Faye D’Souza joins Firework TV
Faye D’Souza previously the Executive Editor at Mirror Now, part of Times Network has joined Firework TV. Her appointment was confirmed by Firework TV India, CEO & MD, Sunil Nair on his personal LinkedIn. Her official role is yet to be confirmed.
The post read, “Firework welcomes Faye DSouza. This is innovation in News for the generation that refuses to engage with long format newspaper or broadcast television news. Faye D’Souza gives you the facts without the drama that accompanies it. Whatever it is in India that provokes you - duty free alcohol, the richie rich Indians, Sukois in the South, Delhi under NSA, you can get it here straight up.”
Faye D'Souza began her career at CNBC TV-18 where she reported on financial issues. She joined Times Now in 2007, reporting on finance sector with ET NOW. Her show Investor's Guide on ET NOW was a huge hit and grew her popularity. In 2015, when Times Now launched a new channel called Magicbricks Now, she was appointed as Editor-in-Chief of the channel. The channel rating rose rapidly between 2015-17, and was renamed to Mirror Now. On Mirror Now, one of her most popular shows was the Urban Debate that takes up societal issues as topics.
Over the course of her careeer, Faye D'Souza has won many accolades including the 'News Anchor of the Year Award' presented by the International Advertising Association (IAA) in July 2018 and 'Journalist of the Year' award by RedInk Awards in May 2018. She was also featured on the cover of Verve Magazine.