Rediffusion - Y & R appoints Prabhakar Jampa as creative head - design & digital

MUMBAI: Further ramping up its creative team, Rediffusion - Y & R has brought on board Prabhakar Jampa as creative head - design and digital.

Jampa joins Rediffusion from iContract, where he was senior creative director. Based out of Mumbai, he will report to national creative director N Padmakumar.

Jampa started his career with Karishma Advertising. After spending two years there, he moved on to Pressman. Maa Bozell followed immediately thereafter. He spent around one year in Result McCann before joining Wunderman. After a successful four-year stint with Wunderman, he joined Contract Advertising.

Padmakumar said, "Prabhakar brings with him an amazing blend of classical fine art, sharp advertising thinking and a cutting edge understanding of new media, digital and otherwise. He‘s a great addition to the consortium of beautiful minds and genuine hearts we‘re attracting into Rediffusion - Y&R. We‘re thrilled to have him here with us."

Jampa added, "I am truly delighted to be a part of this journey at Rediffusion - Y & R. What drew me here was the vision that Paddy and Rajappa have for the agency. Their focus on engagement ideas is very exciting coupled with the enormous opportunities that Rediffusion‘s brands offer in terms of scope and challenge."

In his career spanning over two decades, Jumpa has worked on projects such as ECIL, ECTV, HLL, Midwest, BSNL, ITPL, AMP, Bhutan Board, Global Trust Bank, Bambino, Gromor, Decolam, launch of WindowsNT, Microsoft, Cabletron, Tektronix, IBM, BPL mobile, Infosys, NIIT, Tata Indicom Photon, HSBC, Shoppers Stop, Tata AIG, Bharati Axa and VSNL.

Latest Reads
Google invests $550 million in Chinese e-commerce company

MUMBAI: American multinational technology company, Google, is all set to invest $550 million in China’s second largest e-commerce company The move comes as part of the technology giant’s effort to expand its presence in fast growing Asian market. Under the agreement, Google will receive 27...

MAM Marketing Brands
UC Browser’s Miss Cricket Campaign Makes Debut on billboard at New York Times Square

After almost 2 months of fierce competition, UC Miss Cricket Contest, an exciting campaign from UC Browser, has come to an end, with the winner Nishi Singh featuring on a billboard at New York Times Square. The 21-year old new rising star has also received cash prize of Rs 10 lakh, while the first...

MAM Media and Advertising Ad Campaigns
Audi CEO Rupert Stadler arrested

German automobile company Audi’s CEO Rupert Stadler has been arrested on suspicion of fraud. The arrest has been made in connection with Audi’s parent company Volkswagen’s role in emissionsgate (dieselgate)

MAM Media and Advertising People
Unilever to cut ties with digital influencers

While brands continue to engage in paid promotions through influencer marketing, consumer goods giant Unilever's had enough. The world's second biggest advertiser has decided to stop this practice to promote its products. Companies tend to rely on influencers to generate a buzz around their...

MAM Marketing Brands
Anita Mookerjee joins Lodestar UM as head for South business

Media and marketing company, Lodestar UM has appointed Anita Devraj Mookerjee as the head for South India business.

MAM Media and Advertising People
Bombay Dyeing eyes 20-30% revenue from e-commerce by 2021

MUMBAI: A customised bed sheet with an image of your favourite travel destination, family or just a picture that you clicked. Sounds fancy? Well, bath and bedding company Bombay Dyeing has launched a new campaign to target the millennial consumer where they can upload an image on the company’s...

MAM Marketing Brands
Brand Factory captures the essence of Mumbai through a musical rap

MUMBAI: Fashion discount chain, Brand Factory has used the magic of music to describe the city and the spirit of ‘Mumbaikars’.

MAM Media and Advertising Ad Campaigns
Indigo paints signs MS Dhoni as ambassador

MUMBAI: Decorative paint manufacturers, Indigo Paints, has signed MS Dhoni as brand ambassador.

MAM Marketing Brands
Viacom18 hands Digi Osmosis digital mandate for Manto

MUMBAI: Viacom 18 Motion Pictures has partnered with Digi Osmosis for digital marketing of their upcoming movie ‘Manto’ starring Nawazuddin Siddiqui.

MAM Media and Advertising Account

Latest News

Load More

Sign up for our Newsletter

subscribe for latest stories