Senior design and photography consultant. Academically a BFA holder (Graduate in Applied Arts) from the prestigious College of Fine Arts, Thiruvanthapuram, having more than a decade’s experience in multinational advertising agencies and creative hot shops as creative director. During his 20 year long career in advertising agencies like Everest, Creative Works, JWT, Advertising International Co. Muscat, he handled brands like City Bank Card, Dinners Club Card, Ashok Leyland, Leather Council, Parryware, Oman International Bank & Sadolin Paints. His long career in advertising as an art director and creative director and working closely with some of the best photographers, Benny Joseph picked up the nuances of light, focus and angles without even realizing it. Soon his words held great importance for the photographers and Benny Joseph found his next destination in professional photography, while staying very much in the realm of design and creative arts. His versatile advertising experience and passion for creativity enhanced him to be a specialized artist for Logo and Brand Identity Design and Professional Photography.
Arun Raj Sasivarnan
Graduate in Fine Arts (BFA) from the prestigious College of Fine Arts, Thiruvananthapuram intiated his career at Valappila Communications. Moved to a scenario of visual and creative advertising at Mediamate, where he successfully led campaigns for Bhima Jewellers, Veegaland, SBI and SBT. As senior Art Director in TBWA Worldwide, gained rich experience by handling brands like Malayala Manorama Daily, Malayala Manorama News Channnel & Dewa Projects. He continued his professional career as Associate Creative Director at Creativeland Asia, where he could deal with the brands like Parle-Agro, Cafe Coffe Day, Appy Fizz, Fruity, Ramada Resorts, Cuticura & Medimix. And he was the creative brain behind ideating and executing the brand identity and nationwide branding plan of Cuticura.
Arun P. Gopalakrishnan
Arun is a graduate in Physics from Mahatma Gandhi University. His advertising career began in 2006 with 4C communications, when he associated with them to create and promote the event 'Treasure hunt' for AVG Motors and also Malayala Manorama Daily. He moved to Reflections whose clientele included big names like Josco and Muthoot Group. In Purplebay Productions, a little creative hot shop in Thiruvananthapuram, he was able to do some outstanding work for TKM Group of Institutions. He joined Maa Bozell, Bangalore as a Senior Copywriter and worked on clients like Tata Coorg Filter Coffee and Wockhardt Cardiac Care. He did a few scripts for TV documentaries and narrations went on the air successfully. At this time, he completed a movie script and also began doing story boarding. He joined the global PR giant Hanmer MSL in Chennai as a Copy Manager and handled clients like GE Healthcare, Courtyard by Marriott and Olympia builders. He moved to Percept/H and stayed there till September 2012.
A Senior Art Director, graduated in English Literature and a Post Graduate of Journalism & Mass Communications. His passion towards applied art and design forced him to move to advertising industry in Chennai. His career starts with Anugraha Communications. Suresh’s design experience is mixed up with both advertising and publishing. He joined Tourism India Pvt Ltd, a tourism based publishing company Later on moved to Breakthrough Communications and Purplebay Productions. In 2008, he left Strategic 360 degree, a creative hot shop in Bangalore to join Bates Pan Gulf. Muscat. His experience is widened from brand identity to event design, publishing, photography, interactive media design and retail branding design. He has excellent writing skills in prose and verse. During the course of his career he worked on clients like Crompton & Greaves, Leela Hotel, Royal Orchid Hotels, Sadolin Paints & Oman UAE Exchange. Suresh is highly enthusiastic in specializing brand identity design, photography and web based conceptualization.