Our core value is what our team is capable of. Every aspect of our company benefits
directly from the leaders that push themselves and their teams to learn and use new skills every day.
Prashant brings 25 years of experience to Engaged Media in Advertising, Media and Marketing businesses with a special focus on publishing. He has worked in multiple roles spanning P&L, Operations and Sales Management during his career where he has successfully turned around multiple businesses in addition to successfully launching the transition of traditional static advertising businesses into omnichannel media businesses with substantive digital components. This transformation better equips these businesses to compete and profit in today's economy and sets them up strongly for the future. And this is the same transformation that he is leading at Engaged Media to leverage its strengths of producing high quality and relevant content for its large and loyal Auto Enthusiast audience while transforming it from a traditional Print publisher into a true Omni media company with strengths in digital and video content.
Pinaki is a professional executive with extensive experience in driving Expansion, Innovation and Profitability across multiple industries. He has worked in management positions for over 18 years and is known for his strategic vision, client-focused methodology and strong communication skills. With extensive experience in Sales, Marketing and Operations, he has effectively led all types of teams from small start-ups to large global conglomerates. Pinaki has a knack for building effective teams that are driven to achieve results and maintain an inviting and encouraging work environment. He has a deep understanding of the evolving business environment and is keen to identify new opportunities. He is an analytical and strategic thinker adept at developing and implementing effective business plans that drive economic growth and profitability. Throughout his career with Six Sails, Pinaki has demonstrated his ability to handle complex business problems with ease. He is decisive and results-oriented, who is not afraid to make difficult decisions when necessary. He is also a trusted mentor and coach to his team members, helping them develop their skills and reach their full potential. Pinaki holds a MBA in Business Administration and has completed executive training programs at some of the world's top business schools. He is a sought-after speaker and thought leader, and his views on business strategy, leadership and innovation have been featured in numerous publications. Pinaki can be reached at Pinakib@sixsails.com
Sonal leads the Operations for Engaged Media. She brings in 25+ years of experience in Customer Service & Operations with last 10 years focused on Advertising Media - print + digital. She is responsible for overseeing and managing the day-to-day business of the company. She possesses a strong background in optimizing processes, improving efficiency, and enhancing productivity. She has developed and implemented strategic plans to drive business growth while ensuring operational excellence and identified and resolved operational challenges. She has also played a vital role in building and leading high-performance teams, fostering a culture of collaboration, and empowering team members to achieve their full potential.
Sanjay Aikat is an accomplished executive with a proven track record of driving growth, innovation, and profitability in various industries. With over 23 years of experience in leadership positions, he is known for his strategic vision, customer-centric approach, and exceptional communication skills.
Sanjay has a strong background in Digital marketing, product development and sales operations. He has successfully led teams of various sizes, ranging from small startups to large multinational organizations. Throughout his career, Sanjay has demonstrated his ability to navigate complex business challenges with ease. He is a decisive and results-oriented leader who is not afraid to make tough decisions when necessary. He is also a trusted mentor and coach to his team members, helping them develop their skills and achieve their full potential. Sanjay's expertise spans across multiple industries, including e-commerce, advertising, healthcare, food, and publishing.
Sanjay has a talent for building high-performance teams that are motivated to deliver results while maintaining a positive and inclusive work environment.
Sanjay holds a bachelor's degree in business administration from a top-ranked university, and he has completed executive education programs at some leading business schools.
Overall, Sanjay Aikat is a dynamic and accomplished executive with a passion for driving growth and creating shareholder value.
Trevor has been producing events for over 25 years and brings extensive experience to Engaged Media. He has worked across many event types including business-to-business, business-to-consumer, continuing education, technical seminars, concerts and more. His background covers automotive, motorcycle, veterinary, and engineering industries. Trevor has broad experience in managing profit/loss statements, budgeting, marketing, event operations and sales management. He has put together strong teams that meet goals and produce world-class events. He has a Bachelor's Degree in Business Management with a Major in Marketing.
Chris Hamilton a highly experienced content creator and team leader with a strong background in the print and digital media industry. Over the past decade, Chris has successfully managed and marketed various brands, including EV Builder's Guide, Street Trucks Magazine, C-10 Builders Guide, F-100 Builder Guide, and many other national publications. With a wealth of expertise in publishing, web development, graphic design, photography, and social media management, Chris has consistently driven engagement and growth for his publications. A passion for the industry and ability to adapt to changing trends is what makes Chris a valuable asset.