Bangalore: Advertising club recently announced the winners of Ad quiz 2019. Naveen Kumar of Sai Mitra Constructions & jayakanthan R of TCS won the first prize of worth 25,000. Second Prize of Rs.15,000 was won by a team of Dharmendra & Tanmay Prusty of Amazon. Third Prize was won by a team of Sethu Madhavan of Goldman Sachs & Mukunth Raghavan of Capgemini .
The keenly contested Quiz had 45 teams participating from various Advertising & Media agencies like JWT, Lowe Lintas, Disha Communications, Pink Lemmonade, Group M, Position 2, Wat Media, Adverb, Stir Online and corporates like Titan, Fast track, Jockey India and Tata Tea, among others.
Eight teams qualified for the finals after a grueling 26 questions in the preliminary round which was also very closely contested.The Audience too won many prizes from Titan, fastrack,Sleep Well, Naturals, Tata Cha, Smoor Chocolates, Jockey & Bier Library.
Arvind Kumar of The Advertising Club Said “ We have revived the Ad Quiz after a couple of year hiatus. This used to be one of our most popular programs and one of the early quiz program was held at the Tata Auditorium with Derek O Brien as the Quiz master. The last Quiz was held 4 years ago by Giri ‘Pick Brain’ Balasubramaniam of Tata Crucible fame . We are encouraged by this tremendous response, to repeat this program at least twice a year”.