Gurgaon, India (PressExposure) June 01, 2008 -- We are proud to inform that Mr. Sridhar Raman has joined Octan Media Pvt. Ltd. ( Media subsidiary of RICO group) as the Chief Content Officer. With his vast experience, the group is hopeful/sure to steer in the right direction and yield great results.
He comes with a wide spectrum of experience in driving media operations across platforms with specialized knowledge of business journalism and the Internet medium.
He had led content teams as Editor at media powerhouses like The Times of India, The Indian Express, http://www.cnet.com and Emap Plc,UK. Over more than two decades, his career has traversed on media terrains that extends from print to the Internet, from newspapers to magazines and from mainstream to financial, business and technology journalism.
For six years, till January 2006, he was the editor of The Times of India at Bangalore and Chandigarh. Under his guidance both editions of the newspaper became undisputed leaders in their respective markets.
He was the founding editor of the world's biggest and most acclaimed technology portal, the US-based http://www.cnet.com, in India. He has also worked as Editor in itspace.com and as Managing Editor with Online Products at Europe's number one English publishing company, Emap PLC.
Before Joining Octanmen.com, he was with digital Ananda Bazar Patrika, publishers of The Telegraph newspaper and The Business World magazine, as Sr Editor.