An MBA in Marketing, Jayant Varma started his career with a stint at Nestle India Ltd. He developed deep understanding of customers needs & the diversity of the market acquired from locations like Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore, Chennai, Nagpur etc., where he was posted while with the group. He was a key member of the core group which launched Kit Kat chocolates in India.
He switched over to Times of India & was with the group for 8 years before taking over Charus Advertsing in 2004 from his dear friend Charu Mulay. Along with steering Charus Advertising to new growth horizons he diversified with Tannysha Outdoors & Events in 2005. The sister concern has been providing solutions to clients for Events, BTLs, Activations, Brand Launches, Star Events, Celebrity appearances for the past 7 years.
Tina Varma is no novice to the world of advertising. With around 18 years in the field of media & advertising she is an expert in identifying the right medium, planning & strategizing. After completing her M.A in English Honors from University Of Pune, started work in the advertising dept. at The Times of India, which she continued to do so growing up the ladder for the next 15 years.
While at TOI, Tina Varma headed the retail category, launched Pune Times, Femina – Pune, Times Property, Times Computing. She was also responsible for spearheading most of the special features, creating special rates across publication & categories and introducing Times Card in Pune.
At Charus Advertising & Tannysha Outdoor and Events, Tina was instrumental in organizing successful events like the Kailash Kher show at Westin, Kunal Ganjawala Show at VITS Convention Center. The team under her guidance also recently completed a marathon Karaoke Activity along with Radio One across 20 IT Corporates in Pune.