Karthik Lakshminarayan puts down his papers at Madison
Karthik Lakshminarayan has put down his paper at Madison Media. He was part of Crest, as Chief Operating Officer (COO) which is a business unit under Platinum Media, to handle ITC AoR. He has been part of Madison for 4 years.
A source close to the development informed Adgully that he has already put down his paper and is serving his notice period as of now. The source also informs us that he will be a part of media without revealing much detail.
Lakshminarayan has more than two decade of experience in the media domain. Prior to being part of Madison he was the COO of FoodFood which is the TV channel for Turmeric Vision.
He started his career as a media planner at Stratagem Media and later moved on to become media manager at Leo Burnett. Later on he became the Vice-President for Initiative Media. After this for eight years he was the associate media director for Madison Media Communication. Post this he became the COO at Madison Media Infinity, here he worked with some of the biggest brand such as Cadbury, Marico, Godrej, McDonald's, Axis Bank, Bharti AXA Insurance, and Asian Paints.
He moved from this to become part of Colors channel as head of business planning and strategy in March 2008, and was part of the launch team. In his long stint in the media he has been part of some of the biggest media house and has worked on a diverse portfolio of brands such as Infosys, Britannia, Titan etc.