NEW DELHI: The OOH industry in the country is buzzing with key executive movements. Adding to the list of senior management professionals moving on, Tanmay Dasgupta, general manager, Selvel media Services, has quit his position. He has joined Greenthumb Innovatiors (P) Ltd., a 360 degree OOH solutions provider, as director.
Confirming this development to network2media, and sharing his thoughts about his association with Selvel Media, Dasgupta said, "It was a long and memorable association. There was an incredible amount of learning all along the way."
"Parting with Selvel was very painful, specially because I was associated with them for the last 18 years. But one has to move on. There is a saying in Sanskrit, 'Charaiveti, charaiveti', so am I", added Dasgupta.
Commenting on the challenges of his new assignment and his expectations from it, Dasgupta stated, "Greenthumb is relatively new in this field with a good client base. My mandate is to take Greenthumb to the next level and make its presence felt. We should be partners in progress with clients as well as media owners."
Dasgupta joined Selvel in 1994. He commands 18 years of professional experience in OOH media, having started his career with Selvel, Kolkata as a sales officer. He has also worked with its Kanpur, Allahabad and Lucknow branches before moving to Delhi in 2006. During his tenure at Selvel, Dasgupta has handled many prestigious clients such as Sahara India Parivar, Unicef, SAIL, Ministry of Health, Ayush etc.
Greenthumb Innovators (P) Ltd. is a specialised OOH agency providing 360 degree solutions to all outdoor needs. Its a part of the Cartel Outdoor Advertising group. At present, Greenthumb has Bajaj Auto, Amul Macho, Force Motors etc. in its kitty as clients. Apart from Delhi, Greenthumb has its office at Pune and Nagpur and plans to open up offices at Mumbai, Kolkata, bangalore and Lucknow shortly.