“Nobody counts the number of ads you run; they just remember the impression you make.”, said Advertising Pioneer, Bill Bernbach about the importance of Public Relations. While all significant is the image that is on the lead, seen and much talked about, it is the people behind the job, ever busy and thinking to keep the reputation going.
The list of India’s Top Men and Women in Public Relations Consulting and Corporate Communication is out, featuring the big names from both the industries.
Without surprises, the top Men in Public Relations Consulting enlists the PR Guru himself, Dilip Cherian, co- founder and Consulting Partner at Perfect Relations. Dilip Cherian has been in the business of Image Management, specializing in communications and public affairs. Dilip is the member of the Board of Governors in The Advertising Standard Council of India (ASCI) and is also on the Governing Council of NID and the Ministry of Company Affairs.
The top women in corporate communications enlists Ms. Paroma Chowdhury, Vice President, Public Affairs at SoftBank International. Having started as a business journalist, Paroma has been involved in management education, financial services, telecom and technology. Her area of expertise includes reputation management, executive branding, crisis communication and advocacy.
The other people from the world of both the industries include:
Madan Bahal, Co-founder and MD at Ad Factors
Ameer Ismail, Executive Director at Lowe Lintas
Pragnya Ram. Executive President, Aditya Birla Group