Shemaroo Entertainment has appointed Sandeep Gupta as COO – Broadcasting Business. Subhash Somani, deputy vice president, will now take additional charge of Shemaroo TV. He will oversee the entire business for Shemaroo TV – content production and planning, and channel distribution, among others. Vivek Koka, assistant vice president, will now be given additional responsibility of leading the Marathi movie channel Shemaroo MarathiBana. Rakesh Jain, programming head, will be responsible for the programming and creative development of the Hindi GEC, Shemaroo TV. Yojana Bahalkar Bhave, deputy general manager, will lead programming for Marathi movie channel, Shemaroo MarathiBana.
TV9 Network is strengthening its management team. President Vikram K has been promoted as COO South and will drive the group’s flagship channels TV9 Telugu and TV9 Kannada. Amit Tripathi, who moves from Network18 as executive vice president, joins TV9 as chief revenue officer.
ZEE5 has appointed three industry veterans Anita Nayyar, Jayesh Easwaramony regular and Dhruvadeep Roy to spearhead and be responsible for charting the next phase of ZEE5’s advertising business growth.
Rainshine Entertainment has inducted Bimal Parekh into its Board of Directors