Ranjan Bargotra

President @ Crayons Advertising, New Delhi, India

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Ranjan Bargotra heads Crayons Advertising Network- India’s largest independent ad agency/network. He has been spearheading Crayons for last two decades and has seen the agency grow from a small one office agency to a multi specialty agency network, having eight offices across India and an overseas branch in Dubai. A hands on advertising veteran, under his leadership Crayons, has time and again challenged large multinational network agencies and emerged victorious. Some of the key accounts of Crayons include Incredible India, LIC ( India’s largest insurance brand), Saab (Swedish Defense giant), Fortis ( India’s second largest healthcare chain), Kajaria Tiles ( India’s largest tile brand), Air India etc.

Ranjan has been instrumental in developing various specialist verticals under Crayons Network ie Ultraviolet for Digital, Melon for Media, Jade for Activations,  Amber for Out of Home and Omni for Luxury retail.

Armed with an MBA, Ranjan has worked on Brand Management, both from the agency side and also from client side. He started his career with Uncle Chipps before moving to the ad agency side. At Crayons he has built not only Brands but client relationships that have become cornerstone of the agency. He believes that working should be fun and has made Crayons a place that people love to go every morning.