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NAME : SANJAY S.
About me: In the last decade plus, I have explored the riveting world of media, donning many a hat including that of Writer, Producer, Executive Producer, Director, Creative Head, etc. always ideating, creating, learning, unlearning and growing all through.
WORK EXPERIENCE : years
Creative Head OnAir Promotions Reliance Broadcast Network Ltd. A bouquet of channels April till date
* Heading the creative teams of channels Prime, Love and Spark a JV with CBS USA for English GECs and a Music channel and Thrill a JV with RTL Europe for a Action Reality channel.
* Working on multiple programming from sports and music to comedy and crime shows.
* Looking into yearly budgeting and man power needs of the department.
* Instrumental in the launch process of of the channels and building on the brand image of all channels.
* Leading and Motivating a team of people to create new and innovative ideas for promoting the shows and the channels.
Associate Creative Head OnAir Promotions with PIX the English movie channel of the Sony Entertainment Network April to March
* Supervising the daytoday functioning of a team of people in the On Air Promotions and reporting to the Creative Head of PIX .
* To develop fresh and innovative creative strategies according to the marketing, sales and programming requirements and audience feedback.
* Launched all the premium properties on PIX like FA Cup football, the NBA and Chicks on Flicks.
* Instrumental in relaunching the channel with a new look and feel.
* Won a Promax India Silver for the First Watch India promo which I codirected.
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Director Spectre Films April to April
Covering a whole spectrum of assignments from advertising to television content right from ideation & scripting to design & direction.
* Ad films done include Relaxo Shoes, John Players, She Sanitary Napkins, etc.
* Directed promotional films Blue Star, Amul Chocolates, Sundrop Oil, Act II Popcorn, etc.
* Produced and written corporate films for the Tata group, Mahindras, Lodestar Media, Nerolac Paints, ICICI Prudential, HLL, etc.
Executive Producer for Nebula Films Inhouse adfilm dept. for the ad agency FCB ULKA January to February
Job profile :
* Overlooking budgeting and scripts for ad films working out costs and finetuning the script
* Coordinating the entire preproduction for the films including locations, models, production design, etc.
* Associate Director on sets and handling the entire postproduction work including telecine, offline, online, audio and graphics.
* Ads produced include : Amul Taste of India, Synergie Fresh Moisturiser, Margo Soaps, Mahindra Maxx, Birla White, Godrej Storewell, etc.
Writer / Producer for Channel [V] the music channel April to November
Job Profile :
* Looked after shows P.O.[V] and Tea with [V] from start to finish
* Was responsible for the content and the styling of the show
* Overlooked the scripts
* Complete control of the shows from pre to shoot and post production
* Had to constantly come up with innovations to jazz up the show
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Copywriter at Elan Advertising April to March
* Creating and conceptualizing press ads, radio spots and T.V. commercials.
* Writing brochures, direct mailers and audiovisuals
* Working on pitches
Currently interested in a position that offers content driven stimuli and enables me to optimize my core strengths.
ADDRESS : , Franida Apts,
Jai Bhavani Mata Road, Amboli,
Andheri West, Mumbai , India.
EDUCATIONAL : B.Com. st Class %QUALIFICATIONS April , Bombay University.
: PG Diploma in Advertising & Marketing
from Xavier Institute of Communications.
Specializing in copywriting.
HOBBIES & : Sports, Movies, Music, Reading, Travelling.