• Govind Sekhar, Founder & CEO

    Govind Sekhar, Founder & CEO

  • The Covid-19 pandemic has created several conditions, few businesses have witnessed downfall wherein some have emerged during the period of lockdown. One such individual who utilized this period very well is Govind Sekhar, the Founder and CEO of Madhatters Media, he analyzed the need for effective marketing strategies. Conducted extensive research and managed to set up a team of individuals, who holds a wide experience in their respective fields. CEO Insights interviewed Govind Sekhar, where he described the process that was carried out to set up Madhatters Media and their accomplishments. I consider the several facets of the growth of our small start-up against so many uncertainties as a significant accomplishment of my career in 2020, but it would have been difficult to make an impact across the country during a global recession without a team as outstanding as ours.

  • Govind Sekhar: An Industry Leader With A Vision To Build A Platform That Exhibits Originality

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Top 10 Leaders in Marketing - 2021

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  • Top 10 Leaders in Marketing - 2021

    Marketers play a major role in business success achievement. And during the most important hours of modern human civilization, where coronavirus is creating major problems, branding is becoming technology-dependent. Neither being derelict nor a door watcher, marketers are independent while solving complex problems and formulate critical mathematical formula with just a board in the wall and a marker in hand. In India, the overall Indian advertising industry is projected to turnover and grow by 10.8 percent and reach INR 62,577 crore with 2021 end. Moreover, the advertising industry is also expected to beat the previous records by reaching INR 70,343 crore by 2022 and growing at a CAGR of 11.59 percent. And over that, 50 percent of the marketers in a survey conducted responded that they are interested to the increase of 25 percent in budgets of 2021. It is due to the fact that financial investment in influencer marketing is essential for providing an upsurge in marketing section. As a multiplying factor, it is a pathway of staying relevant with the latest marketing trends and keep a continuous check on marketing stats.

    Some of the mainstream marketing platforms include Search Engine Optimization, Content Marketing, Social Media Marketing, Video Marketing, Email Marketing, Lead Generation, Advertising, Marketing Technology/Sales and data from these suggest large audience acquisition and successful conversion. And according to a renowned Finance Technology firm, marketing spend is expected to rise by 14 percent in 2021.

    In this publication of the CEO Insights magazine, a list of `Top 10 Leaders in Marketing - 2021' is provided to the readers to know about the contribution of topnotch marketers in offline and digital world. The listing is prepared by a team of digital marketing veterans, CEOs and VCs, and the CEO Insights magazine editorial board.

Top 10 Leaders in Marketing - 2021

Company Logo Company Management Company Name Company Description
Django Digital Aashay Shah,Founder Django Digital Developing team for solving business challenges and is aimed at increasing business presence with marketing solutions such as Digital Marketing, Social Media Marketing, Web Development, Video Production, Graphic Design and Advertising
Chatveda Abid Omar,Co-founder Chatveda Entrepreneur and marketer with 8+ years experience who has helped local businesses, digital agencies, creative businesses and multi-million dollar companies scale their businesses
Gozoop Online Pvt Ltd Ahmed Aftab Naqvi,CEO & Co-Founder Gozoop Online Pvt Ltd Focused in achieving success and conduct marketing campaigns which are award winners and executes digital marketing lectures in world famous universities and colleges and was nominated for Honorable Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi's 'Champions of Change
Melbarr ITES Pvt Ltd Amol Mane,Managing Director & Founde Melbarr ITES Pvt Ltd Renowned as a intelligent hardworker who has indigenous skills in Account Management / Vendor Management, Change Management / Process Improvement along with Service Delivery, Quality,Sales, Data Analysis, Operations, Customer Relationship Management & Business Process Improvement
Madhatters Media Govind Sekhar,Founder & CEO Madhatters Media Bringing years of experience from top MNCs like Red Bull as well as boutique agencies to the table, he is a marketing wizard with a well-rounded perspective and a vision to build a platform that exhibits originality
Mobilise Kamal Krishna,Founder-CEO Mobilise Result driven and focused in solving problems with uniqueness and creative approach and is exclusively skilled in tech and B2B marketing
Rankraze Raja Chellan,CEO Rankraze A unique business leader that doesn’t shy away from tough business decisions and has excellent skills in Agile Methodologies, Oracle, SQL, and Hadoop
Writers4you Sakshi Sinha,Director Writers4you During her role as Digital Marketing Manager, Sakshi Sinha witnessed major challenges in finding competent and curated content writing services, in result of this Sakshi launched Writers4you
Influencivepress Digital Media Shantanu Swaraj,Founder & CEO Influencivepress Digital Media A growth hacker, Shantanu uses cost-efficient methods to help businesses with creating brand awareness and identity, build their customer base, attract potential customers, retain older customers and promote their brand
Expedify Shashank Shekhar Sharma,Co-Founder Expedify Famous as a focused person with industry skills in Marketing, Digital, Marketing Technology, Branding, Strategy, Martech, Content Marketing, Marketing Communication, Market Planning, New Product Development, Media Planning, Market Research

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