NEW YORK, Jan. 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Shruti Ganguly has been named to the newly created position of vice president, television and video of NYLON Media Inc. She will oversee the growth of all video content offerings, including the development and production of all original programming and branded advertising content for NYLON Video. This is a return engagement for Ganguly, who previously was a video producer with NYLON. The announcement was made today by Paul Greenberg, CEO.
Ganguly's work as producer and director on both feature-length and short films has been showcased at Sundance, SXSW, Venice, and Telluride, among others. Among her producing credits is the upcoming Yosemite -- made with James Franco and his production company, Rabbit Bandini -- as well as The Color of Time, and Black Dog, Red Dog. Ganguly produced the film H. that was awarded the Venice Biennale College Cinema prize and is being screened at this month's 2015 Sundance Film Festival.
Ganguly was most recently producer at Conde Nast Entertainment, where she worked on the Vogue brand and produced the popular video series "73 Questions." She has also held a senior position at MTV Networks.
"I'm thrilled to welcome Shruti back to NYLON. Her wealth of experience, her tremendous accomplishments, and her knowledge of our brand make her the ideal person to direct the expansion of NYLON Video and oversee the development of more exclusive content, original series programming, and branded videos," said Greenberg.
Ganguly is an INK (TED India) Fellow (2013) and was given the Global Economic Symposium Young Fellows award in 2014. She currently serves on the jury for the CLIO Awards in the film and digital video category. In addition, Ganguly is currently developing a feature film titled Green Dolphin with director Chris Kenneally and executive producer Keanu Reeves.
NYLON Media Inc. -- NYLON.com, NYLON magazine, NYLON Guys magazine, FashionIndie.com and Socialyte -- is a leading international provider of fashion, beauty, music and pop culture content for today's young Millennial It Girls and Guys with digital, print, social, influencer, e-commerce and event assets. NYLON Media Inc. has a global brand presence in the United States, Japan, Korea, Thailand, Singapore, Indonesia and Mexico. NYLON Media Inc. is backed by Los Angeles-based Diversis Capital LLC, a North American private equity firm founded in 2013 and led by Chairman Marc Luzzatto. For more information, go to www.nylon.com.
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