Qualityis at the heart of everything that we do at DMTI.
DMTI works with senior digital marketing professionals to not only design the curriculum but to also teach the same. We bring in subject area experts for every aspect of digital marketing – each topic is taught by experienced professional who specializes in that topic. DMTI mentors have a proven track record in their work places.
They come to DMTI to share their love for digital and are not mere trainers. A select list of some of our mentors is given below:
Amit Tripathi, Managing Director, IdeateLabs
Amit Tripathi is a Digital Entrepreneur with over 13 years of experience in strategic planning, project management and aggressive business development in startups and high growth environments. He was the Founder-Managing Director of WebPercept, a JV with Percept Advertising. He subsequently acquired WebPercept and rebranded the company as IdeateLabs. His core skills in mission development, strategic partnering and networking, long and short term business planning has led IdeateLabs to be one of the leading Digital Marketing Companies with more than 75 clients and over 100 professionals working together to deliver some amazing results for brands in the digital realm.
Anagha Bhojane, Group Brand Manager, Media – Asian Paints
A Media Professional adept with brand strategy development, building & activation for over 10 years, leading a large FMCG portfolio.
Anagha is experienced in handling different category products from a media strategic planning and execution lens.
At present she is leading media at Asian Paints. Prior to this she has worked as a Media Manager across the portfolio at Mondelez India. She has also worked as a Group Head at Maxus, handled the Garnier Hair portfolio, and worked as a Group Head with MPG India, handling a team working on Brands across various categories. She has also lead team working on new business pitches at MPG.
Anagha has also worked as a Strategic planner with the P&G team handling brands like Pantene and Head & Shoulders; has worked on a wide variety of FMCG brands like Pampers, Oral B & Duracell. She was a part of the core team that won the total P&G business for Mediacom India.
Arnab Mitra, Managing Director – LIQVD ASIA and Director – DMTI
Arnab is the Managing Director of LIQVD ASIA, Asia’s first experiential multicultural marketing entity! Prior to this he was the National Director- Digital for Starcom Mediavest Group in India. He has worked in the multiple disciplines of communication, including interactive media, and direct/internet marketing for over a decade. Prior to SMG he has held pivotal roles at Media Contacts, Ignitee, Pinstorm and ePurple Media. He has crafted digital strategies for clients like Jet Airways, Kingfisher Airlines, Dell, and Volkswagen among others. Arnab is amongst the most respected Digital Marketers in the country. He specializes in Online Excellence, Higher Return on Investment, Branding, Search Marketing, Online Display Buying and Maintenance, Website design and development, Buzz Marketing, Mobile Marketing, Email marketing, Social Media Optimization
Ashish Khare, VP, Mobility Ad Sales, game changer
Ashish comes with 13+ years of Media experience working with leading Media houses like Hindustan Times & Mid-Day, which helped him to combine new media & traditional media to drive sales and revenue. He has provided 3600 advertising solutions to clients He is a philanthropic person by heart & a team player.
Avadhoot Revankar, Head Consultant – Email Marketing, netCORE Solutions
An avid blogger and an ardent football fan, Avadhoot Revankar found his passion in email marketing early in life and has already made his mark in the industry. He was amongst the top 10 nominees for Email Marketer – Global Thought Leader of the Year 2013-14. Avadhoot shares his passion for Internet marketing through popular online forums and has conducted several email marketing roundtables and workshops. Avadhoot is “Head Consultant – Email Marketing” at netCORE, leading a dedicated team of consultants, helping businesses maximize their ROI from internet marketing. His clientele includes top brands like India Today, ICICI Bank, OLX, Network 18 Group, Reliance Retail, Jabong, Vodafone, Makemytrip, UTI, Air Asia, and Birla Sunlife amongst others. Popular for his innovative ideas and his zest, Avadhoot has not only gained client appreciation and loyalty but has also won awards for his campaigns. Outside of his work, Avadhoot likes to support social causes, particularly those concerning children, education and human rights.
Christina Castelino, Corporate Trainer: Training Delivery and Instructional Design
She has worked as a Free Lance Corporate Trainer for last 8 years; her areas of training expertise are Communication Skills (Speaking & Writing), Customer Service, Personal Effectiveness, Self-Presentation and Business Etiquette.
Christina’s working career spans more than 30 years. She worked as a Flight Attendant with Pan American and Delta Airlines for 21 years. This gave her the valuable experience of working with international customers and colleagues. In addition, her years of working in an airline, gave her the ability to handle difficult and unhappy customers, defusing uncomfortable and tense situations and dealing with unexpected emergencies. She I also trained to work with customers and other individuals with specialized needs.
Gautam Ghosh, Director – Employer Branding and Social HR consultant.
Gautam Ghosh is a Consultant in HR and Social Media. He was earlier Director – Talent Branding at Flipkart – India’s number one ecommerce firm.
He specializes in the areas of HR, Organization Development and how businesses can leverage Social tools for HR. He is a subject matter expert in the HR and Social Media area for SHRM India. Earlier he was GM of HR Strategy and Projects at Philips India. Before that he was India Marketing Lead at BraveNewTalent and before that a Consultant with Social Business firm 2020 Social where he led the Talent practice, advising companies can build talent pipelines and employee engagement and learning using emergent tools. Gautam has worked as a HR Generalist and a Learning and Development Executive in firms like Deloitte, Dell, Hewlett Packard and Satyam. He is an MBA from XLRI, Jamshedpur. Gautam has given talks on “Blogging for Business” at organizations. Gautam’s blog, [email protected] blogs.com , has been listed by HRWorld amongst the top 25 HR blogs worldwide and also amongst the Career 100 – a list of the top 100 career related blogs globally in the English language. His blog is also featured on the Alltop Careers and Alltop India categories. Earlier the blog has been featured as a case study in the book Business Blogs: A Practical Guide
Gautham Ram Pingali, Practice Lead – Business Transformation & Content – Publicis Media
Gautham is currently working as a Practice Lead at Publicis Media. Prior to this, he was a Director – Strategic Accounts at Starcom Mediavest Group; one of the world’s largest and most celebrated brand in communications and consumer contact. He has also worked as an Associate Director – Strategy & Business Development, Havas Digital India, responsible for identifying and generating business for all brands/ businesses falling under Havas Digital in India.
He has close to a decade of experience working in the digital marketing domain across different digital zones. He specializes in Project Management & Coordination, Client Servicing, Pre-sales & Business Development and Strategic Consulting.
Hitesh Motwani, PR & Digital Media Marketing Speaker & trainer
He has work experience of over a decade in Digital Marketing, management and marketing communications. He has wide experience in corporate practice in Digital Media and Public Relations domain. Hitesh has worked for clients such as Twitter, Bandhan Bank The Tata Group, EXIM bank, Future Generali and Kotak group. He has worked very closely with Twitter for close to two years and helping them to build presence in India. He is one of the faculties for Digital Marketing and social media at IIM Bangalore for their executive PGP program and MBA batch. He has also conducted workshops on Google Adwords, SEO, Digital Media marketing at Symbiosis, NMIMS, Indo american society and at various other places. Apart from this He consults Endemol Shine India for their Digital Media and Social media marketing strategy for shows like Bigg Boss, Master chef, Voice India, Love school and more.
Ketan Kanetkar, Manager – Digital, Mindshare
Ketan works a Media Planner at Mindshare and his job is to spend the client money wisely. He started his Digital career with a job in Media Sales. Soon he moved into core digital media subjects like SEO ORM PPC & Media Planning.
He has experience of 4+ years working with the best of the clients from BFSI & FMCG categories by delivering optimised ROI and best of the ideas . An Avid Biker and a Table Tennis enthusiast. A Firm believer in work Life balance.
Madan Sanglikar, Affle- Mobile & Digital Marketer | SE Asia & India
Maddy has over 20 years of experience in the media & ad tech industry.
Maddy joined Affle in 2012 to cofound the Mobile Audience Platform. He is now based in Jakarta and spearheading the South East Asia expansion plans. Affle is a Singapore headquartered company offering Mobile Audience as service, and playing a key role in building, promoting & monetizing Mobile Assets. Affle works with blue chip advertisers and the leading agencies across Asia, Europe & North America.
Previously, his longest stint was with GroupM India, wherein he was leading the digital business for Mindshare India. During that tenure Mindshare India dominated all digital award categories at the Abbys, EMVIES, Campaign DMA, including the Campaign Digital Agency of the year. Maddy is humbled to be included in industry performers lists, Campaign India A- Listers, Impact Digital Power 100, LinkedIn Power Profiles. He has been the advisory/ board member at MMA Forum & Ad Tech events and is an avid Speaker, Trainer, Moderator & Panelist & guest faculty at various industry forums & institutions.
His ambition is to create value for the stakeholders in his personal & professional life and dedicate time & effort in hardwiring business domain with the mobile/ digital ecosystem – be it in Owned, Earned or Paid format. His ability to break complex digital concepts into simple meaningful lessons, make him an effective trainer for the digital migrants.
Mayank Tomar, Email Marketing Consultant at netCORE Solutions Pvt. Ltd.
Mayank is an Email marketing Consultant at netCORE helping top brands like Mydala, India Today, Lenskart, UTI Mutual Funds, Easemytrip and many more such brands to optimize their ROI from digital marketing. He had a chance to work closely with almost every vertical in the industry on their digital marketing strategy through which he had gained immense learning & experience at a very early stage in his career.
His highly innovative engagement driven email programs have not just won client appreciation but also received awards & recognitions at various Forums like Email Experience Council, Indian Digital Awards & Echo Awards.
Mayank spends his free time conducting training & workshops on digital marketing while chasing his other passions in life such as Long ride biking, Badminton and Football.
Mayur Sethi, Founder and Thinker-in Chief- MP09 Digital
Gaining experience in the field of Media and Marketing by working for ace companies like Genessee and Media Contacts Mayur revolutionized Media in the state of Madhya Pradesh, through his venture MP09 Digital Advertising Agency. The agency is one of its kind in the state of Madhya Pradesh with the motto to make every person and businesses digitally active.
He personally believes that Digital Media is the new and the most happening tool of promotion and communication. Mayur specializes in Media Integration and Strategic Campaign Planning and Management.
Mohan Pitchumani, Faculty – Management Studies
An astute marketer with 17 years of experience in diverse business environments like Chemicals, Automobile, Human Resources, Consulting and Education.
Currently a faculty for Management Studies teaching a variety of subjects and a trainer for Customized Programs/ Workshops at some Educational Institutions and Corporate. Also a Consultant providing services with regard to Marketing and Research for Small and Medium Enterprises.
Mubashir Usmani, Founder, Social Seety
Apart from working on the biggest of brands on Social Media, Mubashir has also been a part of the Ignition Digital Media course as a faculty for Social Media Marketing. He was recently invited as a guest speaker on ‘Power of Social Media’, at the International Conference held by Oriflame in Pune. He is an author with one of India’s most popular comic blog – Just Like Crap (www. justlikecrap.com). Mubashir specializes in Social Media Interactions, Conversations, Designing Social Media Strategies, Research on Social Media Platforms, Gaming, Online Consumer Behaviour and Humour Writing.
Muddassar Memon, AVP – Creative
No one can define creative the way Muddassar Memon does. Starting his career as a content writer in iProspect, his desire to explore and try new options has worked a long way in making him the Associate Vice President of the Creative Division of iProspect. Heading a team of over 35+ creative minds across design, content, social, and tech teams, he is the prime person who debriefs client’s briefs, streamlines creative process, manages deliveries, comes up with new ideas and innovations, and mentors team members.
Under his leadership and vision, iProspect has won more than 60 awards in the ad-industry for various campaigns for clients such as Remit2India, ICICI Lombard, HDFC Bank, HDFC Life, Cleartrip, DSP BlackRock MF, Koovs, Reliance General Insurance, Metro Shoes, Zoom In, Big Bazaar, AEGON Religare General Insurance, ICICI Bank, Axis Bank, Lodha Group and many more. Endorsing the ideology of offering creatives as per intent and psyche rather than adapting the mainline creatives into the digital space, Muddassar is a true industry maverick who has redefined the creative process for digital. Having completed the Route 500 Program at iProspect, he plans to bring in new innovations to the creative process and deliveries.
Neil Dodhia, Founder – Firefly Daily
Neil Dodhia has 7 plus years of marketing experience in Digital media. Over the years he has served clients across sectors like – automobile, hospitality, entertainment, lifestyle, banking and fashion, handling their strategy, servicing & sales. In January 2016, his idea of content marketing startup called ‘Firefly Daily’ was incubated by a company. Firefly Daily (http://www.fireflydaily.com) is a content marketing site which aims at providing crisp news & interesting articles targeting mainly the youth.
Prathamesh Kulkarni, Sr. Analytics Manager – iProspect Communicate2
Prathamesh is associated with iProspect Communicate2 since 4 years. Being Masters in International Business, he has also worked with brands like MIEL e-Security Pvt. Ltd. and Ministry Of Tourism, Budapest. Certification & Rich experience together makes him an expert in Google Adwords & Analytics. His top skills also include, Market Research, Lead Generation, Competitive Analysis and many more.
R.Venkatesh, Director at Trident Marketing
A Specialist in sales and negotiations, international business and international marketing, skilled with market research, business strategy, team management, management consulting, international trade, analytics, educational leadership, academic administration, etc. Mr. Venkatesh has been teaching in various institutes, universities and colleges viz ITM, Welingkar, IIM Bangalore etc. for over a decade.
Radhikarani Sengupta, Digital Lead – P & G, MediaCom
Radhika is currently working as Digital Lead – P & G, Mediacom. Radhika has close to a decade’s experience across two varied and yet related industries – software and Digital Media. Her rich experience in India as well as abroad has helped her to handle a range of clients and expectations around digital media practices and technologies. She has worked at companies like ibs (Interface Business Solutions (I) Pvt. Ltd.)Komli Media, Mindshare, Mediaege: cia & Tribal DDB. She specializes in Client Servicing, Digital Media Planning, Buying, Negotiation & Digital Media Training. She is one digital media professional who loves and believes that technology changes the digital world every day.
Rajeesh Rajagopalan, Co Founder, Jubination & Contenter
Rajeesh is a Co-founder at Jubination & Contenter, A Branding and Digital Marketing Specialist responsible for conceptualizing, developing, executing, and managing innovative, results-oriented, cross-channel digital marketing programs. Strengths include creating innovative campaigns to help build brands across various digital platforms. Prior to being an Entrepreneur Rajeesh has worked for other brands like Godrej, Mahindra & Mahindra & Interactive Avenues.
Specialties: Digital Marketing, Strategic Planning and Brand Management.
Santosh Sahu, Founder – DIGITERZ
Santosh has more than a decades experience in Acquiring new business, recruiting new talent, Market Analysis etc. Its been quite a few years Santosh has entered the Digital Marketing domain & is experienced mainly in two domains; Online Marketing & Project Management for SEO, Social Media, SEM-PPC, Online Media Planning and Buying, Website Development Projects & Affiliate Marketing Management. His core objective is to excel in the Digital Marketing Project Management domain. Before entering the World of Digital Santosh has worked in financial sector with brands like ICICI Securities, Kotak Securities and others.
Saurabh Khemka, Head: Affiliate Marketing, netCORE Solutions
Saurabh started his career with netCORE Solutions as an Email Marketing Consultant. 6 months later, took up an additional responsibility to drive a new product line at netCOREcalled Affiliate Marketing. Saurabh has been heading Affiliate Marketing teams since last three years and adds a critical angle
to netCORE’s only lead generation business which helps all brands to reach out to new prospects every day.
In additional to these responsibilities, Saurabh also looks at avenues with affiliate marketing, which can prove out to be viable product line for lead generation business. Driving sales and operations, product innovations and leads for its clients has been the key focus for Saurabh & his team over these years.
Savieta Batra, Founder, The August Image
Savieta is a qualified Image Consultant, Certified from Image Consulting Business Institute (ICBI), Mumbai and International Certification in Fashion Styling from Conselle Institute, USA. She has been teaching and training since 15 years in India & Overseas. She have worked at Taj Palace, ITC Maurya Sheraton and Hyatt. Through her experience in hospitality industry she trains in how to “Make an Impact”. At DMTI, she conducts sessions for Body Language and Personal Grooming.
Shruti Nair, Co-Founder & Director, Social Seety
Shruti Nair is a tech-
enthusiast, who graduated in Bio-Technology but always dreamed of making it big in the world of Experiential Marketing & Communications. At the
age of 20 she was managing
a team of 10 for social media projects & was responsible
for strategy and activation of several big projects catering to all categories of brands.
Apart from this she was the youngest social media ambassador from India for the gigantic Pepsico conference held in Delhi. Having handled 80+ campaigns and with a penchant for technology that creates unforgettable experiences for the consumer, she started Social Seety – a full service communications and creative solutions agency with a strong digital, design and technology based work, with clients like Pepsico, Whirlpool, Siemens, Times Of India etc
Subhadeep Bhattacharyya, Entrepreneur, Digital Brand Management & Strategy.
Subhadeep Bhattacharyya has recently branched out as an e-commerce entrepreneur and a digital-transformation strategy consultant. He is an experienced trainer in digital marketing and a regular blogger & commentator on digital media. Prior to this, he has headed digital marketing for categories at Godrej and at Franklin Templeton India. He has also been an account director with the digital wing of Leo Burnett and spent some time with mainline advertising in M&C Saatchi too.
In his career till date, he has won multiple awards including a mention at the Facebook most -social ads’ hall of fame. He has been a speaker in multiple forums too.
He is an MBA in marketing where he graduated as top of the class, a google-certified advertising professional and holds an additional qualification in cyber law.
Besides work he is an avid fiction writer, has shot a short film and has just finished writing a full-length feature film.
Tanishq Juneja, CEO – Pepipost
Tanishq is currently the CEO at Pepipot. Priror to this he founded the consultancy lab at netCORE, which is the largest ESP in India today. When he is not playing his guitar, this black belt champion in “inbox- delivery” creates and delivers lucrative email campaigns for heavy duty brands.
He personally guides the brands into an increasing ROI path & zone every year. With an unrivaled track record of delivering over 300 successful brand campaigns across multiple industry verticals, this young expert continues to help renowned brands like ICICI Bank, Reliance Retail, Vodafone, Money Control & Makemytrip in setting their email consulting in strategic directions. Tanishq has won many awards, including international awards like Marketing Sherpa, in recognition of his excellent work. An avid reader and blogger, he is also an eminent speaker at various e-marketing forums and Digital Institutes.
Theo Hayes, Head of Analytics – iProspect India
Theo started the Google Analytics Premium reseller-ship in India, He oversees a very experienced growing Analytics team, providing diverse data driven business solutions across an ever increasing client base. Currently providing enterprise clients with Analytics 360 (GAP), Adobe Solutions, CRO, Data Visualisation, Data and insights and a full Mobile Analytics Suite. His top skills are Google Analytics, Web Analytics, Omniture, VBA, Account Management, PPC, SEM etc.
Zubin Nalawalla, Co- Founder and Social Media Head- LIQVD ASIA / Partner SuperFit Asia
Zubin has over 9 years experience in the Digital Spectrum across Social and Search. His past work assignments have been at organizations like Google, DraftFCB, Edelman and 3GS. During his career he has worked and led teams for numerous B2C and B2B campaigns successfully.
Earned media is his forte and he has executed digital strategies for globally renowned brands such as Cadbury Oreo, Nivea, Blackberry, Samsonite, Mahindra Navistar, Mahindra and Tata Group of Companies. His focus is to make digital communication relevant to consumers.