Pune, 4th March 2022: Media industry veteran Rakesh Malhotra has joined PunekarNews.in, a hyperlocal content news portal, as a consultant for news and happenings related to fashion industries and entertainment.
Rakesh Malhotra has over 25 years of corporate experience in marketing and advertising, conceptualization and planning of creative and innovative events, strategic planning, product development, promotions and sponsorships, as well as the effective management of resources.
He has been an asset for his strong celebrity management skills and his networking with the Marathi and Hindi film industries.
He worked for over 14 years at Sakal Media Group as Senior Managing Director and was responsible for the overall management and operation of the Pune unit, revenue generation and marketing, sales and events.
He has conceptualized and organized major events in sports, fashion, entertainment fraternity and renowned NGOs.
Speaking about his association with Punekar News, Rakesh Malhotra said, “I am happy to be associated with the news website which focuses more on content and organizes useful events for the society.”
Punekar News Editor-in-Chief Mubarak Ansari said, “I welcome Rakesh Malhotra to the world of digital news. With his association, we will reach great heights in the field of reporting related to fashion, cinema and the entertainment industry. We also plan to jointly organize events for the creative industries.
PunekarNews.in is an English and Marathi language hyperlocal news website focusing on news and happenings related to Pune district as well as major happenings in Maharashtra and India. The website receives about 15 lakh visitors per month, while monthly page views have crossed the 30 lakh mark.