Close Close Preview

Your amazing online presence is right this way.

Create your profile
Capture who you are, what you do, and where you're going. All in one place.

Paras Johar

Paras Johar

AVP & Client Services Director

WPP Global Team Ford

Brand Expereince Lead at WPP Global Team Ford


WPP Global Team Ford

AVP & Client Services Director

Lead a cross functional specialist team to focus on developing activation and interactive event based marketing & communication strategies from conceptualization to rollout and post analysis stages.

The role also requires direct collaboration with our client Ford India and inbound Account Management, Creative, Media, Digital, PR & Social Media teams.

Career medium 03
Career medium 05

JWT - Team Ford

Sr. Account Director

Expanded the resource base with a support team to now take-on the next leap of delivering engagement platforms with combination of digital and social amplifications.


JWT - Team Ford

Account Director

Explored, learnt and experimented with newer platforms & variations to further strengthen ropes of experiential marketing for our client Ford India.

Also, benchmarked and developed best practices to monitor quality of operations and expand the knowledge base within the organization.

Career medium 03
Career medium 02

JWT - Team Ford

Account Supervisor

Joined as a full time 'specialist' resource on Team Ford @ JWT to help deliver innovative brand experience solutions in collaboration with the client, internal account management, creative and vendor teams.

Assignments included: Events, promotions, exhibitions, business conferences, press announcements / launches, consumer interactions, special consumer & media test drives.


Ogilvy Live

Division Head

Division Head - Ogilvy Live, Hyderabad, March 2006 – Nov 2006
~ Launched the service offering to new and existing clients in this market.
~ Also responsible for formulating strategy and business plans to attain the revenue and market share targets for the events and activation vertical in Hyderbabad.

Account Supervisor - Ogilvy Live, Bangalore, November 2004 – March 2006
~ Initiating and managing relationships with existing clients to increase quantum of event and activation based projects.
~ Planning and implementing innovative events in collaboration with the client & creative team to attain the brand building & profitability objectives of the client.
~ Managing the team, delegating & reviewing tasks and providing support for their skill & career development.

Career medium 04
Career medium 05

Ensembele Marketing Services

Business Partner

~ Managed the relationship with key accounts, added business opportunities/ new accounts and monitored service delivery.
~ Administered the business, prepared and implemented the budgets, coordinated amongst multi-functional teams and ensured smooth operations.
~ Ensured profitability for angel investors through cost control & revenue management and development of systems/ procedures.
~ Led & motivated the team and implemented new policies to retain manpower.
~ Planned, managed and optimized hiring of 3rd party resources - negotiated annual discounts, special rate cards, on demand & priority turn around time and more..
~ Developed and managed vendors, ensuring availability of best materials at optimum cost.


Interface Events

Senior Executive

From being a freelance project manager, formally joined as an Executive in 99'.
~ Interacted with the clients to understand their needs and develop ideas for promotions/ events.
~ Planned and managed the projects’ operations, ensuring setting up within cost and time schedules.
~ Implemented the systems to monitor quality and assure customer satisfaction.

Career medium 06

Bangalore University

Graduation, Commerce

Sheshadripuram College

Pre University, Commerce

B.P Indian Public School