Rural Marketing Association of India (RMAI) elected a new leadership team in recently concluded 15th Annual General Meeting on a virtual platform. The association elected Biswabaran Chakrabarti as the President for second consecutive term.
Speaking after his election, Chakrabarti said, “I thank our members for finding me suitable for this position. I thank the leadership team and all members for keeping the association active during these trying times. Way forward, my core objective for the association would be to keep us relevant for the diverse sectors that our member organisations represent, and many others too. Let RMAI add value to the way of working of the many business sectors, working in and working for the rural domain of our country.”
Chakrabarti urged the nominated National Advisory Council to continue their active support to RMAI. The council includes Sanjay Kaul, Founder & CEO, Impact Communications as Chairperson; Raj Kumar Jha, Director, Rural Campus; Sanjay Panigrahi, Former Chief Customer Officer, Pidilite Industries; Pradeep Lokhande, Founder, Rural Relations and Puneet Vidyarthi, Director, Sales & Marketing, CNH Industrial. Kaul highlighted the legacy and good practices of the association. He invited young managers to get involved in future initiatives.
The newly elected Committee of RMAI shall include Dr Anup Kalra from Ayurvet as Vice President; Veerendra Jamdade from Vritti Solutions as Treasurer and Himanshu Shah from SOI Live Marketing as General Secretary for the term.
The members of Executive Committee includes Nidhi Singh, COO, Impact Communications; Kadambari Lokhande, COO, Rural Relations; Venkatram Vasantavada, MD and CEO, SeedWorks International; Amit Rangra, Executive Business Director & VP, Wunderman Thompson; Khurram Askari, Managing Director, Insight Outreach; Sandip Bansal, Chief Client & Field Officer, Dialogue Factory (GroupM Media); Sunny Vohra, CEO, Anugrah Madison; Varun Agarwal, Head, Retail Marketing – GWI, Tata Steel; Sanjay Pragat, Director, Vision Force; Deepak Mittal, CEO, Mittal & Associates; Dr. D. Ravinath, Professor – Marketing, Vignana Jyothi Institute of Management; Kiran Zende, Director, Yadnya Brandscapes and Rahul Nayyar, Executive Director, RS Infomedia And Films.