Mr. Umesh M. Avvannavar
Training and Placement Officer
K.L.S’s, V.D.I.T, HALIYAL-581329
- Prior to joining journalism field, He worked with one of the car-makers Maruti Suzuki for four years. He has over 10 years of industry experience in corporate sales and media.
- His most recent experience was gained in the business reporting for a prominent English-daily, Deccan Herald, Bengaluru. He had an opportunity to interview top banking executives.
- He covered extensively on the automobile industry for Deccan Herald monthly supplement ‘DH-WHEELS’, published for 10 years covering all aspects of the automobile industry including car and bike reviews and interviews with top company CEOs and MDs.
- He represented Deccan Herald at Samsung Forum in Thailand and Malaysia.
- After quitting Deccan Herald, I have visited over a dozen colleges as a resource person to share my corporate experience.
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HONORS AND AWARDS:
- NCC ‘C’ Certificate in College
- Third place in Business Quiz at Bhartesh College of Business Administration, Belgaum in inter-college competition, October 2002.
- First place in Business Quiz at Shree Tammannappa Chikkodi College of Business Administration, Banhatti in inter-college competition, March 2003.
- Third place in Quiz at SBRR Mahajana First Grade College, state-level media fest – CONFLUX- 08, October 2008.
|Post Graduation in Mass Communication and Journalism||2008-2010||62%||Karnatak University, Dharwad ( KUD )|
Bachelor in Business Administration
|2000-2003||65%||Basaveshwar Commerce College, Bagalkot|