Award for Srinivasan K. Swamy


The Advertising Club Madras conferred its 1st Distinguished Service Award on Srinivasan K Swamy, Chairman and Managing Director, R K Swamy BBDO for his outstanding contribution to the advertising industry. The award was presented to the ad lander who is also president of the IAA India chapter, at a ceremony in Chennai on 3 March 2016.

N Murali, co-chairman of The Hindu group of publications ( Kasturi and Sons Ltd ), and second recipient of the title, was the chief guest for the evening. At the event he said that “Mr.Srinivasan, fondly known as Sundar, is someone who is truly worthy of this award.” Recalling old memories, Mr. Murali said that Mr. Srinivasan’s father R K Swamy, the doyen of advertising industry was given the first Distinguished Service award in 1994. “I had the opportunity to follow R K Swamy which is a hard act,” he said. Mr. Murali was conferred with this award in 1995. Other recipients of this award were V. Narayanan in 1998, S.R. (Mani) Aiyer in 2001 and C K Ranganathan in 2004.
Ramesh Narayan, past president, AAAI, N Lakshmi Narayan, vice chairman of Cognizant India and DK Srinivasan, honorary secretary, Hindu Mission Hospital, of which Swamy is president, felicitated the award recipient on the occasion.
Extra Info :
AAAI : The advertising Agencies Association Of India


So lets discuss some questions related to this post which can be asked in the upcoming exams :
1. Name the person who has been conferred with the award for the outstanding contribution to the advertising industry ?
2. Which organization has conferred with the service award to Mr. Srinivasan K. Swamy ?
3. Who is the present Co- chairman of the Hindu group of publications ? 










Courtesy : The Hindu 


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