Chennai: Sun TV Network has implemented a major restructuring in its Ad Sales Team with changes in reporting system amongst various roles in its GEC and Non GEC Channels.
The Network has rewarded its long term associate Mr. Alex George with expanded responsibilities in GEC channels, while the responsibilities of handling Non GEC Channels of the network was entrusted to Mr. Milan Dev Singh.
With this, Alex George was promoted from the position of General Manager to National Sales Head – GEC Channels. He was heading the Ad Sales team of Tamil GEC Sun TV and henceforth he will be heading the Ad Sales team of all primary GECs namely Sun TV, Gemini TV, Udaya TV and Surya TV. He was associated with organisation for the past 21 years.
On the other hand, Milan Dev Singh was elevated from the position of General Manager – Network Sales to a larger role of National Sales Head – Non GEC Channels. He will be heading the Ad Sales team of Non GEC Clusters channels that includes Kids, Movie, Comedy, Action, Life genres.
Milan joined Sun group in the year 2012 and prior to that he was the National Ad Sales Head for UTV Stars, before that he was with Star India as Regional Head – Ad Sales (West) for Star One. He also headed the sales team in Balaji Telefilms, E 24, Radio Dhamaal, Adlabs, Star Gold and Star Utsav.
According to the restructuring of the Ad Sales Team on GEC and Non GEC Channels, Sun TV Network has implemented various role changes in the Middle and Junior management level also.
The GEC Ad Sales Team of Sun TV Network comprising Bharathiraja (TN), Charly MM (TN), PC Vijay Kanth (TN), KB Monnappa (Bangalore), Sanjeev Kulkarni (Karnataka), Joseph Abraham (Kochi, Kerala), S Renish (Trivendrum), KA Venkataraman (AP & Telangana), M Ramesh (Hyderabad) and Bhavana will be reporting to the GEC National Sales Head – Alex George.
The Non GEC Ad Sales Team comprising Theodore Samuel, DGM – Ad Sales (Comedy and News Cluster Channels in Chennai & TN), Arun Fernandez, DGM – Ad Sales (Music Cluster Channels in Chennai & TN), K.Ramesh (Sr Manager – Movie Cluster Channels – Chennai & TN), Madhu Soothan B Sr Manager – Kids and Life Cluster Channels – Chennai & TN), CM Satish General Manager – Non GEC Channels – Cochin & Kerala), Ramnath Sekar – Ad Sales Manager, Syed Shafhi – Ad Sales Manager and Narveer J – Ad Sales Manager will be reporting to the Non GEC National Sales Head – Milan Dev Singh.