ASTHA SHUKLA – Managing Director
Astha has been associated with Indian Media since last 15 years as a journalist, as a radio jockey, as a writer. A post-graduate from Cambridge University in UK – Astha started her career with Hindustan Times before working for Media Trans Asia, Amar Ujala, All India Radio and Radio Mirchi. She has also been associated with Singapore’s No 1 broadcast network Channel News Asia and held key portfolio for their India account. Astha is now turning her dream into reality by starting her own entrepreneurial venture in form of SPORTY SOLUTIONZ.
ASHOK CHADHA – Honorary Director
He is a veteran of Indian publishing & packaging Industry. One of the most well known names in the field of publishing, Mr. Ashok has to his credit a publishing and printing career spanning over 40 years. Throughout his career he has been associated with Indian corporate giants in various capacities. He has worked for companies like Punj Lloyd, DLF, Unitech, Ansals, assisting them in their key brand-building initiatives. He is an honorary director on board of SPORTY SOLUTIONZ.
ASHISH CHADHA – Executive Director
Managing broadcast networks & launching new sporting properties successfully is his passion and forte. There are not many names in Indian Broadcast Industry who have the experience of managing channels of all genres. Be it sports, music or a News channel – Ashish has managed it all hands-on. Starting with TV Today’s first 24×7 news channel AAJ TAK from his launch, to Star News, Star Cricket, ESPN and then moving on to a genre of music by successfully overseeing the programming and business operations of E24, he has been integral part of Indian Broadcast Industry’s growth. From managing programming of various channels to bidding & managing rights of key sporting properties for ESPN, Ashish has a unique distinction of excelling on each front – business as well as the content.
Ashish is also the face of Sports on Indian News and Sports channels. With an experience of over14 years in the industry of sports journalism / sports production / sports anchoring & sports management, he is one of India’s most traveled and most experienced name in the World of Sports. He has an experience of working for global Sporting powerhouses – TWI London, ESPN STAR SPORTS, Al Jajeera and many other international and Indian channels. He is an English literature graduate and post-graduate from St Stephen’s & Hansraj Colleges and an MBA from Nanyang University, Singapore.
VARUN KOHLI – CEO
He is a Media Veteran, having a stint of more than 27 years in the Media industry. He has been in leadership positions across media organisations and is credited with creating and building sustainable businesses.
A keen innovator, planner and executor with expertise in launching and re-launching of brands across print, television and digital domains. He has successfully demonstrated strong commercial and business sense by leading businesses and brands to achieve exponential growth coupled with cost-optimization and process-improvements.
He through his abilities and vast experience of building brands has been able to devise strategic road maps to improve both the financial health of the companies and has also led these companies on the path to expansion.
He has expertise in implementing operational, strategic and organizational changes to mitigate the business risk and manage the underperformance of the employees in the organization.
Varun has an experience of working with various top brands in the Media Industry – ITV Network Private Limited, TV 18 Broadcast Limited, Hindustan Times, DNA Newspapers Limited, Mail Today Newspapers Limited, Bennett Coleman & Company Limited, Deccan chronicle, Amar Ujala etc. He is a post graduate in Management from SIMS and in Marketing & Sales from Y.M.C.A and is a certified coach.