ABOUT PRCI

Public Relations Council of India (PRCI) is a premier non-political and not-for- profit organization of professionals in the fields of public relations,communication, advertising and many other allied services. It has been actively pursuing the spread and popularity of communication and Public Relation in India. It has close to 30 Chapters pan-India.

Recently, PRCI launched its global endeavour by initiating formation of its UAE Chapter and is working on setting up its wings in Australia, the US and Europe.

PRCI today has emerged as one of the foremost platforms for PR and Communication professionals for global exchange of ideas in areas of public relations, corporate communication, advertising, brand management and academics.

PRCI has successfully conducted ten global conferences and five international meets till date. It’s much vied annual prestigious awards: Chanakya Awards, PR Hall of Fame Awards & Corporate Collateral awards are like Oscars of PR & Communication world. Every year hundreds of achievers in the media & journalism, orporate communication & advertising, public & social services get recognized by PRCI in gala global conclaves in the major cities across India.

In 2013, PRCI launched its youth wing – Young Communicators Club (YCC) – across its chapters in the country. This platform gives an opportunity to the students of Journalism & Mass Communication and Business Management to learn the ropes of the industry and get industry ready after interacting with eminent media personalities through a series of workshops, seminars, contests and creative events and festivals.

PRCI organises symposiums, seminars, conferences, knowledge forums and workshops regularly in all its active chapters.

PRCI - The Governing Council

The Governing Council is the highest policy making body of the PRCI.

The members are:

M B Jayaram

Chairman Emeritus & Chief Mentor & Advisor, NTPC, Kudgi

+91 98806 82490
jayrammb@gmail.com
S D Reuben

Advisor & Mentor

+9198450 35791
reubensd@gmail.com
R Neelamegham

Advisor & Mentor

+9199890 88738
neelurnhyd@gmail.com
R T Kumar

Chairman – GC

+9198450 09659
rtk@oysters.co.in
Srinivas Murthy

Secretary General – GC

+9198450 03895
md@adwit.co.uk
R Sudarshan

Treasurer

+9196324 30564
sudarshan2820@gmail.com
Vijay Lakshmi

Director

+919871961385
mrsvijaylakshmi@yahoo.com
K K Mathew

Director

+9198450 28189
mathew.kk@dishacom.com
Geetha Shankar

Director

+9197421 68570
geethashankar2007@gmail.com
C G Jayanth

Director

+9199809 53036
jayanthcg@gmail.com

The President and Secretary General of the National executive are the Ex-officio Members of the Governing Council for their term

PRCI – The National Executive

B N Kumar

President

+9198201 28332
mailbnk@gmail.com
Ravindran Kesavan

Secretary General

+919004497127
ravindrankesavan@yahoo.co.in
Renuka Salwan

Zonal Chairperson – North

+91 9815941915
renuka.bis@gmail.com
B K Sahu

Zonal Chairman East

+91 9836290202
sahu.bibhatsu@gmail.com
Mr Amit Tripathi

Zonal Chairman – West

+91 98200 87149
amit@id8labs.com
Dr K R Venugopal

Zonal Chairman – South

+91 9844036885
venugopalkr@gmail.com
C J Singh

Vice President – National

+91 93161 33924
info@corepr.com
B Kusumakar Shetty

Joint Secretary

+91 9845018600
poornipr@gmail.com
B R Siddappa

Treasurer

+91 9880434782

PRCi-I (International)

T Vinay Kumar

Director

+91 9447141699
vinayguide@gmail.com

PRCI – National Advisory Board

  • C V Narsimha Reddy – Hyderabad
  • Aditi Dua – New Delhi
  • GPC Nair – Kerala
  • Jitender Bhargava – Mumbai
  • Yogesh Joshi – Mumbai
  • HS Eashwar – Bengaluru
  • Srinivasan – Chennai
  • Tapathi Basu – Kolkata
  • Manohar Prabhakar – Jaipur
  • Bish Mukherjee – Chennai

International Advisors

  • Mathew Hibberd – UK
  • Guru Nagaraj – US
  • Marjorie Anderson – Australia
  • Satish Poopjary – Dubai

PRCI Directors – National Executive

  • S Narendra – Bengaluru
  • Vishwanath Pandey – Varanasi
  • Deepak Jolly – Gurgaon
  • Sanjeev  Bhanawat – Jaipur
  • Dr Ch. Sanjay – Hyderabad
  • G C Banik – Mumbai
  • Vijayakumar – Bengaluru
  • Pranab Pani – Bengaluru
  • Harsha Suhalka – Bhopal
  • D Ramachandran – Hyderabad
  • Anil Nayak – Bengaluru
  • B M Sundaram – Bengaluru
  • Shabnam Asthana – Pune
  • Jayaprakash Rao – Bengaluru
  • Nivedita Gowda – Mysore
  • Aparna Dharmender – Hyderabad
  • TVS Narayan – Hyderabad
  • B Thyagaraj – Bengaluru
  • Natesh Nair – Kerala
  • Dr C Manohar – Bengaluru
  • Arjit Majumdar – Kolkata
  • S R Krishnan – New Delhi
  • S K Kaul – New delhi
  • Naomi Junaid –

PRCI Chapters & Chairpersons

  • Chandigarh – Aneesh  Bhanot
  • New Delhi – Dr Gaganjit Singh
  • Jaipur – Anuradha Mittal
  • Hyderabad – Dr Ghisulal Jain
  • Bengaluru – B K Ravi
  • Mumbai – Ajay Sharma
  • Goa – Ravi Bhatnagar
  • Pune – Avinash Gavai
  • Bhopal – C K Sardana
  • Kolkata – R N Mahapatra
  • Bareilly – Dr Fakhruddin
  • Kochi – U S Kutty
  • Chennai – S. Suganthy
  • Manipal – Dr G P Shivaram
  • Hubli-Dharwad – Nayana G
  • Solapur – Ravindra Chincholkar
  • Guwahati – Samir Battacharya
  • Ludiana – N Bhava
  • Bhubanshwar – Ashok Kumar Panda
  • Raipur – Yogendra Shisode
  • Bhadrawati – Puttaswamy Gowda
  • Baroda – Malati Gayakwad