BIG FM LAUNCHES HIGH ENGAGEMENT FESTIVAL PLAN FOR LISTENERS AND ADVERTISERS

BIG FM LAUNCHES HIGH ENGAGEMENT FESTIVAL PLAN FOR LISTENERS AND ADVERTISERS

BIG FMLAUNCHES HIGH ENGAGEMENT FESTIVAL PLAN FOR LISTENERS AND ADVERTISERS 

  • BIG FM to launch 10 programming initiatives this festive season
    1. BIG Nau Deviyan – celebrating 9 facets of women through stories, song and video
    2. Bolo Durga Ma ki – Felicitating real-life Durgas who have broken stereotypes
    3. SuramaayiChhath – Discovering the essence of Chhath puja through on – air and on – ground celebrations
    4. BIGDiwaliDhamaka – Deal Ka mamlahai– Showcasing the best deals around town
    5. BadtaChal– The Finance Show – First of its kind business and market update show on radio
    6. NeeleshMisralive in concert – An on-ground series of 12 city story-telling tour
    7. Gadgetted Officer – A one-stop-shop for knowing about gadgets and consumer durables starting this festive season
    8. Suhana Safarlive in concert– The timeless musical journey goes on-ground
    9. BIG Golden Voice – 6th season of the singing reality show on radio
    10. What Children Want – Encouraging kids to follow their dreams this Children’s Day
  • Platform agnostic content to reach listeners through BIG FM and their social media pages

 Chennai, 10thOctober, 2018: BIG FM, one of India’s largest radio networks, has launched exciting national as well as region specific spikes for the upcoming festive season. With markets stabilizing post demonetization and the implications of GST, BIG FM has witnessed an influx in programming volume coming into play. The chan nel x hibits a consistency in performance by launching innovative campaigns, curating platform-agnostic content whic h eventually has led to a high success rate.

Parallelly, BIG FM is also looking at partnering with advertisers for deep integration, long tenure and spon so rship sales.The radio network is invariably looking at providing a clutter free experince by reducing ad inv entory in key markets. The radio network inte nds to increase rates byapproximately 12 – 15 % in core markets and a rate correction Rs. 25 – 35 / 10 secs in smaller stations.

Commenting on the same, Mr. Asheesh Chatterjee, CFO, BIG FM says, “The idea is to offer our advertisers with unique value proposition by providing plethora of festival spikes, unique integration restricting cloud burst and providing extremely good ROIs for advertisers. With 90% of our stations ranked amongst the top stations as per IRS 2017, we look forward to seamlessly serving our advertisers and listenerswith interesting and exciting con tent.”

Radio penetration has showed a phenomenal growth of nearly 100% across India between 2014 and 2017 as per a report by IRS.Only 35% of our population has access to the internet as compared to broadcast radio which has access to 99% of the Indian population. Radio medium also holds far stronger position over internet in priority st ates including Bihar, MP, Tamil Nadu, UP, West Bengal, Orissa etc. Staying aligned to the brand ethos of Suno Su nao, Life Banao,the upcoming festival plan is shortly arriving to make life beautiful with interesting content and ti meless music.