Universal Hires VP, Changi Picks Wild

Universal Networks makes senior hire

Media comapny Universal Networks International (UNI) has appointed Ramez Sheikh (pictured) as vice president of network development and distribution across Asia Pacific. The appointment follows recent key regional hires for the company's marketing, programming and ad sales departments to accelerate growth of the network's channels. He will be in charge of growing UNI's portfolio distribution, developing new business in the region's emerging markets. Sheikh will be based in Singapore and will report to Christine Fellowes, managing director for UNI Asia Pacific.

Changi goes Wild

Following a pitch, Changi Airport Group has appointed Wild Advertising & Marketing to launch Changi Recommends, a brand new service offering by Changi Airport Group. Wild will be responsible for developing the brand identity, website design and marketing for the service. With Changi Recommends, Changi Airport Group offers customers exclusive deals from popular merchants for dining, entertainment, shopping and other attractions.

Clozette engages youths

Fashion website Clozette will unveil the finalists of its first Inter-Campus pageant King and Queen 2012 at its official photo shoot at Wisma Atria. The pageant was organised as part of the company's efforts to engage its young and fashion-forward community. The 48 pageant finalists will be revealed on 4 August, with online voting to begin from 10 August to 12 September. Winners of the pageant will walk away with more than SG$1,500 worth of prizes, while online voters stand a chance to win prizes worth over SG$3,000.