CaratLane.com, pioneers of online jewellery retail in India, today announced the appointment of Calvin John as Vice President – Marketing. Calvin will be responsible primarily for defining marketing strategy and positioning for CaratLane.com. He will oversee the implementation of national marketing campaigns that will drive growth for the brand.
Calvin brings in international experience in consumer-driven sectors like food and beverage and lifestyle retail. Having worked in the GCC, SAARC, ASEAN, and Indian markets, he has an in-depth understanding of what drives a customer to make that final purchase. Before joining CaratLane.com, Calvin worked with leading brands like Titan, UB Group, Hindustan Unilever and Bisleri. His last assignment at Tanishq was to launch a sub-brand ‘Mia’ by Tanishq, specifically targeting Indian working women. He also held the mandate of launching the e-commerce channel for Tanishq and eCeleste, an online solitaire selling interface (more…)
CompareRaja .com brings the easy way to compare prices & save money
Logicserve Group, a global online marketing company, today announced the launch of its online price comparison website CompareRaja.com. It allows online shoppers to evaluate the best online prices and provide other valuable information for electronics, perfumes, watches and books being sold by retailer websites. The eCommerce industry is dynamically growing and value-added services like CompareRaja.com empower online shoppers to make an informed buying decision.
CompareRaja.com is a one-stop comparison website where an online shopper can compare the prices quoted by various trusted eCommerce vendors. Online shoppers can also ask for recommendations from friends/family through their social network. They can install the free and innovative add-on ‘CompareRaja Genie’ on their web browser, which prompts one with the best prices while surfing and shopping online. The CompareRaja Genie also provides, at no charge, coupon codes which give access to discounts and deals for further convenience in savings. (more…)
Capital Fuels World’s First Cloud-based (Wide Area Network) WAN Optimization Company to Revolutionize the Multi-Billion-Dollar WAN Optimization Market
Aryaka, the world’s first cloud-based WAN optimization as-a-Service, today announced it has secured a $25 million Series C funding round led byInterWest Partners, with participation fromPresidio Ventures, a Sumitomo Corporation Company, and existing investors Nexus Venture Partners,Trinity Ventures and Mohr Davidow Ventures.
The proceeds will be used to support Aryaka’s rapid market penetration and global reach as the company continues to redefine the multi-billion-dollarglobal WAN optimization market and change the way enterprises consume this technology. Aryaka’s innovation in deployment architecture and utility-based business model has been accepted by enterprises worldwide as the way to optimize the new WAN. (more…)
Bangalore based InMobi, the largest independent mobile advertising network, today announces the appointment of Shrikant Latkar as Vice President, Global Marketing. In his role, Shrikant will lead all aspects of marketing for InMobi, aligning the marketing strategy and brand positioning to embrace a new hyper-growth phase in the rapidly evolving mobile advertising industry.
Shrikant brings to InMobi over 18 years of experience in the technology industry, harnessing a wealth of knowledge, gained from global leadership roles in marketing, product management and engineering at Juniper Networks, Avaya and Lucent Technologies. Shrikant joins InMobi from Aricent Group, a global innovation and technology services company, where he was responsible for marketing all products and solutions for the three strategic business units: Product Engineering Services, Carrier Services and Solutions, and frog. (more…)
The Shipping Corporation of India Ltd. (SCIL), in its drive towards an efficient, effective, fully transparent e-procurement system, launched its SRM Module, as part of its ambitious “SET-IT Project”. The module was inaugurated by the Chairman & Managing Director, Shri S. Hajara on Monday, 02 July 2012.
The module includes within its ambit online receipt of tenders, with maintenance of all related documents in the system.
The E-Procurement portal is https://etender.sci.co.in
The SCIL is endeavoring to integrate its business processes with its domestic and overseas business partners, stake holders and channel partners through its Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) System.
The SCIL is making all out efforts towards promoting E-Governance in the company, in line with the declared objectives and directives of the Government of India.
Former Marketing and Retail Head of Goodyear joins iXiGO’s leadership team
iXiGO.com, India’s leading travel search engine continues to strengthen its leadership team with the latest appointment of Saurabh Srivastava as Vice President, Marketing and Product Strategy. This is the third senior executive appointment in the last 2 months, as the company focuses on scaling up and accelerating brand awareness creation. In this role, Saurabh would be leading customer development and brand strategy for iXiGO.com and will also play a crucial role in building on the growth momentum that iXiGO.com has witnessed since its inception. (more…)
Nirvana Digital’s Bollywood Gossip, the number one source for celebrity gossip, style, news and music from the Indian Film Industry has launched on mobile TV network Yamgo. The channel dedicated to the world of Indian cinema and its biggest stars will be available globally on Smartphones, iPad and Tablet devices.
The Yamgo TV network streams live TV to mobile devices worldwide using 2.5G, 3G and Wi-Fi connections. Bollywood Gossip is the latest exciting addition to an already fantastic line-up of Asian based entertainment channels on the Yamgo service which also includes music, sports, movies, entertainment and news channels.
Bollywood Gossip uniquely captures the glamour, glitz and romance that symbolize the entertainment world in India by delivering the latest celebrity news, movie reviews, trailers & promos direct to the viewer. (more…)
Reliance Globalcom, the leading global provider of managed network and communication services to Carriers, ISPs and Multinational enterprises, today announced the service launch of the Al-Faw Cable Landing Station (CLS) in Iraq, built in alliance with the Iraqi Telecommunications and Post Company (ITPC).
With this development, Reliance Globalcom is now the first private subsea service provider to activate submarine capacity and directly connect Iraq seamlessly to the countries in Middle East, Asia, Europe and North America. Built with an initial design capacity of 680 Gbps with two diverse routes, Reliance Globalcom has initially lit 50 Gbps on each route in order to cater to the existing market demand. The two diverse routes are integrated into the Falcon network, thereby offering a resilient network. (more…)
KyaZoonga.com today announced its tie up with Universal Music India as their official media partner for international music icon, Madonna’s latest album, MDNA. This gives an exclusive opportunity to the buyers of the album to win an autographed MDNA CD and also win concert tickets for select concerts in Europe to be held as a part of Madonna’s MDNA World Tour 2012. While the tickets will be provided to the winners of the contest which will be held exclusively on KyaZoonga.com, the travel and lodging costs are to be borne by the contest winners.
KyaZoonga is offering a 10% off on all UMI CDs on their Online Store. This discount can be availed by using a special promotional code which will be printed on the CD insert that will go along with all MDNA CDs. The contest will be promoted by running a media campaign focused on select ‘out-of-home’ media and co-branded TV commercials that have been designed keeping in mind the tastes of the target audience as well as a digital and social campaign woven around this. (more…)
Want to experience adventure and stealth in a fantasy world? Well here is your chance to do so! UTV Indiagames, India’s premier gaming company, has launched the official java mobile game for Disney•Pixar’s ‘Brave’.
This game captures the vivid and beautiful Scottish Highlands. Based on the protagonist of the movie –Merida, the user has to use his/her archery skills to unfold the mystery and save her family. Freeze opponents, shoot ropes, set fire with precise archery attacks and solve the mysteries of the magical land.
“Disney•Pixar’s Brave has an excellent storyline which has all the elements – adventure, mystery, action – that lend itself into an engaging game, deepening the fantastical movie experience. With this Java game we want to reach out to 60% of India’s mobile phone population.” said Samir Bangara, Managing Director – Digital, Disney UTV. (more…)