Suneil Chawla is a Commerce graduate from Loyola College and an MBA from IIM Ahmedabad. Prior to co-founding Social Beat, he founded Koolkart.com, a social ecommerce and price comparison engine. He has worked extensively in Marketing and Technology, with management consultants Bain & Co, across Boston, Singapore, Mumbai and Delhi. He’s part of the Executive committee of the IIM Ahmedabad Alumni chapter in Chennai. Suneil loves to Travel, for work and pleasure.
Vikas Chawla has past experience as a Product Head, Digital Head & National Brand Manager at TI Cycles. In his previous role, He worked as an Executive Assistant to Mr. MV Subbiah, Murugappa Group and Chairman, National Skill Development Corp. He is a management graduate from London School of Economics (LSE), and a business graduate from Loyola College. He enjoys cycling and everything digital. He is the Foodie in the office, always on the lookout of new restaurants for our team lunches.
David Appasamy comes with an experience of over 35 years in companies like ITC Ltd, Mudra DDB and Sify. Technologies covering Business Strategy, Brand & Marketing Management, Digital Marketing and Audience Engagement. Served on the Multi-stakeholder Advisory Group (MAG) advising the UN Secretary General on Internet Governance in 2010 and 2011. Co-Chair, International Chamber of Commerce’s Task Force on Internet & Telecoms Infrastructure & Services from 2006 to 2011.
Panisa is a graduate with top honors in Electronic Media and has completed a diploma in marketing management. Art has been a part of Panisa’s life since her childhood and she loves to use bold colors and abstracts. Living by the mantra “Passion drives perfection”, she aims to be recognized amongst the top creative designers in the world. In her freetime, she is an artist, a shopaholic and a cook.
Purushothaman has a decade of experience in web and graphic design, he has honed his graphic designs skills to produce the wow effect with ease. With quick turnarounds and plenty of work, Purushothaman, manages to still live with his mantra “Live and make others happy”. During the weekends, he enjoys playing cricket, watching movie and driving like the Fast & Furious cast!
Anuradha has formerly worked with the Confederation of Indian Industries (CII) & has close to a decade of experience in marketing and creative writing. An advertisement fanatic since childhood, She knows all the ads, taglines and campaigns of all major brands by heart. When she is not busy obsessing over social media strategies She enjoys reading, writing travelogues and watching spoofs. She loves to talk and narrate stories all the time which has led many of her colleagues to slowly walk away!
Avinash is a core advertising / brand management / marketing communications professional who comes with around 17 years of rich and in-depth experience in managing marquee brands and in co-creating and executing insight led communication strategies. He has worked at various key roles in brand marketing and customer marketing at Pepsico, managed key personal care brands for Unilever at Lowe and worked on a key online jewelry brand delivering to their growth hacking and digital marketing initiatives. As a person, he loves his family, his cycle, his health goals, and his scotch (in that order). A closet quantum physicist, intrigued with the quantum way of the universe, a keen observer of trends and ideas. However, currently his year old son keeps him super busy (so all the above is on a back burner)
Tuhina has over 10 years of core marketing experience across brand awareness, consumer marketing , brand building, MICE, trade meets, dealer engagements with CHA, IT , FMCG , Apparel, BFSI and Automotive brands. Brought up in Delhi, she is enjoying her current location – Bangalore. She is a voracious reader, loves dogs and has a Labrador. She enjoys one on one conversations on just about anything, and likes to cook and host friends. The quote by Roy T. Bennett “It’s only after you’ve stepped outside your comfort zone that you begin to change, grow, and transform” sums up her attitude towards growth and transformation.
Pratiksha’s forte has always been performance marketing. In the past 6 years she has built her expertise in creating and executing GTM strategy for some big brands like Piramal Realty, TATA Housing, Mahindra, Shapoorji, Viacom, SBI Life, Swiggy, AJIO and eBay to name a few. She is highly data driven and has startegised branding and performance campaigns across Google, Social and other mediums for clients from Real Estate, Ecomm, BFSI, FMCG, Entertainment and Gaming vertical. When not working, she likes to spend her time working out, reading and on Netflix. She is a huge fan of dogs and loves to spend most of her free time on weekends in pet cafes.
Rachna is a Business Development & Strategy Consultant. Her work experience of over a decade encompasses Marketing Analytics and Business Development in multiple verticals, i.e. Technology, Healthcare, FMCG and Ecommerce. Her ultimate mantra in life, she says quoting Marianne Williamson, “Atonement means putting love first.. in business as well as everything else”. An avid movie and theatre buff, she is also very social. If you suddenly realise the office has become noisy, you know who the culprit is.
A true Chennaite by heart and a hard core fashion lover, Meghana has had a 2 year stint in the ever so happening field of Sales and Marketing at Park Hyatt Chennai. A commerce graduate from MOP Vaishnav College, Meghana is excited to tap into her creative side at Social Beat, accompanied by her go-getter attitude and dash of elegance. Having just about started exploring the world on her own terms, she aspires to learn immensely from the magic of travelling and meeting new people from across the globe!
An experienced digital marketer and a social media maniac, Lalitha believes in love at first insight, creative proposals and the marriage of strategy and execution. Being a creative thinker, she enjoys crafting brand stories with maximum impact and engagement. In her free time, she trains in mixed martial arts, reads books and writes painfully rhyming poems. An ardent fan of Carl Sagan, she believes that ‘We are all made of star stuff!’
A journalist by profession, Nandita likes to call herself a writer who talks a lot. A published writer, she has more than three years of experience in writing, reporting and editing in leading newspapers and magazines. She enjoys writing about people and bringing out their unique stories. When she is not busy writing, Nandita enjoys driving, reading, quizzing, shopping and cricket.
Roshni is an Electronic Media graduate from MOP Vaishnav College. In her previous role, she worked at a healthcare startup for over a year. Being passionate about film making, she has independently directed two short films. At Social Beat, she strives to implement innovative digital media campaigns for her clients. During her free time she enjoys baking and is also a huge movie fanatic!
Eishita comes with an overall experience of 4.5 years in the field of HR. A Post graduate from XIME, Bangalore, she has had the opportunity to work in different sectors such as Telecom, Finance and IT and loves taking up new challenges. If not an HR professional, she would have definitely ventured into sports. An athlete since childhood, Her ideal evening would be a basketball game or a Frisbee game on the beach. She is a dog lover and is an active dog sitter. Opening a dog training center is her dream. She is a voracious reader, a movie buff, loves listening to all genres of music and wants to travel and cover a new place every year.
Vivek is an experienced digital marketer, with advanced Google Adwords certifications. He enjoys optimizing ads across channels, including Google and Facebook, to help clients grow their business and find new customers. He holds an engineering degree in ECE and a diploma in Electrical and Electronics Engineering. During weekends, he enjoys playing cricket and watching movies.
Vimal has completed his Masters in Computer Application from Marian College, Kerala and was previously, a Tech Superstar for an eCommerce company. He loves the finer things in life and enjoys meaningful conversations on various topics. He’s fun and exuberant. Expect him to catch you off-guard with his quick wit. He’s a convergent thinker, and you can bank on him to solve any problem.
Sundar is an MBA Gold Medalist from M.S. Ramaiah University of Applied Sciences, Bangalore. He is certified in Digital Marketing, Inbound Marketing and Google AdWords. He has undertaken research on Social Media Strategy for Luxury Fashion Brands and has won the best paper award at an International Conference held in Singapore. He loves spending time online and is driven to help businesses scale online. When he’s not busy, he binge-watches various TV shows & movies on Netflix. One day, he plans to embark on a solo trip around the world and experience different cultures.
Natasha is a Media graduate from M.O.P Vaishnav College and has previously worked as a Brand manager for RedBull India. She has incredible enthusiasm for Digital marketing and aims to make a huge mark in the industry. Everyone in the team thinks she’s very quiet, but there are a million things going on in her head. In her free time, she loves eating comfort food and swimming.
An ambivert, Lavanya completed her PGDM in Marketing from Loyola Institute of Business Administration after a BCom in Marketing Management from MOP Vaishnav College. An unbiased foodie, her love for food is also extended to all forms of social media. A ticket to any place new and an animal of any kind are all that it takes to make her day, she calls herself a wanderer at mind and a survivor at heart!
Arushi has over 7 years experience ranging from project management, marketing and sales and has formerly worked at the British Council and Cambridge English Language Assessment. She enjoys identifying a problem, conceptualizing a solution to execute it. She is a management graduate from London School of Economics (LSE) and a graduate from Lady Shri Ram College, Delhi (LSR). In her free time she likes reading, travelling, exploring new restaurants and binge watching Netflix.
Haridasan is a engineering graduate with diploma in computer science. With a motto of ‘Just Do It’, Haridasan is eager to code mobile responsive websites and fix any complex bugs. He enjoys learning about new developer tools and the latest in web technologies. With a friendly personality, Haridasan enjoys nothing more than spending quality time with friends.
Srinidhi is a Media graduate from MOP Vaishnav College for Women and has previously interned with Chennai Live 104.8 FM and Goldman Sachs. Her passion for Facebook, Snapchat, Twitter and Instagram has driven her to build a career in social media marketing. She does not look like a Foodie, but she LOVES trying new restaurants and cafe’s in the city. Srinidhi loves to drive and enjoys baking.
From Makeup to Photoshop to everything that’s extra, Druhi Sethi is your go-to gal. A VisCom graduate from MOP Vaishnav college, she brings a strong creative arsenal. Besides having 2 honorary diplomas in #HashTags and Filters, she has worked on brands like Rorito, Lowe Lintas & G Venket Ram Photography
Pranav is an ambitious individual with a portfolio of hobbies. He has an immense passion towards football and music, and is a die-hard Manchester United fan. He loves to play the guitar and is inclined towards art and design as well. Social Media is his one true love, after Dogs. He has been a part of various sport teams ranging from Volleyball to Karate. He believes that music has the power to heal!
Tejasvi completed his graduation from School Of Communication, Manipal, and a certification in Digital Marketing from MICA, Ahmedabad. He comes in with an experience of 1.5+ years in social media marketing in the healthcare and education sector. During his internship at Ogilvy & Mather, he has worked on brands such as Dove, Toni & Guy and Bru. Tejasvi is easy going, likable person who sees a world full of opportunities. He is a quick learner and loves to explore new avenues. Photography is his hobby and he has won various photography competitions at the National level. Cricket, football, traveling, cooking and everything digital are his hobbies. He has joined us as Sr. Social Media Specialist at Bangalore
Shashank is based out of Mumbai and was earlier working as an Sr. Manager, Business Development with Qoruz. He is ambitious & has a passion to work for startups. He has previously worked with Haptik and helped them scale from 8 to 250 people in a duration of 22 months. He also co-founded a company called ‘Robojunkies’ during his college and an Active IEEE India Volunteer. He is a conscientious person who works hard and pays attention to detail. He is flexible, quick to pick up new skills and eager to learn from others.and filled with new ideas and enthusiasm. He is keen to work with a company which would benefit from my skills and expertise and at the same time give him a great learning environment and relish a challenge building value and setting processes across departments. Shashank joins us as a Business development Manager in Mumbai.
Sharanya is a Psychology graduate from University of Mysore, in the pursuit of uncovering the mystery of why consumers do what they do. She is passionate about how brands weave consumer stories to create intriguing brand messages. A complete foodie and music lover at heart, who loves to read, binge on shows online and plan trips with friends that hardly ever comes to life.
Apoorva has done her B.Tech in Computer science and has 6+ years of work experience in multiple verticals i.e Real estate, healthcare, retail, IT etc. Her mantra for success is “Don’t wish for it, work for it”. She loves to play different sports, listen to music and watching series are her favorite pastimes.
Velmurugan is a developer and is passionate about creating dynamic and responsive websites, customizing modules and setting up scalable servers. He enjoys tweaking the user interface to generate more leads or transactions for the clients. His mantra in life is “No Pain, No Gain”. He enjoys watching movies and dining with his friends.
Ravi is a web developer with 5 years of experience in internet industry, He continues to dedicate his time in producing professional, innovative and creative solutions for a multitude of clients. He likes photography, long driving with unknown destination and adventure lover.
Karthikeyan is an experienced Mobile Application Developer. He has developed 2D Animation oriented projects, Chat Applications project, ERP and Product Based Applications. He is also very passionate about creating mobile UI designs. In his spare time, he enjoys Playing Video Games. His mantra is “When your work is good, It will speaks automatically in front of the world”.
Bindhya has completed her B.E. in Hindusthan College of Engineering and Technology and MBA with Marketing as a specialization in SRM University. She started her career in Social Beat as Digital Advertising Specialist and has experience in Facebook, Google, LinkedIn and Yahoo ads. Apart from work she believes in keeping herself fit by working out on a daily basis and regularly trekking with her friends.
Senthamil is a graduate in Computer Application. driven towards his passion for Designing of Financial Accounts and Statutory compliance consulting. He has undergone three years of training in an Auditor Firm. He has had the experience of handling diverse Statutory Problem Solving techniques and with Holding Tax compliances at UCO Bank for 2 years. Besides his passion for finance, he loves to play chess, DIY crafts, and has a keen interest to learn the Korean Language. His mantra in life is, “Learn as much as you can, Forget as much as you learn”.
Priya is a multimedia graduate who is passionate about designing. With more than a year’s experience in designing, she enjoys coming up with new and innovative ideas for her clients. An ambitious person, she hopes to be a successful entrepreneur someday. During her free time, Priya enjoys painting, drawing, singing and cooking.
Kanthi has completed her undergraduate degree in information technology. Given her passion for design, she has recently embarked on a career in design at Social Beat. Her interests included travel and reading. She believes that The world is a book and those who do not travel only see a page and aims to travel the world.
Ayesha is an engineering graduate who goes to her “happy place” when she writes. She has worked with Chennai’s leading fashion and lifestyle magazines and also written content for various academic platforms ranging from kindergarten to university level. Apart from writing, she loves watching sit-coms and catching up on celebs on social media.
Antriksh is graduated from DG vaishnav college as B.sc mathematics student & also hold degree of software engineering from NIIT institute.
He loves to code to the core and never says no for it!
He enjoys learning about new developer tools and the latest in web technologies.
He is Snooker and Cricket freak.
Nithin Kumar is a pixel-perfect Graphic Designer who takes great pride in creating visually stunning designs. With an MA communication degree from Madras Christian College,Chennai, and a three year experience in graphic designing he has developed creativity, originality and strong visual sense. During his free time he would either hit the road on long tour or be in search of new food to munch on.
A meticulous planner, Shweta is known for being a listener and a great team-player. She is an ambivert, who goes bonkers once you get to know her. After graduating from M.O.P. Vaishnav, she is looking to expand her horizons in marketing after having already interned with few companies such as Zomato, P&G, Ray-Ban etc. An ardent foodie, she loves to try out different cuisines and always loves having company. Give her the ingredients and she will find the perfect recipe to achieve her goal. She also loves to travel and aspires to learn and explore.
Veena is a BBA graduate from WCC and has previously worked at Cognizant for a year where she developed an interest in digital marketing. She is a very curious person, loves cooking, watching movies and reading books and hopes to become a digital marketing ninja someday.
Jayanth is a Computer Science Engineering graduate from Loyola-ICAM College of Engineering. Anything that requires quirky creativity gets him ticking. He loves everything associated with music, photography, film & writing and is a guitarist/singer & photographer/blogger himself. He has now found solace in Social Beat for his creativity and his love for communication, to go hand in hand. He aspires to create innovative digital solutions with his own little twist.
Mohamed Rizwan has completed his graduation in visual communication and MA from Madras Christian College. His dad helped him realize his potential in terms of creativity when he got to see him working on power point and MS paint and that is where his journey began in the design field. His disliking for Mathematics and his passion for designing pushed him towards VISCOM. He stepped into individual film making with the help of DSLR and YouTube and figured out the video editor in himself. With 6 years of experience in video making, he has had the opportunity to handle versatile projects.He is better at holding a joystick than holding a mouse since he has a big addiction for video games.
Divya has a Masters in Media, culture and communication from New York University. Before taking on her current role as Video Project Specialist, she worked as a Production lead at a full-service ad agency in New York for little over 3 years before moving back to Chennai, her hometown. She loves learning about people, cultures, places and understanding different perspectives which contributes to her penchant for video storytelling. Divya is a trained Bharathanyam dancer, enjoys reading, theatre (Broadway being top on the list of things she will miss about living in New York City) and traveling – discovering new places and their history.
Sahitya is a Media graduate from MOP Vaishnav College and has a one year experience in social media in Mumbai. Her passion for socialising and marketing has driven her to build a career in social media. She is passionate about sports and has played tennis at a professional level. Indo-Chinese is her favourite cuisine and hopes to travel to all the countries on her bucket list soon!
Kyra is a fun loving, creative persona that spends her time doodling, illustrating characters and playing with various mediums of art and design. She is continuously improving her skills as a designer. She gets her inspiration from nature and her surroundings. She is adventurous and open to learning from new experiences.
Natasha Mehra is a graduate from JD Institute of fashion technology, Bangalore, having majored in fashion and apparel design. She is committed and diligent, her passion for her work is evident to everyone around her! She has also interned at numerous fashion shows, with experience from working both backstage as well as upfront. Her love for fashion is evident in that, even on her down time she spends pursuing her interest in DIY beauty trends, watching movies, make-up artistry, and of course following the latest fashion trends from around the world.
Rhea is a mass media graduate from St. Xavier’s, Mumbai with a major in Branding. Having scribbled words ever since she could hold a pencil, she naturally gravitated towards writing as a profession. When she isn’t working, Rhea is usually picking up after her assorted pets or trawling Pinterest for recipes she’ll never make
Srirathna started her career in Digital Marketing at Social Frontier where she worked on clients across sectors like lifestyle, news & publishing. She relives her stress by boxing and playing sports while reading is her other favourite pastime.
Dhruvi discovered her interest in designing while pursuing Journalism and Mass Media course in Manipal. She started her career as a Graphic Designer last year, 2017 and has now joined Social Beat to accelerate her growth in the field and give back to the organisation to the fullest. During her free time she likes to experiment with sheets and blade with Guns N’ Roses and Led Zeppelin in the background. After all, she’s all about creating things with the help of a lot of music in the ears.
Shilka Edakkara is a fashion communication graduate from NIFT Chennai. Previously worked as in-house Graphic Designer for Deivee and JDA Software. Keen interest in learning and experiencing design, art and to conceptualize abstract ideas. Like to do portrait illustrations.
Shreya has joined our team as a Creative Designer. She comes with a work experience of over two years now and has a Master’s degree in Media and Communication from Christ University. Baking and doodling are the two things she loves doing the most, apart from watching movies. And yes, she is a crazy Harry Potter fan.
Ankit is an avid football lover and basketball player graduated with a degree in Business Management. He started his career at EY as an analyst gaining deep insight into tax policies for companies. A year later he took up a marketing consultant’s role at Sirpi.io; a data analytics start-up, helping them build their online and offline marketing strategy, brand image and content. It is his belief that businesses need to produce quality content and be data savvy to drive results.
Achala’s background is in both, design (NIFT, Chennai) and marketing (LIM College, NYC), and she truly enjoys the work on both ends of the spectrum. An avid painter and reader, you’ll always find her with a large book or a paintbrush with a hot cup of coffee somewhere nearby. She loves bringing tangible ideation to all of her work and believes that every great idea probably started off as a doodle on a napkin or a sketchbook. Her life’s ambition is to one day be able to live in a camper van and travel full-time!
A Visual Communication Graduate from M.O.P. Vaishnav College for Women, Satvika is focused, passionate and driven. A die-hard Ranbir Kapoor Fan, she is obsessed with Bollywood and is a self-proclaimed filmy queen. She is an animal lover, part-time makeup & lifestyle admirer and full-time foodie. She loves to travel & capture the world through her lens. An ardent reader, she is also a closet-writer. Channeling her inner Kylie Jenner – she brings all she knows to make you Social Media Famous. She has worked previously with brands like Lowe Lintas + Partners, CoExist by Alia Bhatt – MotoPaws and Excel Entertainment Pvt. Ltd., among others.
Mukesh is a Visual Communication graduate from D.G.Vaishnav College Chennai, has an experience of over 7 years in design and advertising. He believes that cinema as an art form has helped him in painting a picture of how to make sense of the real world and has helped him with his work. Consuming art in the visual form takes up a large chunk of his life. He makes it a point to go to the international film festival that happens in Goa every year. Apart from spending most of his time in front of a screen.
After a bachelors degree in computer engineering from Mumbai University and after working as a Software Engineer for two years, Amith realized his call for advertising via Digital Marketing. he comes with experience in account management at a Mumbai based digital marketing agency and loves to execute campaigns with sincere dedication and complete transparency. He has completed his PGDM in Marketing from CIMR, Mumbai and is ready to learn more about the world of digital advertising. He is a huge football buff and breathes Manchester United day and night.
Unarguably someone who loves animals more than humans. Having completed his engineering in IT from Sardar Patel Institute of Technology and MMS – Marketing from CRKIMR, Rohit is an example of the left brain – right brain working together. He has worked with known names in the fields of hospitality, fashion and lifestyle, entertainment, real estate, BFSI, journalism in holistic marketing roles. Rohit loves to write, travel, sing, play video games and last but not the least, be around animals in his free time.
Aarthi has completed her B.com from SRM University and then pursued her MBA from Alliance university. In her lesiure time, she loves dancing, solving puzzles, cartoon drawings, playing volleyball.
Since his childhood, Ranjith has had a passion for colors and illustrations, inspired by his mother’s artwork. With a good multimedia foundation at college, Ranjith started his career as a graphic designer. He loves to sketch, paint and loves filling up sober walls. He has over two years work experience designing brands, logos, posters and GIFs for social media.
Rignesh, graduated in Bsc visual communication from St.Thomas college of arts and sciences, Chennai. He has a passion towards graphic designing because of its uniqueness and creative nature. He loves to sketch and paint and has enjoyed being part of creative projects since his college days. He has 3 yrs of experience in designing. He aspires to work in a challenging atmosphere where he can apply his skills and also to acquire more knowledge on his way to building a successful career. He has joined as a Creative Designer.
A Pun lover, with a lateral perspective towards the world Parshwa graduated in Mass Media and has an Advance Diploma in Advertising. He has hands on experience with photography and creative photo and video making. He also has a huge appetite for creativity and satisfies it with a plate full of Digital Marketing.
A journalism graduate, Purvaja knew she wanted to join the a dynamic and creative field after graduation. Easily distracted by dogs and food, she is always up for a game of cards or a horror movie. Have worked for two years in the digital field
A hybrid writer, Sumit loves to write encrypted and witty ad copies. A dog lover a campfire guitarist and a foodie by heart, Sumit likes to roam around the city hunting for that perfect burger which will fly him to moon and back in one bite.
A dancer an animal lover a Fitness Enthusiast and a Netflix binge-watcher, Shrutika studied Electronics Engineering, but her passion for the digital world got her into social media. While keeping her passion for dance and animals alive, she has finally found her true calling in the art of crafting digital campaigns. Nothing excites her more than reaching out to people in this digital world by creating the right stories for them.
Kashmira is a postgraduate in Journalism and Communication and was a Music Journalist with a leading Media House in Mumbai. For the love of words and puns, she stirred things up and switched from the field to the desk. Usually found day dreaming of fancy places or busy binging on Netflix and dog videos.
Arvind works all day and all night, and if you need a favour from him, just get him Sathyam’s popcorn! An introvert, a complete night owl and an avid gamer who has a collection of music. He may be a college drop-out but he’s a proud one who is a Design Guru to many. His motto is “Aut inveniam viam aut faciam.”
Souparna is an avid lover of blogging and photography. Speaking on professional grounds, he considers digital marketing is his forte and loves working on analysis and crunching the numbers. On leisure days and weekends, you’ll find him binge watching tv series or photographing daily life on the streets.
Hardik is a business graduate from SDA Bocconi Asia Center, Mumbai and was previously working with a FMCG startup. He has also worked with brands like TEDx Gateway, McDonalds India, PSA Italia Italy etc. Travelling and food is what excites him the most. He has visited over 6 countries and 30 cities making him realise that there’s no way he was born just to pay the bills and die.
Vaitheeswari is a viscom graduate with over 4 years of experience in design and advertising. Armed with Adobe tools, she loves designing ads that serves it’s dose of creativity and when she is not designing she spends her time either on perfecting the winged liner or wearing the detective coat to solve crime mysteries.
Arputharaj has completed his BBA Graduate from Aditanar College of Arts and Science, Tiruchendur and has 5 years of experience in accounting. He is passionate about taxation and accounting. He loves spending time on chatting on WhatsApp, traveling and watching movies.
Suraj Nagraj is currently pursuing his B.Tech degree in Computer Science from SRM University. He is a typical Chennai boy who loves cricket and worships Dhoni. He believes that a good start can lead to great things and he feels Social Beat can give him that perfect start to his professional career. He is a fun-loving person and has a very good sense of humor. During weekends he enjoys cycling, watching movies and going to the beach. Given the time, he is always ready for a game of cricket or football.
Sreekar is a Chennaite and has completed his engineering in ECE (SVCE – Anna University) and his masters of business administration (MBA)( Alliance University, bengaluru) in Marketing. He has published a research paper in a national conference on the topic “demonetisation effects on rural India” which gave him exposure to how research is done. He has worked previously in Social Beat as a digital advertising intern for 2 months which has actually driven him to pursue his career in the same. He is a vocalist and loves singing. He enjoys music more than anything else.
Antriksh Saxena has completed his B.Tech in computer science & engineering from anand engineering college, Agra. He has a strong passion for online advertising and is excited about driving results for clients through digital marketing. In his leisure time, he enjoys love travelling, watching movies and keeping himself updated with the latest news. He always aspires to learn and explore new things.
Prachi Bhudeka is a Bsc. IT graduate from UPG college, Mumbai. she has worked at Infosys Limited as an Operations Executive. She completed her post graduation from MET college (Mumbai) in Marketing. She has always loved the digital world and hence did various internships in Social Media to learn and explore more about it. An enthusiastic and friendly girl who is always excited when it comes to FOOD and TRAVEL. Prachi has joined us as a digital makreting specialist at Mumbai
Avanthika Sivakumar has studied Business Administration from M.O.P Vaishnav College for Women, Chennai, and has previously interned and worked with other advertising and digital agencies, such as Ogilvy & Mather. Known to a lot of people as Spidermonkey, (courtesy of her Instagram username) she also creates content for her fashion blog, under the name The Diva Next Door. She is passionate about marketing, branding, and all things business. She aims to be a beauty/fashion mogul someday and have her own business empire. She loves to explore new places, debate on current affairs. A fierce feminist, she dreams for a day the glass ceiling does not exist. Her greatest belief is in The Secret and harnessing the Power of The Universe.
Niyati is a B.com graduate from Stella Maris College with a major in Finance. She is also a soft skill management professional from ICBI and is certified in digital marketing from Edupristine Institute. She comes with good experience in social media, web development and google analytics and has worked for a year with RBS. She has also been doing network marketing with Qnet and has exposed herself to various marketing strategies through the global events held through Qnet. She enjoys listening to music, dancing, playing drums, reading , watching movies and skimming through YouTube channels.
A die hard Chennaite with a love for beaches and coffee, Neeraja is an avid oarswoman & foodie with an interest in good books . She has completed her UG from MOP Vaishnav college, Chennai and she has a keen interest in Business and HR. Dogs, travelling and adventure sports are the few things that excites her soul.
An ambivert by nature, Mubena’s top 3 favourite things are coffee, curd-rice and good books. She loves long drives and is an avid k-pop fan. In her free time, she can be found learning new languages and exploring new cultures. She is a Business Administration graduate and a Human Resource Management post-graduate from M.O.P. Vaishnav College for Women.
An extrovert who finds energy in interactions with others , Nevedha Pandurangan is a commerce undergraduate and a Human Resources postgraduate from D.G Vaishnav college . She’s not only a great team player but also manages to find sunlight on the gloomiest of days. Her passion to travel and to meet new people and make new acquaintances is of the charts . Moreover being a bootstrapper with an elegant attitude is also food connoisseur with a zest for new restaurants . Lives by the motto “ vouloir c’est pouvoir “.
Siri joined us for an internship in June 2018. She has is a Marketing Enthusiast. She has done her MBA in Marketing and Operations from NIT-Calicut. Doing her MBA has helped her to understand and fall in love with marketing. She always believes in leading her life with honesty and integrity while contributing to the society as much as she can.
Sanjana is a media graduate from Symbiosis who has worked on brands like Home centre, Phoenix group and On1y. She has been trained in the art of Kathak dance and loves to explore new places in the city she resides in. An Ad-mad who is a broadcaster of all things she loves and is her inspiration.
Shidika holds a a degree in computer engineering from CUSAT,Kerala.She comes with experience in social media marketing at a Bangalore based digital marketing agency Social Panga. Her interests include movies,music and photography.
A Visual Communication graduate from M.O.P. Vaishnav College for Women, artist and writer by passion and designer by profession, Mitsu works on the lines of perfection. Creativity is a way of expressing is what she believes in. She loves being a fashionista especially when it comes to outfits. She has worked with The Pixelate, Karan Shetty Photography (Mumbai) and Liquid Stone previously as a Graphic Designer. She aspires to open an Art Gallery named ‘NEFELIBATA’ which means living your world of imagination which is her secret to life. She adores pandas and is a foodie. The only give and take policy of her’s is a smile.
Pooja is a media graduate from M.O.P Vaishnav College. She has interned as a creative designer at UMM Studios and as a photographer at Edge Design house. Dedicated and passionate towards her work, she believes in always giving her 100%. Other than designing and photography, Pooja loves dancing, She has represented India at the finals of the world of dance championship in Los Angeles.
Coming from an Engineering background from Anna University, Anchal has got creative wings that landed her in the field of marketing. She has a year of experience in marketing and is awed by the way brands build a connection with people. Apart from her digital skills, she is a shopaholic, loves to read, enjoys Cross fit Training and Travelling. She also maintains a gratitude journal everyday and believes in the magic of thank you’s.
Ananyaa formerly worked with CNN-News18 in Noida for 11 months. She holds a post graduate diploma in Journalism from ACJ and a bachelor’s degree in Journalism from M.O.P Vaishnav. Occasionally, she moonlights as a comic artist and loves to make newsy comics. Her love for all things new inspires her to learn and experiment. This proud Chennaite aspires to eat in every new restaurant or cafe that pops up in the city.
Pradeep Babu believes he was destined to be a Media Man. He pursued a Bachelors in Visual Communication and Masters in Journalism and Mass Communication. He happens to be one of those Filmy types who enjoys strong story lines with emotional appeal rather than humor. He loves to take photos no matter what time zone it is and he always lives in Instagram-AM. He is happy to be in the thick of the video scene at Social Beat and hopes to continue to explore his talents.
Nikhil kumar is a graduate from SRM University, Chennai. He has experience in sales and marketing.and was also a Social Entrepreneur in ENACTUS an NGO during his college days. He loves traveling and exploring new things and enjoy’s football and cricket and is a big fan of Manchester United. His interests also include music, photography and watching anime.
A simple Caramel girl, her curiosity on where the world is going, upended her in Digital Field. She got experienced from the leading media troops 2adpro & Indiaglitz, and also had a hand in the GOOGLE’S Search Conference. She enjoys baking, storytelling and ‘Just Dance’.
Harini is an engineering graduate who has a newfound interest in writing. Her previous experience has been in the field of research and has recently embarked on a new journey with content writing. She is an inquisitive person and believes in optimism as her driving force! She loves music above all and enjoys playing the veena. She is intrigued by the melodious tunes emanating from the instrument!
Dhanesh has a masters in Marketing and Human Resource Management and is also a certified Digital Marketer. Being a social media specialist he believes there is always something to learn, and with digital media’s rapid pace, there is always something new. He is really passionate about advertisements and coming up with various strategies and is a state level athlete too.
Sreyash Roy’s passion for cars and motorcycles is exhilarating, so is his love for basketball. He loves to listen to music in his spare time and is a Rock ‘N’ METAL fanatic.
Akanksha is an artist with a degree in Bachelor of Fine Arts from Chitrakala Parishath, Bangalore. Art has been her hobby and now a part of her career as a creative designer. The world of advertising interests her as an artist and helps her to communicate to people, through design, photography, doodling, sketching and more.
Aishwarya Ashok is an Electronic Media graduate from M.O.P. Vaishnav College and is a film enthusiast and has previously worked in the Film industry as an Assistant Director for a trilingual film named Aval and two web series (‘Ctrl Alt Del’ and an upcoming series called ‘Auto Shankar’). She has also assisted the production of multiple ad films and corporate films. She has also been one of the official photographers for Indian Super League editions 1 & 2. Watching movies, spending time on the beach, travelling and photography are things she likes to do when she gets some time off work. She tries her hand at Photoshop every now and then to produce alternative collage art.
Bakyalakshmi has completed her BE (CSE) with first class. She has 2 years of experience as a web developer and also is well versed in SEO and adwords platform. She spends lot of time on web designing and developing so she has a better understanding of the client’s needs. She is a dedicated,outgoing and good team player. Her long term goal is to become one of the best employees in the organization & handling more job responsibilities at a better position. Her hobbies are reading books and playing chess.
Richa Pandey is a Computer Science Engineer with 2.1 years of experience as a web developer. She holds B.Tech degree in computer science along with PG Diploma from CDAC, Noida in Advanced Computing. She loves reading stories/novels and watching Hollywood movies in her free time. She believes if you are honest and true to yourself, you can be happy in any circumstances.
Mahesh kumar completed his engineering in Computer science and has four years of experience in web development. He spends most of his time with his family and friends . Apart from that, he spends time playing cricket and hearing music.
Sowmiya shanmugasundaram is a computer science and engineering graduate from Annamalai University, Chidambaram. She is a Quality analyst, and has 3.4 years of experience in manual software testing. She is a keen observer by nature which gives her the edge in her line of profession. Her hobbies are reading, listening music and gardening.
Arju was born and brought up in Kerala before venturing out to Bangalore and finally coming over to Chennai. He is a B.E Electronics & Control graduate from Sathyabama University- Chennai. He comes with 2 years of experience in Web Development. He has completed cyber security programs such as CEH and OSCP. He loves to fix things and work in the backend.
Vazhmuni has a Masters in Electronic Media from Pondicherry central university. He started off his career as a journalist. Worked in television media as a content producer for 2 years and in Digital media as senior copy-editor for another 2 years. He is a Certified trainer from the google news initiative for fact-checking news.He has explored news room broadcast both Indoor & outdoors. He enjoys visiting new places and travels a lot.
Rakshita is a graduate from M.O.P Vaishnav College and has a diploma in Fashion Designing from INIFD. She has worked with Renasci by Ritika Arya Jain, who is one of the top designers in Chennai and has helped in designing and styling outfits for Bollywood and Kollywood celebrities. Her love for creating visuals and graphics has driven her to Social Beat. She is also a Watercolor artist and Brush lettering artist and owns a page on Instagram called PixartbyRakshita. In her free time, you can see her doodling or learning something new.
Sanjeevni Sharma is a graduate architect from SMVDU, Katra with a passion for art and illustrations. She found her calling in graphic design during her college years and is always looking for new and exciting things to learn. Her hobbies are singing and sketching.
Rajesh is a passionate, young artist who strives to explore and exhibit his perceptions of different things through art. He always looks for a challenging work environment which can fuel his creativity and artistic skills. He did his Visual communication in Loyola, Chennai and is also the winner of the “Chennai Metro City Award “, 2016. He has joined us as a Graphic Designer/Video Editor.
Abish, a media graduate from Don Bosco College, Mumbai and has always been inclined to the creative side in every aspect of his life. A fitness freak, photographer, motorcyclist, hiker and someone you will find doodling if left alone with a pen and paper. Abish is also a die hard superhero and action movie fanatic.
Saran was born and brought up in Kerala.He is a Fine art graduate from Kerala University. He comes with 2 plus years of experience in Graphics Designing. He has completed Animation programs such as 3D and 2D. He loves to draw and enjoys travel in his leisure time. He has joined us as a Creative Designer in Bangalore.
Born and brought up in Kolkata, Soumi came to Bangalore to pursue her passion for marketing and received her MBA in Marketing from Ramaiah Institute of Technology. She likes reading books and listening to music is her favorite pass time.
After pursuing graduation in Aeronautical engineering Bhargav figured out he’s not the right fit with what he’s pursuing and took a complete detour to pursue his interest in graphic design and completed his P.G diploma in Graphic Design and Photography in Warsaw, Poland. He’s the first and only Indian in his campus to get a few of his works featured in Warsaw museum night, one of the special events in the city that happens once a year. Bhargav has a huge passion for dancing and has been continuing to do so for the last 15+ years his other interests include workouts, studying and learning anything related to design. Like most designers coffee grinds his gears.
Parul is keen to learn new things and explore new opportunities who is originally from Uttar Pradesh, has completed her MBA from Ramaiah Institute of Technology, Banaglore. She enjoys travelling, watching movies and loves making people laugh as a hobby.
Sudarshan is an economics graduate from Madras Christian college. He has had two years of experience in the fields of marketing and operations, specializing in sports marketing. A creative person by nature, he is passionate about finding innovative solutions that add value to all stakeholders involved. A quick learner, he is keen to imbibe any information or knowledge from his friends, colleagues, and family that will help him in the future. He leverages his passion for communication and innovative solutions in his new role as an influencer marketing specialist. A sports fan at heart, he makes sure to stay tuned to updates from his favourite sports on a daily basis.
Preethi has done her B.E in V.R.S college of Engineering & Technology in the branch of Computer Science and has worked as a web developer for a few months. She is a photo freak and chocolate lover and loves to spend my time with her siblings and friends. She joined us as an ad intern and has been onboarded as a digital advertising specialist.
Raja, currently working as a digital marketing specialist in Socialbeat. And has 3.5 years of Experience in Digital Marketing Field. He has managed to work and learn the most in the Digital Marketing field for the past 3 years. He has good knowledge in SEM, SEO and web development. He loves everything about Google and wants to create and provide a new service through advanced technology which will helpful for everyone in the world. His hobbies include Cricket, bike ride and travelling.
Aaditya is a Computer Science and Engineering Graduate from Hindustan University and has previously interned with Bounce and Gridlle Technologies. Driven Intensely by his desire of achieving mastery in all the Digital Marketing channels, his dream is to be the head of Digital Marketing at Europe’s Top Football Clubs. Besides watching his favourite club, Arsenal FC lift trophies, nothing makes him happier than making conversions go up and cost per acquisition go down. He joined us as an Ads Intern and now has been onboarded as a digital advertising specialist.
Sohail Mohammed is a Computer Science graduate from Chennai. He has interned with Xcode Life, Chennai while he was pursuing his graduation. He is also a fashion enthusiast and has attended several fashion shows across the city is his free time. He also likes to binge watch TV shows and likes travelling to new places.
Rohitashav has completed his MBA from XIME Bangalore, post which he worked at a digital agency in Bangalore with some of the biggest clients in Hospitality and FMCG. He is also Btech graduate in EEE from Manipal University, Jaipur. He is a quick-learner and headed a table tennis team in college, he is also an avid traveler and plans to visit at least one new place every year whether, in India or abroad, He plans to visit all the 8 wonders by 30 and also loves watching TV series such as GOT & breaking bad to name a few.
Amritha graduated with a Bcom degree from MOP Vaishnav college. Before deciding to explore her creative side and joining Social Beat, she worked for Deloitte (External audit). Amritha loves working out and believes that the gym is her happy space. She also loves exploring new eating joints and always has that extra space for some desserts.
Saismrithi Govindarajan is an Electronic Media graduate from MOP Vaishnav College for Women. Her love for art and DIY projects started at a very young age and has now branched out through ‘Attapotti’, a business venture selling handmade notebooks and customized merchandise. A very ‘punny’ person, she enjoys performing on stage and gets a kick out of making people laugh.
Niranjan is a Chemical Engineering graduate from Anna University. Being a people person, he has a keen interest in understanding an learning about social media and the power of digital marketing. He is a trained classical pianist who produces music and is a DJ at some of the top venues in the city. A foodie and biker who is a fitness freak, he holds several Gold Medals at the National level in Rowing.
Meghna is a Visual Communication graduate and has always loved to be in the creative and art sphere. Her love for doodling and creating designs has now grown to a field that she wants to pursue in life. Like most of us in the creative field, colors, stationery and aesthetics are the things that bring her joy. Apart from designing, she has a growing interest in yoga and the one thing that makes her happy for sure are animals.
Ishita is a B.Com Marketing Management graduate from M.O.P Vaishnav College and apart from spending hours playing board games that help her think and stratergize, she loves baking, cooking and public speaking. In her free time, Ishita loves to try new restaurants.
Harshitha, is a sketch artist, singer and aspiring guitarist, apart from devouring all things pop-culture and social media. Over the last few months, she’s been touring with Ilayaraja, as part of his orchestra. Being an Electronic Media graduate she has a knack for trying to transform the gazillion ideas in her head into something beautiful and strives to do it everyday.