The Ying : Vijaya
copywriter, graphics designer, logo artist
A keen listener, writer, women right activist, motivational speaker and social worker
Vijayalakshmi is a well known Branding consultant, working on various National & International Visual Communication Projects for various medias covering Print, Web, Digital & Social Networking.
"The Golden Honey Bee"
She specializes in hunting Catchy Brand Names, Juicy Product Names, Professional Company Names in English, Hindi, Greek, French, Sanskrit and Spanish.
Vijayalakshmi hold a Bachelor degree in science and a masters degree in Arts, backed up with an advance diploma in Graphics Design. She has been actively working from last 10 years with various SMEs and Start-ups for Web Design Studio, Press, Digital Channels and Non-profit Organizations.
As an avid Photoshop and Illustrator expert, she loves playing with Typography and Color. Through her educational CDs and design school "IMEDIA ACADEMY", she is a role-model to various budding graphics designer, design students for corporate identity projects.
Vijaya is a socialite... social activist... story teller... and Loves to hang out with friends, family.
She has co-authored various Books, CDs, magazines and articles covering various insights of Branding & Creative Designs.
She loves travelling and has made a wishlist for coming time to visit - The Times Square -New York City, Grand Canyon, Arizona, South Beach, Miami, Las Vegas Sign, Nevada, Hollywood Sign, Los Angeles, Glow worm cave -New Zealand, Fingal's Cave -Scotland, Venice, Tuscany -Italy, Ice hotel -Norway, Athens, Greece, London, England, Rome, Italy, Moscow, Russia, Scotland, Austria...
Vijaya's mantra is simple "EAT, SLEEP, PLAY and WORK HARD".
Personalities I Most Admire:
Mother Teresa, Oprah Winfrey, William Shakespeare
The Yang : Sushant
art director, brand consultant, internet marketing specialist
A born creative person, thinker, brand consultant, social worker, motivational speaker, meditation master, ayurveda yoga martial practitioner, spritual mentor and master in Information Technology.
In last 20 years, Sushant has built an impressive international portfolio of over 10000 + projects both on national and the global front.
He has a passion for generating creative ideas & brand experience to help client's. He work passionately with small & medium sized businesses from across the world.
Sushant successfully built and sold over a dozen Web Portals and VIP Domain Names in late 90s making him a small fortune to retire early at the age of 28. During his professional career, his profile revolved around delivering successful global projects with various Software and Advertising Agencies like eDynamic Corporation Canada, GIGA Informatics Newyork, MaCann Ad Agency, SIS, e2 Solutions, IIS Webcity, Spearhead Digital Studio, Brand Generators, Quadra NINE, Infopark, Arena Multimedia... the list is long :) Some of the premium Brands 'Sushant' have been fortunate enough to work with brands like American Express, Bacardi, DCM, Fenesta, Eicher, Sony, Samsung, Oberoi, Le Meridien, Clarks Inn...
His practical experience covers a range of culture, countries, business sectors and delivery medias, providing branding consultancy in almost all verticals like Hospitality, ITes, Pharma, Real Estate, FMCG, Education, Retail, Finance, Entertainment.
He is winner of several awards and is covered regularly by various Design Portals, Newspapers & Magazines, including "Adobe.com Showcase".
In 2004, after retirement from active
profession, he settled back to his beautiful hometown in the middle Himalayan range; co-founding a successful startup "iMedia Group" and started a Non Profit Orginization to help street / slum children, women and youth.
Spiritual Life: admire, absorb and live - The ZEN Life
Sushant belives in the traditional vedic and Zen approach - balancing the 4 quadrants of life: Personal, Professional, Social and Spiritual.
From his childhood he follows the four supreme Gurus -
Shiva's Aardhnarishwar Sawaroopa (The perfect balance of Purusha & Prakarati)
Leonardo Da Vinci (Ideas - Inspiration - Innovation - Intelligence)
Aacharya Chanakya (Impossible Vision to Reality)
Gautama Buddha (Self Relization, Love and Peace)
You can follow Sushant's Youtube Channel for spiritual, life skills and motivational content at https://www.youtube.com/gurusushant
The 5th Element : Ritu
client relationship head, website designer
Based in Mississaugua, Toronto, Ritu is the frontface of iMedia for North American clients for over a decade. All Logo, Web & Branding project queries from this part of the world is been handled by her.
Her special work skills include customer orientation, developing business relationship on ethics and transparency.
Apart than a Commerce Degree and a Diploma in Multimedia, Ritu has got certifications from reputed Canadian Colleges - HUMBER COLLEGE (Toronto, Canada) 2007 in Digital Design Certification Program RYERSON UNIVERSITY (Toronto, Canada) 2004 in Design Management Program. Ritu is also an active Social Worker and is associated with Toastmasters International Organization. Some of her achievements are:
The Aura : Dr. Somesh K. Sharma
astrologist, numerologist, vastu expert
Dr. Somesh K. Sharma is a dynamic, multitalented & multifaceted personality. He is internationally commended Astrological Research Professional and one of the rising stars in astrology in the world, today. With an astrological career spanning 25 years, he has read & predicted for thousands of people who feel uplifted, satisfied, and confident because of his unique insight and keen knowledge of Astrology, Numerology, Vastu-Shastra & Feng-shui, Palmistry and Gemology.
He is Post graduated in the field of Biochemistry and molecular biology and thereafter achieved his 'Doctors in Astrological Sciences'. One of the beauties of his practice is; his wide understanding of various popular religious believes which helped him greatly to share his expertise for the benefit of people across the globe irrespective of their caste and religion.
He has traveled the world shaping thousands of people through new age holistic therapies like crystal healing, Astro-counseling, creative meditation and much more. He is world renowned for his par excellence achievement in the 'WORLD OF ASTROLOGY' and is aptly known as a "Person with Midas touch".
Books / DVDs Authored by Sushant & Vijaya
A trusted brand consultants and friend for entrepreneurs.
For over the years iMedia is known for building Brands for SMEs and Start-ups, who cannot afford Big Advertising Firms & their BIG Fees. They usually land up in a Local DTP Shop, most of them does not have knowledge about Branding, Corporate Identity and Product Positioning.
The end results are inferior, confusing, tasteless and extremely negative.
As an affordable 360° Creative Agency, iMedia offers all types of Creative Branding and Advertising Solutions through a perfect blend of Creativity & Technology. The iMedia Group has two registered companies iMedia Advertising Agency (Logo, Packaging & Branding Services) and iMedia Infotech Pvt Ltd (Website, Internet Marketing & Multimedia Solutions).
With the SYNERGY of these two divisions, our clients don't have to run from one company to other for different services, iMedia offer them One-Stop-Shop and they save TIME & MONEY and focus on core issues like Sales, Operations, Management. In this Digital Era of SKYPE, MOBILE, SOCIAL MEDIA, EMAILS - the clients can now go beyond the local city DTP Operator for Logo, Branding and Creative Services. We work online from a lovely himalayan valley - The Dehradun (Hub of Best schools in India).
Sushant and Vijaya are a bit of charitable person, not for the publicity in it, but for they knows what it's like to need the help of others. When they were in our mid twenties, they founded - a Non Profit Organization in 2004.
Driven by poverty, one in six children around the world engage in full or part-time work that meets international definitions of child labor.
We are deeply concerned about the welfare of children & women; their education, health and overall development.
Grassroot level Projects
HELP Society intends to mobilize the deprived community to fight for its own rights and on the same hand, aware people about social issues and influence government policies by conducting surveys, seminars, quiz, debates, road show, workshops, signature campaigns and rallies on various social issues like Child Rights, AIDS, Women Issues, Drugs, Disaster Management, Environment, Youth Development and World Peace.