Marketing, Product, Digital & E-Commerce, HDFC Life, Mandar Patwardhan, Chief Operating Officer, Surewaves MediaTech, Darshana Shah, Sr.Vice President -Marketing and Visual merchandising, Hypercity Retail, Uma Talreja, CMO, Burger King India, Rajat Mehta, Group EVP & Country Head: Brand & Retail Marketing, Yes Bank, Saurabh Pandit, Director – Digital Marketing Solutions Specialist Team, Adobe, Girish Ahuja, VP Marketing, TVS Srichakra.
Recipients of Mumbai Hot 50 recognition include
BHARTI AXA LIFE INSURANCE
BURGER KING INDIA
CADBURY KRAFT – MONDELEZ
ITZ CASH CARD – ESSEL GROUP ENTERPRISE
JOHNSON & JOHNSON
KOTAK MAHINDRA BANK
LIFE INSURANCE CORPORATION OF INDIA
MAHINDRA & MAHINDRA
MAHINDRA HOLIDAYS AND RESORTS
PROCTER & GAMBLE
STATE BANK OF INDIA
TAJ GROUP OF HOTELS
TATA AIA LIFE INSURANCE
TATA AIG GENERAL INSURANCE
TATA CONSULTANCY SERVICES
UTI MUTUAL FUNDS
Sponsors and partners for The Mumbai Brand Summit 2014 include:
Hindustan Times – Presenting Sponsor
Adobe – Marketing Innovation Sponsor
Surewaves – Growth Partner
PRHUB – Digital Partner
Strategic outsourcing services – Marketing Partner
Congratulations !!! Paul Writer (Jessie Paul and team) for an excellent and flawless execution of the ‘Mumbai Brand Summit & Awards event on 19th Sept 2014.
The sessions were engaging ones..thanks to the speakers and Jessie. Though all the sessions were interesting and engrossing, the favourite ones were on” Digital Marketing”, “Romance the customer” and “What makes a HOT BRAND?”. Last but not the least stand up comedian Mr Vikram Poddar made the evening with cocktails more enjoyable. Thanks once again & Bye …Umesh Jhawar