Dinesh Gautam joins JK Media Network as Executive Editor
JK Media Network has roped in Dinesh Gautam as Executive Editor. Gautam, who has been in the TV news industry for two decades, has also worked in senior editorial positions at Live India and Sahara News Network. Prior to this, he was prime time anchor and Principal Correspondent at Zee News and was also associated with All India Radio (AIR).
JK Media Network also runs a national Hindi news channel, JK 24X7 News, and Gulistan News in the regional space, which caters to the viewers of Jammu & Kashmir.
From the political battle fields of different Lok Sabha and Assembly elections, to the Union and Rail Budget, Gautam has covered every big story of Indian television news from the spot. He has anchored and reported on a wide range of topics, including External Affairs, cricket series, Olympics in sports, social and human issues and travelogues, et al.
Commenting on Gautam’s appointment, RK Arora said, “We believe in bringing more leadership to our growing network, and I welcome Dinesh to a network that has immense potential, and believes in the fundamental principle of ‘You must be the change you want to see in the world’. I am sure that under his leadership the channel will create benchmark in innovation, impact, ratings, time spends and viewer-support.”
On his new role, Gautam said, “I am truly elated to be part of this growing network, which continues to invest in people and infrastructure. I see tremendous opportunities and areas where we can provide value to our viewers.”