Hi, This is Akshay Hooda
Seasoned Digital Marketer
His first job was with a boutique footwear brand, Carlton London. Wherein he learned the nuts and bolts of product development, merchandising, and online sales for their national rollout. Post Carlton London, he joined South Indian footwear giant and One of India’s largest footwear brands - VKC Group. He was in the core team to put forth a online presence of the brand. VKC Group was the first time he groomed a digital marketing team from scratch. VKC Group was where he honed his skills on project management, market research, and data analytics.
To fast track his learning, and to hone up marketing skills, He joined the Master’s Program in Business Administration with Thapar University, which is one of the premier Indian Technical Universities. Thapar University is where Akshay met like-minded people and space to experiment. It was the beginning of his first enterprise, Mysterious Monks - A community-based travel experience company. Thapar University was also where he met Shubham Khurana, his technical peer in Internet marketing. This is where they would spend evenings and nights into working on freelance projects and gaining WordPress expertise. A collective called Digi Bounce was hence formed.
Digital Bounce offered Website Development and Social Media Marketing services and consulting to start-ups, small businesses, and traditional businesses coming online for the first time.
Now, this startup e is full-service website management and internet marketing agency with offices in Delhi and Chandigarh.
Akshay is heading the Operations and Social Media Campaigns.
He brings in smart team management skills; SEO, SEM and SMM competence; brand promotion and strong campaign planning capabilities on the table to make campaigns effective, data-driven, and targeted.
Sought After Speaker
He is a sought-after speaker for Online Promotion Courses across Institutions.
He has shared his insights on Social Media Promotions under Digi Bounce Learning at Thapar University, Haryana Agricultural University, and Guru Jambheshwar University.
He has worked closely with faculty from IIM- Amritsar, and ISB- Mohali in advising them on their digital strategy.
An Untiring Traveller
Akshay loves to travel up-hills and spend time contemplating. Most of his best ideas met him while being on travel. He rides or goes on backpacking trips to regain his focus and rejuvenate himself.
He plans to go on a bike trip to Nubra Valley before his birthday in 2020.
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