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CUMULATIVE
Knowledge, 

Experience &

Expertise!
GS
VIRDI
Asst. Professor
Media, Content, Communication 

and Digital Marketing
PORTFOLIO
A story of wonderful journey of 30 years that crafted me who I am today,
from an IT Expert to Asst. Professor to Media, Content, Communication and 

Digital Marketing Professional!
A
VISUAL
Teaching means Knowledge Sharing
I’ll start my story with the skill I love
the most and I think that I am good at.
To me it is Knowledge Sharing, while
others call it Teaching and Training.
(Disclaimer: 

We regret for using this
blurry photograph as
it’s taken from 30 years
old & faded records.
Viewers are advised
not to adjust their
screens or glasses.)
Once there was a BILLA SIR in Ajmer
• Professional Journey started as Computer Instructor at Raghukul ITI,
Ajmer (Jan 1991)
• Joined as Computer Programmer-cum-Instructor at Deaf & Dumb
School, Ajmer and started Diploma Courses in Computer
Applications (May 1992)
• Joined as Senior Computer Faculty at System College of Computing
(Affiliated with Makhanlal Chaturvedi National University
of Journalism & Communication for 3 years BCA & 1 year PGDCA
programmes) and got Tie-up with CMC Ltd. for Various corporate
training programmes for Bank/Railways/Revenue Board/
Collectorate/Postal Dept. Employees (Apr 1995)
• As they say ‘Life is a circle’, after a break of 20 years from classroom
teaching, I got appointed as Asst. Professor at PLCSUPVA for 

4yrs BVA in Visual Arts and 2yrs MA in MassComm. (Aug 2019)
For 10
years!
VIRDI SIR and Mass Communication
May
1999
Someone suggested me to step
out of the limited world of
small classrooms and to
share my knowledge 

to the larger world using 
Mass Communication…
and I moved to Mumbai and
joined Jasubhai Digital Media!
Headed many B2C & B2B Magazines
16 years in Mumbai:
Launched, Edited,
Redesigned,
Managed several
Consumer and
Business magazines
from a wide range of
genres including IT,
Computing, Auto,
Photography,
Business, Imaging,
Entrepreneurship,
Realty, Franchising
etc. in English and
Hindi languages.
Of course, it is team work!
Editor for many Magazines/Webzines
Launched & Edited
CHIP Hindi, Better
Photography Hindi,
Smart Computing,
Nikon Guide
magazines and
ApniSmartCityLife
webzine.
and...
Conceptualised and Edited 12+ BOOKazines!
Executive Editor for several Magazines
Consulting Editor for many Magazines
Extended editorial
consultancy to many
publications, even
before their final
launch like- Forbes,
Entrepreneur,
Overdrive.
Besides
all this...
Innovations & the Craziest Activities
I am grateful that
my publishers gave
me and my team
free hand to take
Better Photography
magazine at the
new heights by so
many Innovations 

& Brand Activities.
They say- ‘Think out of the box’, I did it.
1. Big fat issue & Free interactive CDs with the main
issue of Better Photography
2. 125 BEST TIPS & TRICKS: A supplement along with 

the main issue of BETTER PHOTOGRAPHY
3. Released DOUBLE COVER for the first time for the
125th Issue of BETTER PHOTOGRAPHY (Oct 2007)
4. Conducted BETTER PHOTOGRAPHY EXCELLENCE
AWARDS (Feb 2008)
5. Conceptualised NIKON GUIDE and a booklet for Tamil
Nadu Tourism Department along with the main issue 
6. Launched BETTER PHOTOGRAPHY NEWSLETTER 

(Mar 2009)
7. Introduced DOUBLE ISSUE of BETTER PHOTOGRAPHY
first time in the history of entire group (Jun 2009)
8. Relaunched POY AWARDS and Launched WEDDING
PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR AWARDS (Jul 2009)
9. Introduced Sponsored Supplements with Main Issue
10. Conceptualised & Introduced a Sub-magazine: 

BETTER CELLPHONE PHOTOGRAPHY (May 2013)
Content Versioning & Customisation Specialist
Created several
Customised
Media Products
(another version),
especially in 

िहन्दी language
from an existing
product as 

Brand Expansion.
English to Hindi!
Got associated with several Media Brands
...Created content for a variety of Target Audience!
Freelance & Personal projects begin!
Jan
2004
I realised that 

I had more
bandwidth to
contribute to
the industry, 

so I started 
Freelance and
Personal
Projects.
Content Services to several projects
Tie-up with several
clients including
POLYCOM, MOBIEFIT,
KALAAGE, Naukriguru
for their content
requirements- from
conceptualisation to
creation and
execution. Also done
some projects for self-
MAGWORLD
Excellence Awards and
www.MAGworld.in.
360o
Critical feedback and Post-mortems
Accept that
to improve,
you need it!
Era of Websites, Blogs & Social Media
Nov
2006
It was the time when India was getting equipped
with the digital and online infrastructure, I took
initiative and started creating websites,

blogs and social media activities.
My Websites & Social Media presence
gurjender@gmail.com
www.mediajunction.blogspot.com
Content Research & Critical Analysis
Apr
2005
With the enough
experience of
Publishing and
Content business
and understanding
of process and the
industry, now I was
ready to do Content
Research and 

Critical Analysis.
‘VIRDI’CT- ‘Virdi’s Verdict’ for the Magazines
• Conducted a research: 

Ad-Edit Analysis of 

50 Hindi Magazines 

(Apr 2005)
• Done a research: Hindi
Newspapers Ad Analysis 

(Jun 2005)
• Done a critical analysis 

of the Launch Issue: 

AHA ZINDAGI (Jul 2005) 
• Started reviewing 

all the newly launched 

magazines in India and
introduced ‘VIRDI’CT 

on magazines (Dec 2007)
• 350+ Indian Magazines
critically reviewed and
given ‘Virdi’ct (Jun 2014)
‘Virdi’ct=
Quality

Checked!
WWW.MEDIAJUNCTION.BLOGSPOT.COM
REVIEWED
350+
INDIAN MAGAZINES!!!
Magazines are judged by their COVERS!
• Conducted a unique
study and then released- 

TOP 100 COVERS from
Magazines published in
India in that one year
• Started doing monthly 

NEWSSTAND ANALYSIS 

& Released the TOP TEN
Covers of the month and
also the FLOP FIVE
covers of the same
month
• Keep an eye on Covers
Making and on the New
Launches of the year
• Done a unique critical
analysis of 1000+ Covers
of 70+ Hindi Magazines
Failures gave me opportunities to learn!
Failures of projects are
also part of any successful
professional journey and
of course such projects 

did not pay me monetarily
but, I consider them as
the assignments worthy
for my own learning.
Projects that didn’t work but taught me a lot
1. Project for YAHOO Hindi (Jul 2005)
2. Project for 360° YOGA (Jul 2005)
3. A DIGITAL LIFESTYLE SUPPLEMENT 

for Hindi Newspapers (Aug 2005)
4. Content structure for a NEW WOMEN'S
magazine (Sep 2005)
5. Concept note for a TV Magazine for 

STAR TV India (Aug 2006)
6. A unique magazine about the magazines-
MAGFARE (Sep 2013)
7. A new HEALTH magazine (May 2014)
8. Presented Content & Business Plan for 

the Business Development to Dainik
Navajyoti Newspaper (Jul 2014)
9. Consultation for the Organic Farming
Magazine- MAIN HOON KISAN (Oct 2015)
10. A coffee-table book for Bihar Tourism
Department- 350th Birthday of Guru
Gobind Singh Ji (Jul 2016)
Mentoring the team and my colleagues
Mentoring has 

been the best way of
learning for me. It not
only enhanced my
skills, but also helped
me to build a strong
and better team and
that has resulted in 

our performance.
Train your team, get multiple benefits
• Developed the well defined
structure & audience profile
of the magazine and then
explained it to my team
• Introduced story-boarding
and scribbling to my team
• Developed & Deployed the
Editorial Work Flow in order
to optimise the resources
• Developed the methodology
to improve a magazine: ‘101
Make Your Magazine Better’
• Deployed Editorial & Design
Guidelines for my team
• Workshop on ‘10 Secrets of
Writing Effective Headlines’
• Created editorial Guidelines
for OVERDRIVE HINDI
Knowledge sharing is now my hobby
CREATIVE COMMUNICATION
How to create better presentations!
Budding as a Visual Communicator
I swear, I really don’t
remember exactly when
& how I developed an
eye for the details,
design, colours,
presentations, creatives
etc. and started 

communicating 

through the Visuals.
Created Logos and Brand Identities
Created many Covers and Catalogues
Press Club’s all Visual Communications
Creatives, Communications and…
…so many Digital (A/V) Presentations!
And then, I landed up in the Art University!
The World 

of Creativity
Assistant Professor - Visual Communication
350+CREATIVE PROJECTS ACCOMPLISHED
•Branding Ideas & Executions
•Advertising/Marketing Communication
•Visual Communication Projects
•Content Development & Design
•Digital Presentations (A/V & Slides)
•Social Media Marketing Activities
•Publications Conceptualisation
•Assistant Professor- Photography & Mass Comm.
HERE IN JUST TWO YEARS!
Branding Ideas & Executions @SUPVA
The WORLD of
CREATIVITY.
and
many
more!
Advertising/Marketing Communication @SUPVA
and
many
more!
Visual Communication Projects @SUPVA
and
many
more!
Content Development & Design @SUPVA
5-DAY
SUMMER
WORKSHOP
State University of Performing 

& Visual Arts, Rohtak (Haryana)
This certificate is awarded to
for the participation and successfully completion of
Five-Day Summer Workshop
on 

Basics Of Photography
conducted from 4th - 8th June 2018.
With
Best Wishes
Registrar
Prof. Bharti Sharma
Dean (Acad. Affairs) & CoE
Ved Pal Nandal
CERTIFICATE OF PARTICIPATION
and
many
more!
Digital Presentations (A/V & Slides) @SUPVA
and many more!
Social Media Marketing Activities @SUPVA
and many more!
Publications Conceptualisation @SUPVA
and
many
more!
Asst. Prof.- Photography & Mass Comm. @SUPVA
‘Sikh’ means a ‘learner’ and so I am!
I’m always open to
learn various new
things to expand
my knowledge by
reading material 

and consuming
other content or by
joining Workshops
and Programmes.
Busy in Reading, Workshops, Seminars
• How to create
Customised Hindi
Content (Apr 2001)
• How to create Great
Magazines (Jul 2001)
• Advanced Team
Building by Dale
Carnegie (Nov 2007)
• Subscribed 5000+
magazines on
MAGZTER
• Joined several 

online courses on
Photography,
Designing, Visual
Communication,
Digital Presentation
etc.
For Social Media, I Created and Posted!
My
professional
journey or call
it professional
evolution!
Topics covered
in my online
workshop
conducted on
‘Fundamentals
of Visual
Communication’
for the
employees of
HDFC Ergo.
For Social Media, I Created and Posted!
Comments and
word of
appreciation
received from
the participants
for my online
workshop
conducted on
‘Fundamentals
of Visual
Communication’
for the
employees of
HDFC Ergo.
For Social Media, I Created and Posted!
I studied
hundreds of
main stream
magazine
covers and
created a visual
story about
main events of
Year 2020
through the
magazine
covers.
For Social Media, I Created and Posted!
I studied more
than 5000
covers of
magazines
released in
2020 and
shortlisted TOP
100 INDIAN
MAGAZINE
COVERS out of
400+ magazines
from 36
categories!
For Social Media, I Created and Posted!
I studied more
than 5000
covers of
magazines
released in
2020 and
shortlisted TOP
200 INDIAN
MAGAZINE
COVERS out of
400+ magazines
from 36
categories!
For Social Media, I Created and Posted!
I studied more
than 5000
covers of
magazines
released in
2020 and
shortlisted TOP
100 INDIAN
MAGAZINE
COVERS out of
400+ magazines
from 36
categories!
For Social Media, I Created and Posted!
I studied more
than 5000
covers of
magazines
released in
2020 and
shortlisted TOP
100 INDIAN
MAGAZINE
COVERS out of
400+ magazines
from 36
categories!
For Social Media, I Created and Posted!
I started
magazine
consultation
services to help
people to make
their magazines
even better!
For Social Media, I Created and Posted!
I studied more
than 5000
covers of
magazines
released in 2016
and shortlisted
TOP 100 INDIAN
MAGAZINE
COVERS out of
400+ magazines
from 24
categories!
For Social Media, I Created and Posted!
I studied more
than 5000
covers of
magazines
released in 2016
and shortlisted
TOP 200 INDIAN
MAGAZINE
COVERS out of
400+ magazines
from 24
categories!
For Social Media, I Created and Posted!
I studied more
than 300 covers
of magazines
released in Aug
2017 and
shortlisted 

TOP TEN & 

FLOP FIVE
magazine
covers from
various
categories!
For Social Media, I Created and Posted!
I studied many
national &
International
magazine
covers having
pregnant
models on the
covers and
analysed the
difference in
May 2017!
For Social Media, I Created and Posted!
I studied MAXIM
India’s covers
for almost 10
years and
analysed the
change
appeared in
annual issue on
HOT 100 when I
saw it’s 2017
issue.
For Social Media, I Created and Posted!
I shared a
teaser in Hindi
about TOP 100
INDIAN
MAGAZINE
COVERS OF 2017
out of 400+
magazines from
24 categories!
For Social Media, I Created and Posted!
I studied
BETTER
PHOTOGRAPHY
magazine
covers for more
than 16 years
and analysed
the change
appeared in the
number of
stories they put
on the cover!
For Social Media, I Created and Posted!
I studied MUKTA
magazine
covers for 3
years and
analysed the
change
appeared in the
personality of
brand in terms
of Title, Main
Visual, Stories,
Layout etc.!
For Social Media, I Created and Posted!
I studied
hundreds of
covers of
magazines
released in last
Quarter of 2019
and shortlisted
TOP 30 INDIAN
MAGAZINE
COVERS out of
400+ magazines
from 36
categories!
For Social Media, I Created and Posted!
I found it funny
when almost
every news
anchor started
posting live
sessions during
Lockdown and
all have same
background- a
rack full of
books!
For Social Media, I Created and Posted!
I shared about
my contribution
towards Hindi
language on
HINDI DIVAS, on
14 Sept. 2020.
For Social Media, I Created and Posted!
I posted my
concern about
Hindi Magazines
and their poor
condition!
For Social Media, I Created and Posted!
I analytically
studied more
than thousand
covers of 70
Hindi magazines
(few have
stopped their
publication)!
For Social Media, I Created and Posted!
I analytically
studied more
than thousand
covers of 70
Hindi magazines
(few have
stopped their
publication)!
For Social Media, I Created and Posted!
Sometimes I
observe some
interesting facts
or coincidences
when I keep
browsing lots of
magazines!
For Social Media, I Created and Posted!
I was surprised
to see DESHAJ
TIMES magazine
covers for 4
months that
they have
changed their
Title 5 times in
such a short
period!
For Social Media, I Created and Posted!
I observed
several
magazines have
changed their
Titles recently!
For Social Media, I Created and Posted!
I studied
COSMOPOLITAN
INDIA magazine
covers for
several years
and analysed
the change
appeared in the
personality of
brand in terms
of Main Visual,
Stories, Layout
etc.!
For Social Media, I Created and Posted!
I shared a
collage of
covers of
magazines I
have edited 

so far!
For Social Media, I Created and Posted!
I have created a
presentation for
the TIPS on
creating a
unique identity
of your
magazine!
For Social Media, I Created and Posted!
If you’re interested in my qualifications
• High School from St. Paul’s, 

Ajmer (1985)
• B.Sc. (Phy./Chem./Maths) from
DAV College, Ajmer (1989)
• M.Sc. (Maths) Pre. dropped (1989)
• One Year Data Preparation &
Computer Software Course from
Raghukul ITI, Ajmer (1990)
• Certification from the National
Standard Examination In
Advanced Level Programming
conducted by Computer Society 

of India (1996)
• Completed PGDCA from Makhanlal
Chaturvedi National University of
Journalism & Communication,
Bhopal (1998) 
• Executive MBA in Mass
Communications and Media
Management from NEMTS (2010) My 1st day in KG class (1972)...
I know, I’ll not stop learning till I die!
...and 

the latest
certificate
I’ve received
(May 2021)
BTW, I’ve got a good taste of music!
Yes, 

the best
of mine,
is yet to
come...
BAK
I
H
AI!
PIC
TU
R
E
ABH
I

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Content, Communication 
and Digital Marketing Consultant: The Best Visual Portfolio 2021

  • 1. C R EATIV E R ESU M E 2021 CUMULATIVE Knowledge, 
 Experience &
 Expertise! GS VIRDI Asst. Professor Media, Content, Communication 
 and Digital Marketing PORTFOLIO A story of wonderful journey of 30 years that crafted me who I am today, from an IT Expert to Asst. Professor to Media, Content, Communication and 
 Digital Marketing Professional! A VISUAL
  • 2. Teaching means Knowledge Sharing I’ll start my story with the skill I love the most and I think that I am good at. To me it is Knowledge Sharing, while others call it Teaching and Training. (Disclaimer: 
 We regret for using this blurry photograph as it’s taken from 30 years old & faded records. Viewers are advised not to adjust their screens or glasses.)
  • 3. Once there was a BILLA SIR in Ajmer • Professional Journey started as Computer Instructor at Raghukul ITI, Ajmer (Jan 1991) • Joined as Computer Programmer-cum-Instructor at Deaf & Dumb School, Ajmer and started Diploma Courses in Computer Applications (May 1992) • Joined as Senior Computer Faculty at System College of Computing (Affiliated with Makhanlal Chaturvedi National University of Journalism & Communication for 3 years BCA & 1 year PGDCA programmes) and got Tie-up with CMC Ltd. for Various corporate training programmes for Bank/Railways/Revenue Board/ Collectorate/Postal Dept. Employees (Apr 1995) • As they say ‘Life is a circle’, after a break of 20 years from classroom teaching, I got appointed as Asst. Professor at PLCSUPVA for 
 4yrs BVA in Visual Arts and 2yrs MA in MassComm. (Aug 2019) For 10 years!
  • 4. VIRDI SIR and Mass Communication May 1999 Someone suggested me to step out of the limited world of small classrooms and to share my knowledge 
 to the larger world using  Mass Communication… and I moved to Mumbai and joined Jasubhai Digital Media!
  • 5. Headed many B2C & B2B Magazines 16 years in Mumbai: Launched, Edited, Redesigned, Managed several Consumer and Business magazines from a wide range of genres including IT, Computing, Auto, Photography, Business, Imaging, Entrepreneurship, Realty, Franchising etc. in English and Hindi languages. Of course, it is team work!
  • 6. Editor for many Magazines/Webzines Launched & Edited CHIP Hindi, Better Photography Hindi, Smart Computing, Nikon Guide magazines and ApniSmartCityLife webzine. and...
  • 7. Conceptualised and Edited 12+ BOOKazines!
  • 8. Executive Editor for several Magazines
  • 9. Consulting Editor for many Magazines Extended editorial consultancy to many publications, even before their final launch like- Forbes, Entrepreneur, Overdrive. Besides all this...
  • 10. Innovations & the Craziest Activities I am grateful that my publishers gave me and my team free hand to take Better Photography magazine at the new heights by so many Innovations 
 & Brand Activities.
  • 11. They say- ‘Think out of the box’, I did it. 1. Big fat issue & Free interactive CDs with the main issue of Better Photography 2. 125 BEST TIPS & TRICKS: A supplement along with 
 the main issue of BETTER PHOTOGRAPHY 3. Released DOUBLE COVER for the first time for the 125th Issue of BETTER PHOTOGRAPHY (Oct 2007) 4. Conducted BETTER PHOTOGRAPHY EXCELLENCE AWARDS (Feb 2008) 5. Conceptualised NIKON GUIDE and a booklet for Tamil Nadu Tourism Department along with the main issue  6. Launched BETTER PHOTOGRAPHY NEWSLETTER 
 (Mar 2009) 7. Introduced DOUBLE ISSUE of BETTER PHOTOGRAPHY first time in the history of entire group (Jun 2009) 8. Relaunched POY AWARDS and Launched WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR AWARDS (Jul 2009) 9. Introduced Sponsored Supplements with Main Issue 10. Conceptualised & Introduced a Sub-magazine: 
 BETTER CELLPHONE PHOTOGRAPHY (May 2013)
  • 12. Content Versioning & Customisation Specialist Created several Customised Media Products (another version), especially in 
 िहन्दी language from an existing product as 
 Brand Expansion. English to Hindi!
  • 13. Got associated with several Media Brands ...Created content for a variety of Target Audience!
  • 14. Freelance & Personal projects begin! Jan 2004 I realised that 
 I had more bandwidth to contribute to the industry, 
 so I started  Freelance and Personal Projects.
  • 15. Content Services to several projects Tie-up with several clients including POLYCOM, MOBIEFIT, KALAAGE, Naukriguru for their content requirements- from conceptualisation to creation and execution. Also done some projects for self- MAGWORLD Excellence Awards and www.MAGworld.in. 360o
  • 16. Critical feedback and Post-mortems Accept that to improve, you need it!
  • 17. Era of Websites, Blogs & Social Media Nov 2006 It was the time when India was getting equipped with the digital and online infrastructure, I took initiative and started creating websites,
 blogs and social media activities.
  • 18. My Websites & Social Media presence gurjender@gmail.com www.mediajunction.blogspot.com
  • 19. Content Research & Critical Analysis Apr 2005 With the enough experience of Publishing and Content business and understanding of process and the industry, now I was ready to do Content Research and 
 Critical Analysis.
  • 20. ‘VIRDI’CT- ‘Virdi’s Verdict’ for the Magazines • Conducted a research: 
 Ad-Edit Analysis of 
 50 Hindi Magazines 
 (Apr 2005) • Done a research: Hindi Newspapers Ad Analysis 
 (Jun 2005) • Done a critical analysis 
 of the Launch Issue: 
 AHA ZINDAGI (Jul 2005)  • Started reviewing 
 all the newly launched 
 magazines in India and introduced ‘VIRDI’CT 
 on magazines (Dec 2007) • 350+ Indian Magazines critically reviewed and given ‘Virdi’ct (Jun 2014) ‘Virdi’ct= Quality
 Checked! WWW.MEDIAJUNCTION.BLOGSPOT.COM REVIEWED 350+ INDIAN MAGAZINES!!!
  • 21. Magazines are judged by their COVERS! • Conducted a unique study and then released- 
 TOP 100 COVERS from Magazines published in India in that one year • Started doing monthly 
 NEWSSTAND ANALYSIS 
 & Released the TOP TEN Covers of the month and also the FLOP FIVE covers of the same month • Keep an eye on Covers Making and on the New Launches of the year • Done a unique critical analysis of 1000+ Covers of 70+ Hindi Magazines
  • 22. Failures gave me opportunities to learn! Failures of projects are also part of any successful professional journey and of course such projects 
 did not pay me monetarily but, I consider them as the assignments worthy for my own learning.
  • 23. Projects that didn’t work but taught me a lot 1. Project for YAHOO Hindi (Jul 2005) 2. Project for 360° YOGA (Jul 2005) 3. A DIGITAL LIFESTYLE SUPPLEMENT 
 for Hindi Newspapers (Aug 2005) 4. Content structure for a NEW WOMEN'S magazine (Sep 2005) 5. Concept note for a TV Magazine for 
 STAR TV India (Aug 2006) 6. A unique magazine about the magazines- MAGFARE (Sep 2013) 7. A new HEALTH magazine (May 2014) 8. Presented Content & Business Plan for 
 the Business Development to Dainik Navajyoti Newspaper (Jul 2014) 9. Consultation for the Organic Farming Magazine- MAIN HOON KISAN (Oct 2015) 10. A coffee-table book for Bihar Tourism Department- 350th Birthday of Guru Gobind Singh Ji (Jul 2016)
  • 24. Mentoring the team and my colleagues Mentoring has 
 been the best way of learning for me. It not only enhanced my skills, but also helped me to build a strong and better team and that has resulted in 
 our performance.
  • 25. Train your team, get multiple benefits • Developed the well defined structure & audience profile of the magazine and then explained it to my team • Introduced story-boarding and scribbling to my team • Developed & Deployed the Editorial Work Flow in order to optimise the resources • Developed the methodology to improve a magazine: ‘101 Make Your Magazine Better’ • Deployed Editorial & Design Guidelines for my team • Workshop on ‘10 Secrets of Writing Effective Headlines’ • Created editorial Guidelines for OVERDRIVE HINDI
  • 26. Knowledge sharing is now my hobby CREATIVE COMMUNICATION How to create better presentations!
  • 27. Budding as a Visual Communicator I swear, I really don’t remember exactly when & how I developed an eye for the details, design, colours, presentations, creatives etc. and started 
 communicating 
 through the Visuals.
  • 28. Created Logos and Brand Identities
  • 29. Created many Covers and Catalogues
  • 30. Press Club’s all Visual Communications
  • 31. Creatives, Communications and… …so many Digital (A/V) Presentations!
  • 32. And then, I landed up in the Art University! The World 
 of Creativity Assistant Professor - Visual Communication 350+CREATIVE PROJECTS ACCOMPLISHED •Branding Ideas & Executions •Advertising/Marketing Communication •Visual Communication Projects •Content Development & Design •Digital Presentations (A/V & Slides) •Social Media Marketing Activities •Publications Conceptualisation •Assistant Professor- Photography & Mass Comm. HERE IN JUST TWO YEARS!
  • 33. Branding Ideas & Executions @SUPVA The WORLD of CREATIVITY. and many more!
  • 35. Visual Communication Projects @SUPVA and many more!
  • 36. Content Development & Design @SUPVA 5-DAY SUMMER WORKSHOP State University of Performing 
 & Visual Arts, Rohtak (Haryana) This certificate is awarded to for the participation and successfully completion of Five-Day Summer Workshop on 
 Basics Of Photography conducted from 4th - 8th June 2018. With Best Wishes Registrar Prof. Bharti Sharma Dean (Acad. Affairs) & CoE Ved Pal Nandal CERTIFICATE OF PARTICIPATION and many more!
  • 37. Digital Presentations (A/V & Slides) @SUPVA and many more!
  • 38. Social Media Marketing Activities @SUPVA and many more!
  • 40. Asst. Prof.- Photography & Mass Comm. @SUPVA
  • 41. ‘Sikh’ means a ‘learner’ and so I am! I’m always open to learn various new things to expand my knowledge by reading material 
 and consuming other content or by joining Workshops and Programmes.
  • 42. Busy in Reading, Workshops, Seminars • How to create Customised Hindi Content (Apr 2001) • How to create Great Magazines (Jul 2001) • Advanced Team Building by Dale Carnegie (Nov 2007) • Subscribed 5000+ magazines on MAGZTER • Joined several 
 online courses on Photography, Designing, Visual Communication, Digital Presentation etc.
  • 43. For Social Media, I Created and Posted! My professional journey or call it professional evolution!
  • 44. Topics covered in my online workshop conducted on ‘Fundamentals of Visual Communication’ for the employees of HDFC Ergo. For Social Media, I Created and Posted!
  • 45. Comments and word of appreciation received from the participants for my online workshop conducted on ‘Fundamentals of Visual Communication’ for the employees of HDFC Ergo. For Social Media, I Created and Posted!
  • 46. I studied hundreds of main stream magazine covers and created a visual story about main events of Year 2020 through the magazine covers. For Social Media, I Created and Posted!
  • 47. I studied more than 5000 covers of magazines released in 2020 and shortlisted TOP 100 INDIAN MAGAZINE COVERS out of 400+ magazines from 36 categories! For Social Media, I Created and Posted!
  • 48. I studied more than 5000 covers of magazines released in 2020 and shortlisted TOP 200 INDIAN MAGAZINE COVERS out of 400+ magazines from 36 categories! For Social Media, I Created and Posted!
  • 49. I studied more than 5000 covers of magazines released in 2020 and shortlisted TOP 100 INDIAN MAGAZINE COVERS out of 400+ magazines from 36 categories! For Social Media, I Created and Posted!
  • 50. I studied more than 5000 covers of magazines released in 2020 and shortlisted TOP 100 INDIAN MAGAZINE COVERS out of 400+ magazines from 36 categories! For Social Media, I Created and Posted!
  • 51. I started magazine consultation services to help people to make their magazines even better! For Social Media, I Created and Posted!
  • 52. I studied more than 5000 covers of magazines released in 2016 and shortlisted TOP 100 INDIAN MAGAZINE COVERS out of 400+ magazines from 24 categories! For Social Media, I Created and Posted!
  • 53. I studied more than 5000 covers of magazines released in 2016 and shortlisted TOP 200 INDIAN MAGAZINE COVERS out of 400+ magazines from 24 categories! For Social Media, I Created and Posted!
  • 54. I studied more than 300 covers of magazines released in Aug 2017 and shortlisted 
 TOP TEN & 
 FLOP FIVE magazine covers from various categories! For Social Media, I Created and Posted!
  • 55. I studied many national & International magazine covers having pregnant models on the covers and analysed the difference in May 2017! For Social Media, I Created and Posted!
  • 56. I studied MAXIM India’s covers for almost 10 years and analysed the change appeared in annual issue on HOT 100 when I saw it’s 2017 issue. For Social Media, I Created and Posted!
  • 57. I shared a teaser in Hindi about TOP 100 INDIAN MAGAZINE COVERS OF 2017 out of 400+ magazines from 24 categories! For Social Media, I Created and Posted!
  • 58. I studied BETTER PHOTOGRAPHY magazine covers for more than 16 years and analysed the change appeared in the number of stories they put on the cover! For Social Media, I Created and Posted!
  • 59. I studied MUKTA magazine covers for 3 years and analysed the change appeared in the personality of brand in terms of Title, Main Visual, Stories, Layout etc.! For Social Media, I Created and Posted!
  • 60. I studied hundreds of covers of magazines released in last Quarter of 2019 and shortlisted TOP 30 INDIAN MAGAZINE COVERS out of 400+ magazines from 36 categories! For Social Media, I Created and Posted!
  • 61. I found it funny when almost every news anchor started posting live sessions during Lockdown and all have same background- a rack full of books! For Social Media, I Created and Posted!
  • 62. I shared about my contribution towards Hindi language on HINDI DIVAS, on 14 Sept. 2020. For Social Media, I Created and Posted!
  • 63. I posted my concern about Hindi Magazines and their poor condition! For Social Media, I Created and Posted!
  • 64. I analytically studied more than thousand covers of 70 Hindi magazines (few have stopped their publication)! For Social Media, I Created and Posted!
  • 65. I analytically studied more than thousand covers of 70 Hindi magazines (few have stopped their publication)! For Social Media, I Created and Posted!
  • 66. Sometimes I observe some interesting facts or coincidences when I keep browsing lots of magazines! For Social Media, I Created and Posted!
  • 67. I was surprised to see DESHAJ TIMES magazine covers for 4 months that they have changed their Title 5 times in such a short period! For Social Media, I Created and Posted!
  • 68. I observed several magazines have changed their Titles recently! For Social Media, I Created and Posted!
  • 69. I studied COSMOPOLITAN INDIA magazine covers for several years and analysed the change appeared in the personality of brand in terms of Main Visual, Stories, Layout etc.! For Social Media, I Created and Posted!
  • 70. I shared a collage of covers of magazines I have edited 
 so far! For Social Media, I Created and Posted!
  • 71. I have created a presentation for the TIPS on creating a unique identity of your magazine! For Social Media, I Created and Posted!
  • 72. If you’re interested in my qualifications • High School from St. Paul’s, 
 Ajmer (1985) • B.Sc. (Phy./Chem./Maths) from DAV College, Ajmer (1989) • M.Sc. (Maths) Pre. dropped (1989) • One Year Data Preparation & Computer Software Course from Raghukul ITI, Ajmer (1990) • Certification from the National Standard Examination In Advanced Level Programming conducted by Computer Society 
 of India (1996) • Completed PGDCA from Makhanlal Chaturvedi National University of Journalism & Communication, Bhopal (1998)  • Executive MBA in Mass Communications and Media Management from NEMTS (2010) My 1st day in KG class (1972)...
  • 73. I know, I’ll not stop learning till I die! ...and 
 the latest certificate I’ve received (May 2021)
  • 74. BTW, I’ve got a good taste of music!
  • 75. Yes, 
 the best of mine, is yet to come... BAK I H AI! PIC TU R E ABH I