As the founder of Disha Communications, Mathew grew up to become one of the reference points in advertising in Bangalore, with over 3 decades of experience. He has been the inspiration behind the growth of the agency from a meagre Rs. 20 lakh when it started to over Rs. 109.90 crores now in billing. As an industry veteran, Mathew has launched a number of illustrious careers in advertising. He is settled in Bangalore and is an avid golfer.
With an overall experience of 20 years in the fields of feature film editing to brand management to advertising, Babu has worked on over 50 brands in the categories of FMCG, Consumer Durables, Heavy Engineering and Service Industries. He has been a key player in agencies like Clarion, Fountainhead, MAA Bozell and Hakuhodo Percept. Some leading brands that he has handled include Ramco Cements, Spinz Deo, Nyle Shampoo, Saralee-Eva Talc, Kohinoor & Fiesta Condoms, Panasonic Televisions, AV Products & Kitchen Appliances, Airtel Prepaid, Style Spa Furniture, Ajinomoto Taste Enhancer, etc.
A Finance professional with over 25 years of experience, Prakash has worked in various companies ranging from Manufacturing, Hospitality, Hotel, Capital goods and service industry. He has got vast exposure to taxation, forex management, financial management and other allied activites.
A media professional with over 25 years of experience, Menon has worked in a number of large agencies that include FCB-Ulka, Mudra – DDB Needham and McCann Erickson. He has handled the media planning and buying for renowned brands like Vimal, Rasna, Dhara, Nestle, LML Vespa, BPL Home Appliances and Usha Sewing Machine.
Engineering graduate with 15 years of enriched expertise in Advertising and Marketing Communications. Has worked in Agencies like Dentsu Communications, TBWA/India, Hakuhodo Percept, MAA Bozell, etc. Has been associated with leading consumer durable brands such as PANASONIC-Screen, Aircon & Kitchen Appliances, Nippo batteries, Ajinomoto, Indian oil Corporation – Corporate South, and was involved in various brand launches such as Hello FM – 106.4, Supreme Edible oil, SMILE FUND from Sundaram Mutual, PANASONIC 'VIERA' Plasma TV, LUMIX DSC, Jamaai Icecreams, etc.
A post graduate in commerce with an over all experience of around 30 yrs in the field of Insurance(LIC- Handling Fin. & Accounts, IT & Claims), Media Marketing /PR with leading Hindi publications of Gujarat. Enriched his experience with success on Government clients & PSUs viz. WR, RRB, MSME, CPWD, NHAI, CCI, AAI, CWHC, ISRO, Power Grid, Plasma Research Institute, Gujarat Aids Control Society, Aakashwani & Doordarshan, AUDA, EPF, RBI, SBI etc. Now establishing in advertising and creating a new success story in Northern States like UP, Uttrakhand & Haryana with key accounts viz. NHAI, MDA, HPCL, CPWD, BSNL, SPRINGFIT MATTRESS etc . Strongly believes in “LORD KRISHNA’S THEORY OF KARMA”.
Lavanya holds a degree in Economics and a DGP in Public Relations. She comes with 14 years of experience in handling internal and external communications requirements for Corporates as well as the NGO sector with a vast experience in both media relations and advertising & marketing campaigns. She has worked with reputed PR firms like Genesis, Good Relations and IPAN providing media strategy and PR plans to prestigious corporates and non profit organisations such as Nikon, G4S, Dabur, Monster.com, Abt Associates and Sasakawa India Leprosy Foundation etc.