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Harmindar Singh joins Avian Media as Group Business Director

New Delhi, May 12, 2011: Avian Media, a specialist communication consultancy, announced the appointment of Harmindar Singh as their Group Business Director. In his current role, Singh will ensure a business plan that is understood and implemented across regional operations and practices. He will also act as strategic counselor to clients, besides giving directions to teams on campaign plans. 

Singh has 14 years of experience in Branding & Strategic Communication. He has had significant experience working across a wide range of sectors, including audit, consulting and financial advisory, defence and aviation, consumer market, media and entertainment, information technology, financial services, liquor, retail & lifestyle, pharmaceutical and healthcare and education. 

“We are delighted to have Harmindar on board. Harmindar is one of the few people I have met who has an insatiable desire to learn and deliver consistent results. He has the experience of working across sectors and will use his rich pool of knowledge to steer Avian’s growth. We will also gain immensely from his branding and strategic communication background," said Mr Nitin Mantri, Chief Executive Officer of Avian Media. 

Prior to Avian, Singh was President (Operations) at Integral PR for over 6 years working out of Mumbai and Delhi offices. He was responsible for new business development, gave strategic support to clients, worked on relationship building and management and liasoned with global business partners, besides handling a host of other functions. He worked with a diverse set of clients, including KPMG, Deloitte, IFC, Reckitt Benckiser India, Emirates Airline, Air Arabia, Air Asia, Club One Air, Audi, Samsung (Consumer, Telecom and Corporate), Philips Electrolux (Consumer Durable and Home Appliances), Guardian Healthcare, Coca Cola, Mars India (Pedigree, Mars, Whiskas, Snickers) and Bhilwara Energy Ltd. 

Commenting on his appointment, Singh said: “I am delighted to be part of Avian Media. I hope I can contribute significantly to Avian's growth which has been stupendous and inspiring. I am looking forward to working with a bright and talented group of people who are focused on their goal to take Avian to the pinnacle of success. I would like to bring in my experience of working across sectors and varied clients into good use and be part of this great growth story. Harmindar also worked with Abacus Integrated Corporate Communications Mumbai, as their Senior Business Manager. Singh started his career at Naarad Communications Mumbai, where he was a Partner and was responsible for executing plans for media and entertainment clients.