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Starcom MediaVest associate director Usha quits








MUMBAI: Starcom MediaVest associate director - activation & consumer excitement Usha RK has quit the company after an almost six-year stint.


For the last three years, Usha has been in Bangalore working on accounts such as Himalaya Herbals, SabMiller and Essilor in the area of innovations and media maximisation.
 
Confirming the development to Indiantelevision.com, Usha said, “I have decided to move on and it had been a great learning at Starcom. Working with a wizard like Ravi Kiran and range of clients has been a great experience. Now I want to try a different kind of field, maybe in the creative and innovation space. But, of course, one has to always keep her mind open for any good opportunity.”
 
Incidentally, Starcom MediaVest Group CEO-South Asia and emerging market leader - specialist solutions Ravi Kiran is also on his way out of the company. It has already been announced that Kiran will leave the company in December.


Prior to Starcom, Usha has worked with Madison and Zee TV.
 
Currently, Usha is working on her second book. “I have earlier written a book called Simply Jaya, based on my mother’s experiences and now I am working on my second book, which will be short stories.”

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