SVUS COVID-19 Business Response Awards
BizNewsConnect is promoted by B N Kumar (BNK 24×7 to his friends) with close to 45 years of experience in mass communication.
The website, being promoted as an alternative news channel covering Business and other major developments, has been getting considerable attention from among Indian companies and PR agencies as it has been giving content related to Infrastructure, Real Estate, Power, IT and Telecom.
The site focuses on Corona Care covering the latest developments.
In a short span, BizNewsConnect has been able to ‘break’ stories on corona care, seed terrorism and environment violations.
The website’s editor BNK began to write for media in 1975 itself when he joined his journalism classes at Hyderabad (India). He moved to Mumbai in 1977 to join Free Press Journal and later United News of India. He started his PR career under the legendary Dhirubhai Ambani (of Reliance Group) and was part of the team that set up Ogilvy PR (then O&M PR) – the first PR arm of an advertising agency in India.
He worked with Business India and The Week magazines and contributed content to The Times of India, The Economic Times, Indian Express, Mid-Day, Newstime, apart from Onlooker and SUNDAY magazines on a wide range of topics like business, science, space science, crime, films and politics – everything under the sky and above!
Till recently, he was an Executive Director at Concept PR which has won several national and international awards and accolades including the prestigious America’s PR World Award for innovative Social Communication.
Now, he is been focusing on social communication picking up environmental and other causes.
BNK also is on jury of various national and international awards.
BizNewsConnect – Board of Advisors
Arun Tripathi, Advocate, Supreme Court of India; Jitender Bhargava, Ex Executive Director, Air India; Mohan Gurnani, Chairman of Chamber of Association of Maharashtra Industries and Trade (CAMIT) and Rajesh Tiwari, Director General & CEO of Indian Centre for CSR (ICCSR).