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About us

We believe that Events are the best audience-aggregation platforms and Entertainment is the most engaging form of content. We understand Media and how it can be leveraged. Our passion, commitment, expertise and our services are focused towards creating WOW moments by weaving together these 3 aspects.

Founded in 2004, Wow Entertainment & Media Pvt Ltd is the brainchild of Umesh Sawant, a seasoned professional, who has acquired proficiency and been deeply involved in the entertainment, events & media marketing space for more than 23 years. During his 16 years stint with The Times of India Group he played a key role as part of the conceptualization, marketing and execution team for big ticket events such as Femina Miss India, Filmfare Awards, Femina Look of The Year, etc. Umesh’s passion for enterprise and a dream to redefine the functioning of the Entertainment & Event industry from execution led to idea-based execution are the foundation stones for the inception of Wow.

Consistent innovation and excellence in an extremely demanding market place being the vision and the driving force, Wow is a melting pot of creative ideas from different disciplines of thoughts which continues to give birth to a plethora of path breaking and innovative services.

Wow brings to the table the expertise required to take its clients and their events effectively to the widest possible audience throughout the world. While offering a large and diverse spectrum of services, Wow retains the excitement and passion of a start up with its exceptional agility in the market and freshness of ideas.

Our scope of services extend from conceptualizing, planning and implementing large-scale events to organizing B2B & B2C exhibitions and trade fairs all across the country.

Wow has also pioneered several media ventures like International Tourism promotions, Travel based Television shows, Innovations in print media, Product launches etc. We also manage advertising, media planning and media buying for clients on a need-based and selective basis.

Our philosophy of giving clients maximum value for their money and consistently delighting them with impactful and effective ideas has fueled our growth by forging long-term relationships with our clients.

The Helm

Umesh Sawant, Managing Director, Wow Entertainment and Media Pvt. Ltd carries with him over 23 years of rich and diverse experience in the Entertainment, Events and Media space. During his 16 years stint with The Times of India Group, apart from being involved with hard-core media sales for Times Group Publications and audience engagement initiatives of Times Response, Umesh was also part of the core event concept and marketing team for all the big ticket events under the Times Group banner – be it Femina Miss India with its international fashionr-based format , the prestigious Filmfare Awards with its huge entertainment value or the Bombay Times Party with its exclusive glamour quotient.

His entrenchment in the space during a period that is termed as the renaissance period for Events & Entertainment in India (1994 to 2013) when Femina Miss India & Filmfare Awards redefined the way fashion, glamour and film-based events were created , executed and scaled to a different level altogether, has given Umesh a deep understanding and distinct advantage which reflects in the ideas that Wow Entertainment & Media Pvt Ltd. has been creating and executing for the past 10 years.

Considered by his peers to be extremely dynamic and proactive with a futuristic view, Umesh has carved a niche for Wow Entertainment in a very short span of time. The constant spirit of striving for excellence and perfection , his extremely out-of-the-box strategies and strong sense of purpose are the central guiding forces behind everything that Wow delivers to its clients.

Events become feelings,
feelings become events.

Weddings

At WOW Entertainment we have crafted a name for ourselves in the specialized field of Wedding Events conceptualization and execution. Apart from concept, design and production for weddings, we also handle the entire logistics for wedding events which includes airport transfers, helpdesk at all hotels, transportation between hotels etc.

In this niche space which requires deft management, coordinating various aspects related to a wedding event and handling multiple people/suppliers at various levels, we deliver an end to end scope of service which includes and covers everything that is needed to ensure a smooth flow of events and a memorable experience. Our expertise takes care of hotel negotiations, logistics, hospitality, wedding collaterals – design and creation, guest relations and management, artiste/performance & stage management, technical coordination, etc.

In a nutshell, our expertise endeavors to deliver a completely glitch-free wedding event and to ensure an impactful and truly memorable experience to the host families as well as all the guests.

Services

Our services are designed as per the requirements and demands of our clients with different specifications and suitable solutions and thus maintaining proper communication and understanding.

Events
Wedding
Celebrity Management
Advertising

What they say about us

"I have seen this co. from its early days of inception. It's commendable how it has steered itself with tactical precision into large events. I am sure Umesh, the MD, will use this instinct and hard-earned experience to maneuver the co. to even greater heights of success."

Pradeep Guha, Ex-President Times of India   

"I am a very demanding and particular person and when it comes to my representation I am that much more particular because I believe that my manager interatcing with people on my behalf makes it an extension of me.Therefore he needs to be someone I can trust and someone I can be proud of as my representative.I have found that with Wow Entertainment and Media.They are young,dynamic and forward looking company with sophistication,class and dignity."

Diana Hayden    

"Innovative, integrated and dependable are some of the key words that are synonymous to Wow entertainment and Media. While earlier working at The Times of India, Umesh's excellent domain knowledge and networking in the travel industry enabled us to build and grow the advertising business from this sector. Currently spearheading Wow entertainment and Media, Umesh continues to enable us to tap new business opportunities in the travel and tourism industry. This team is definitely in the business of delivering the 'Wow' experience."

Dr. Bhaskar Das, President, The Times Of India Group   

"Wow Entertainment is known for it's "Out of the Box" marketing ideas. Wow was the first to introduce customized Destination Travel Supplements with endorsements from Bollywood stars, Miss Indias and supermodels. This gave aspiration to travel in the upper middle class segment. Wow has always delivered the best value for money for Kuoni. Umesh Sawant, MD, Wow Entertainment has always been a professional you can depend on."

Zubin Karkaria, CEO, Kuoni Travel India   

"In a scintillating ceremony at the Hilton in Mumbai, new "Glam Gurus" were appointed at the first Zoom Glam Awards 2006.We would like to state that the event was brilliantly executed by WOW entertainment. It was the expertise and experience of the team at WOW that helped make, the first Zoom Glam Awards a mega success."

M.K.Anand, Ex-Vice-President, Zoom Televison   

Celebrity Management

With its growing portfolio of services in the Entertainment, Event and Media industry foraying into celebrity management was a natural extension for Wow Entertainment & Media Pvt Ltd.

With its growing portfolio of services in the Entertainment, Event and Media industry foraying into celebrity management was a natural extension for Wow Entertainment & Media Pvt Ltd.

Diana Hayden

Wow manages and represents Diana Hayden - An actress, television host, international model, grooming expert, motivational speaker, philanthropist, former Miss World and an Author.

Compelled to leave school in the eighth standard, and having started working from the tender age of fourteen, Diana uses her own life experiences, her struggles, determination, growth and success as examples of truth and reality. Diana conducts lectures on confidence building, motivation and grooming. She has helped prepare and groom contestants of various nationalities for beauty pageants like Miss World and Miss Europe, and lectures extensively in the art of grooming.

Diana has modeled for various international brands such as L’Oreal, Colgate and Chopard and has served as a host for an array of international events, including The Laureus World Sports Awards in Barcelona, The Wisden Cricketer of the Century in London, the Miss Europe competition, and the Ad Asia Awards (Asia's most prestigious Advertising Awards). She was the Special Guest at the Red Cross Ball held in Monaco by Prince Rainier and Prince Albert and has also been a guest and Good Will Ambassador at venues ranging from the Cannes Film Festival to the White House State Dinner.Diana has been the Brand Ambassador for Avalon Aviation Academy, Durian, Reality Show on 9x – Fact Miss Teen India etc

Diana was a Celebrity participant in Bigg Boss Season 2 (equivalent of Big Brother)

Actively involved with charities around the world, Diana is especially focused on issues affecting women and children. She has helped raise millions of dollars and build awareness for organizations such as Variety Club, Lifeline, CRY, Alert India, CAP, of which she is an Advisory Board member, PETA, Greenpeace and the Spastic Society of India. Committed to campaigning for Breast Cancer Awareness and HIV/AIDS education, Diana also builds globally with Habitat for Humanity International.

In June 2012 Diana released her first book, which is a comprehensive grooming guide for women, titled A Beautiful Truth – The Art of Grooming for Women.

In June 2012 Diana released her first book, which is a comprehensive grooming guide for women, titled A Beautiful Truth – The Art of Grooming for Women.

Endorsements and Tie-ups with Bollywood stars

With its growing portfolio of services in the Entertainment, Event and Media industry foraying into celebrity management was a natural extension for Wow Entertainment & Media Pvt Ltd.

Shah Rukh Khan - LML

The leading superstar of Bollywood - Shah Rukh Khan endorsed LML bikes in print, outdoors and electronic media. This was the first time LML engaged a Bollywood superstar.


John Abraham, Fardeen Khan, Celina Jaitley, Dia Mirza

With its growing portfolio of services in the Entertainment, Event and Media industry foraying into celebrity management was a natural extension for Wow Entertainment & Media Pvt Ltd.


Yana Gupta and Amrita Arora

Emirates Airlines launched their Cochin operations where Wow provided Bollywood beauties Yana Gupta and Amrita Arora to add glamour to the evening.

Tourism Marketing, Advertising & Media Services

WOW Entertainment is deeply entrenched in the Travel & Tourism sector in India by virtue of our extensive experience/associations in the tourism space and our relationships with most of the International Tourism Boards and major Travel brands within the country.

We have pioneered destination-led print supplements which have been published by many of the leading newspapers – The Times of India Group, The Economic Times, etc. These supplements are created and distributed by us in association with media houses with the objective of empowering readers with highlights about a particular international destination and thereby create an aspiration for visiting these countries/destinations. This concept which leverages the power of print media and offers a potent editorial-led co-created context for tourism boards/travel brands has been effectively used by many Tourism Boards/Travel Brands wishing to target the aspirational Indian audience.

The array of concepts created by us in this space include – creating destination-focused print supplements, destination promotion through celebrity associations – execution through Print, TV and other media, Tourism focused booklets – creation and distribution alongwith Newspapers/Magazines.

As an extension of this competence in the travel and tourism space, we also offer media and marketing consultancy services to many of the International Toursim Boards.

The scope of our service in the media space also extends to media planning and buying/releasing. Kanakia Group, Expo India, Kimaya, Marc Cain, SOTC are some of the clients who work with us for media planning and buying.

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