Feb. 21, 2013
-- Adhvith Dhuddu, founder and CEO of award winning social media agency AliveNow has been conferred with the Social Media Professional Award for 2013 during the Social Media Summit and Awards at the Global Youth Marketing Forum held in Mumbai.
The Global Youth Marketing Forum 2013 is the largest rendezvous of youth experts, marketing professionals, cool hunters and brand specialists who offer insights on various branding, marketing and advertising topics. GYMF is powered by the CMO Council and CMO Asia. The forum was held at The Taj Lands End in Mumbai on 14th February, 2013 with attendees from all over the country. The award ceremony commenced at 11.00 AM and lasted 45 minutes after which there were various panel discussions and presentations about social media related topics through the day.
Upon winning the award, Mr. Adhvith shared, “It always feels good when your own peers and your industry recognize and award you. Even though this award was given to me, it really belongs to the team because it’s them who made this happen and helped AliveNow reach these heights. We recently turned 3 years old and this award is a genuine testament to our continued success.”
Adhvith Dhuddu, 26, is the founder and CEO of AliveNow, which was picked by Businessworld magazine as one of India’s 25 hottest startups in 2011 and by India Today as one of India’s top 20 emerging young entrepreneurs in 2012. AliveNow was also awarded the NASSCOM EMERGE 50 - League of 10 award in 2011. The Social Media Professional award is another feather in the cap for AliveNow!
AliveNow is a full-service award-winning social media agency (http://www.alivenow.in/alive-nows-awards.html
) based in Bangalore offering a range of social media services. They have worked with iconic international brands like Hard Rock Cafe, Pepsi, Hyundai, Honda, Chevrolet and leading Indian brands like ITC, Prestige Smart Kitchens, Reliance Trends, Penguin India and more. In 2011, AliveNow was picked by Businessworld magazine as one of India 25 hottest start-ups (http://blog.alivenow.in/2011/03/alivenow-picked-in-busine...
) and was also chosen by NASSCOM as one of the top 10 emerging IT services companies in India. In 2012, AliveNow’s CEO made it to the cover of India Today magazine as one of India top 20 young and emerging entrepreneurs.