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:
Kiruba Shankar - CEO, Business Blogging Pvt. Ltd.
Kiruba Shankar is an entrepreneur, social media consultant, speaker, author, teacher, podcaster and a farmer. He is the CEO of Business Blogging Pvt. Ltd. and Director of F5ive Technologies. He has 12 years of experience in the internet space. Kiruba is one of the founders of The Knowledge Foundation, the group behind successful events like BlogCamp, India’s Biggest UN conference on Blogging, Proto.in, and premiere event showcasing startups. Kiruba loves teaching and teaches at Asian College of Journalism, Anna University, Madras Advertising Club and SRM University. He has lectured on Social Media at IIM Kozhikode, IIM Bangalore and IIT Madras. He also heads Vaksana Farms, a farming venture and Verdure Books, a publishing house. He has authored 4 books and is working on the next. He is the TEDx ambassador for India. He is a professional podcaster and hosts a show called ‘The Kiruba Show’ where he interviews CEOs of Indian IT companies. Business World Magazine ranks his blog www.Kiruba.com among the top Indian blogs.
Mr. Sunny Nagpal - Co-Founder & Managing Director, Httpool APAC
Sunny Nagpal is a seasoned professional with expertise in strategic planning, development and management of a multimillion dollar international operations in the Digital Advertising Industry. He has consistently been successful in analyzing market trends and capitalizing on global market opportunities to create high profit, high-visibility partnerships through product development, brand positioning and innovative strategies. He is a serial entrepreneur and an angel investor with focus on Media and technology with investment/participation across India, Asia, Europe and ANZ.
He successfully built Httpool’s operations grounds up in India as a JV partner that was recently acquired by Sony Pictures. He is currently managing Httpool in India and their expansion in APAC. He also leads Httpool AdTech Platforms and is involved in development of a Cross Channel marketing platform that would enable execution of campaigns across all channels and devices from one single point with broadest range of creative formats, targeting options and pricing models and report advanced data for extended analytics deploying attribution modelling.
Sunny has been on Advisory Boards and Jury Panels of leading industry awards like IDMA, IAMAI, MMA (India + APAC).
He is a regular speaker at global advertising events, and authors opinions, articles, researches and insights for major publications. He loves swimming, diving, playing snooker, writing poetry and is currently pursuing Private Pilot License course at Bombay Flying Club.
Neena Dasgupta - CEO & Director- Zirca Digital Solutions
ZIRCA Digital Solutions is a digital company set up as a sister concern of Aidem Ventures. AIDEM under the digital and international vertical currently handles Economist.com, Al Jazeera group of channels, Al Jazeera online, Eros Now, Get it to name a few. Neena is the business head for these verticals and is responsible for managing its revenue and the business. The other critical part of her role is expanding the international footprint of the company by tying up with international media partners to handle their sales from the South Asia region. Apart from this, she is setting up an independent ad network for AIDEM. Before working with AIDEM, Neena was the Head of Advertising Sales, India at BBC Worldwide where she worked for over 8 years.
Punit Modhgil - Co-Founder, Director, Octane marketing
Punit Modhgil is Director and Co-founder of Octane Marketing, India’s No.1 permission marketing platform and Founding editor of India Marketing Review. Prior to his third entrepreneurial venture, Punit has held leadership positions leading enterprises like Microsoft India, Oracle, Siebel Systems, NIIT Ltd. He has lived and worked in SF Bay Area, London and is now based out of Gurgaon (NCR). Punit is passionate about India, Internet and Inclusion.
Ravi Kabra - CEO & Founder, DeltaX is a Digital veteran.
With many years of representing the buyer side in both Agency and Advertiser roles and having developed deep expertise in targeting, bidding and optimization across publishers, ad networks and exchanges, he felt the need to reorganise the fragmented online marketing landscape by integrating cross-channel media buying, audience data and predictive analytics into a single digital advertising platform – this was the foundation on which DeltaX is built.
Prior to founding DeltaX, Ravi was with Directi where he lead a business unit that focused on the expansion of their hosting business. He also oversaw online marketing across the groups business units and contributed to the monetization of a multi-million$ Domain portfolio. Earlier, he was with Havas Media where he initially lead the digital agency business in India and later set up and ran the networks’ Global Center of Excellence as an independent profit center delivering world-class Media Buying, SEM, SEO, Analytics, Creative & Technology solutions to agencies and advertisers across continents.
His early career was spent as a Market Researcher where he developed his expertise in quantitative analysis and market dynamics. Ravi likes sharing his passion for data-driven marketing and digital transformation and can occasionally be seen speaking at industry events and teaching at premier institutions.
Savieta Batra - Founder, The August Image
Savieta is a qualified Image Consultant, certified from Image Consulting Business Institute (ICBI), Mumbai and also holds an international certification in Fashion Styling from Conselle Institute, USA. She has been teaching and training since 15 years in India and overseas. She have worked at Taj Palace, ITC Maurya Sheraton and Hyatt. Through her experience in the hospitality industry she trains in how to “Make an Impact”. At DMTI, she conducts sessions for Body Language and Personal Grooming.
Suyesh Shankar - Vice President ( Business Development), Cynapse India Pvt.Ltd
Suyesh is currently the Digital Strategist at Times Center for Learning Limited. Prior to this he has worked with companies like DATA Technology Co Ltd, Xebec-Predator LLP and DeltaX. He has also founded his own Venture youjustcook.com. Prior to this Suyesh was an E-Business Manager at Dell India, where he was managing ecommerce and online marketing. Suyesh is a marketing professional with a strong digital experience. He has been actively engaged with the digital space since its inception in India and has over 18 years’ experience across Internet Marketing and Technology Implementation. He has been involved in all aspects in the internet space – technology, web solutions, media and marketing. Suyesh has been leading digital strategy across key clients, including Oracle, Samsung and Singapore Tourism Board.