Mukerjea, Khanna, Sameer Nair win awards at India Brand Summit

MUMBAI: The India Brand Summit held from 30 September - 1 October in Mumbai honoured the best of the brains in the business with Awards for Brand Excellence.



While J Walter Thompson Emeritus chairman Mike Khanna won the lifetime achievement award, Star India CEO Peter Mukerjea was conferred with the Media Person of the Year Award. The Creative Professional of the Year prize went to Star India COO Sameer Nair.



In the organisation level, the awards for brand leadership were won by Titan (Consumer Products), Nokia (Durables) and Infosys Technologies (IT).



The complete list of winners:

Macro Awards (Organization Level)

I) Award For Brand Leadership in:

(a) Consumer Products - TITAN

Ms. Priya Sanghvi - Brand Manager

(b) Hospitality & Services Industry - APOLLO HOSPITALS

Ms. Preetha Reddy - Managing Director

(c) Durables - NOKIA

Mr. V Ramnath - Head Nokia - Western Region

(d) Information Technology - INFOSYS TECHNOLOGIES

Mr. N R Narayana Murthy - Chairman & Chief Mentor

II) Campaign of the Year - HUTCH

Mr. Sandip Das, Mr. Harit Nagpal & Mr. Naveen Chandra

III) Agency of the Year - OGILVY & MATHER

Mr. J .C Giri


Ms. Jyoti Naik & Ms. Kamal Dandore

Individual Awards

I) Creative Professional of the Year

Sameer Nair, Chief Operating Officer, Star India

II) Media Person of the Year

Peter Mukerjea, Chief Executive Officer, Star India

III) Marketing Professional of the Year

Girish Aggarwal, Director, Dainik Bhaskar

IV) Brand Builder of the Year

Kishore Biyani, Chief Knowledge Officer, Pantaloon Retail India Ltd.

V) CEO of the year

A.K. Purwar, CHAIRMAN, State Bank of India

VI) Lifetime Achievement Award

Mike Khanna, Chairman Emeritus, J Walter Thompson'

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