‘Do IT Talent Ventures’ for the Creative Industry
Chennai, Friday, June 08, 2018: Two of India’s creative mentors, in a unique collaboration today launched the country’s first integrated multi-disciplinary talent management firm – ‘Do IT Talent Ventures’. Darshana Bhalla and Radha Kapoor Khanna introduced the country to their new visionary talent venture firm that aims at broadening the horizon of talent management and development across genres. This new venture will work towards building skills across content platforms to further enhance the landscape of the country’s creative industries in the years to come.
Formed in April 2018, Do IT Talent Ventures will beled by Darshana Bhalla, former CEO of Mates - the entertainment unit ofMadison Communication and Radha Kapoor Khanna, Founder & Executive DirectorDo IT Creations – a flagship holding company of The Three Sisters:Institutional Office (TTS:IO) focused on establishing new age creativebusinesses. TTS:IO through Do IT Creations has incubated ventures acrosseducation, media, entertainment, sports and retail. Do IT Talent Ventures –Subsidiary of Do IT Creations, is established as an integrated talentmanagement firm which manages and promotes some of the country’s high profilepersonalities in film, TV, sports and the culinary space before diversifyinginto various other creative verticals such as music and arts. With diverseinterests in every aspect of the entertainment value chain - from talentmanagement and consulting to creating and owning of IPs, Do IT Talent Ventureshas sectorial experts with a proven record of accomplishment andexperience to manage monetise and market multiple forms ofproperties.
In the span of three months, the brand has alreadysigned a number of personalities across Films, TV and Sports namely FarhanAkhtar, John Abraham, Lara Dutta, Kajal Aggarwal, Neeraj Pandey Samir Kochhar inEntertainment and Vicky Ratnani in Culinary. While in sports,the brand has signed up with Virender Sehwag, Mahesh Bhupathi, GeetaPhogat, Ashwini Ponnappa, Robin Singh, Viren Rasquinha and Aparna Popat. Witha staff of trained professionals, mentors and promoters, the team posesses acumulative experience of over 500 deals in the celebrity business.
Speaking on the occasion Ms. Darshana Bhalla,CEO & Founder, Do IT Talent Ventures (India) Private Limited said,“Our primary vision at Do IT Talent Ventures is collective progress. We willfocus on talent from various genres of the creative industries and enableconstant optimization of their talents time and resources. We believe in afocused institutional approach. With this collaboration, we will renderservices beyond the current scope available in the market place. In the comingyears, we look forward to broadening our horizon by expanding our reach toother verticals and invest our efforts to bring maximized value to ourclients.”
Speaking at the launch announcement, Ms.Radha Kapoor Khanna, Founder & Executive Director – Do IT Creations said,‘Our vision at Do IT is to be an integral part of the creative industry basedon our philosophy of DICE - Design, Innovation, Creativity andEntrepreneurship. An integrated and holistic talent management enterprise likeDo IT Talent Ventures, having an ethos of long term value creation, can emergeas a market leader in this space, whilst metamorphosing the landscape of thisindustry with diversified revenue streams. Under the holding company Do ITCreations, with a presence in entertainment, sports, media, retail amidst otherconsumer focused businesses, there was a natural fit for the group to establisha presence in the talent ecosystem wherein we have the unique advantage ofunlocking synergies by leveraging our portfolio of new age creative ventures’.