Strategic Marketing Services is the proud marketing partner for GIMS 2014-IT

Great Indian IT Marketing Summit 2014, the largest gathering of IT marketing minds from India and all across the world, enters its 2nd edition. The summit, to be held at the Leela Palace, Bangalore on February 11.

Online PR News – 11-February-2014 – Bangalore – Bangalore 10/02/2014: GIMS-IT 2014 is an annual IT marketing event that brings together an exciting mix of marketing prodigies, electrifying speeches from top marketing legends and interactions with the best in class. GIMS 2013 was a roaring success and has set the stage for even bigger things to come by. With a slew of events packed up for the day, this is the most exciting day for IT marketers all year round.

India has a booming IT sector with the biggest names in IT having significant presence here. The sheer strength of the IT professional crowd is a magnet for top IT companies. GIMS is an important part of the calendar for any IT marketing professional not only in India but also the world over. Some of the speakers lined up for the event include Dave Munn, president and CEO of ITSMA; John Lenzen, VP and Global head of marketing for Tata Consultancy Services; and Malcolm Frank, EVP for Cognizant Technology Solutions.

Other prominent speakers who will be interacting with the crowd are Sumit Virmani, Global head of corporate marketing Infosys; Shaun Mitra, Chief Business Officer for UST Global; Narayan Shankar, Associate Director, HCL Technologies; Jessie Paul, CEO Paul Writer; Melissa Womack, Head - Global Corporate Marketing, KPIT Technologies; Vasantha V Kumar, Director, Marketing & Communications, India & South Asia, IBM; Sachin Mulay, GM - Corporate brand and communications, Wipro Technologies; Lisa Halim, Vice President, Demand Center & Digital Marketing, SAP Asia Pacific Japan; and Suresh Thomas, GM of marketing at Strategic Marketing Services. These eminent thought leaders will lead powerful knowledge sharing sessions and will head and moderate exhilarating panel discussions.

Some of the largest technology companies participating this year include global giants such as IBM, HP and SAP. Indian IT behemoths such as Infosys, Tech Mahindra, Wipro, and TCS will also make their presence felt at GIMS-IT 2014.

Marketing Excellence in IT Awards 2014 will be announced at this summit. This award is given to the best of the lot who will be competing in various categories. The awards will be judged by a panel of esteemed dignitaries as follows. Rajiv Mehta, MD, Puma, India, Ravi Vora, Sr. Vice President (Marketing), Flipkart, Meera Harish, Vice President Sales and Marketing, Global and India Biz, Tata Coffee Ltd, Alokedeep Singh, Head of E-Commerce Business, Titan Company Limited, Vivek Jaiswal, Head - Sales and Marketing, Pashmina Builder & Developers Pvt. Ltd, Olivier Legrand, Head of Marketing Solutions, LinkedIn India, and Taru Agarwal, Managing Director, Business Wire India. The event kicks off at the Leela Palace, Bangalore on Feb 11 at 9.30 AM. Register now before its too late and listen to the men and women who shape the IT marketing field in India as we know it.

About Strategic Marketing Services

Strategic Marketing Services, a division of Champions Group was established in the year 1999 in US, and 2003 in India. It was founded with the aim of helping companies do marketing in an organized and innovative manner. Since its inception, Strategic has not only worked towards helping clients achieve their business goals, but also surpassed them through Responsible Marketing. With over 1800 employees spread across India and US; Strategic has catered to over 30% of Fortune 500 companies. For more information, visit their website at

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