Femina Icons Of South: The man behind iconic events, Cilvin J
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An engineer turned entrepreneur, Cilvin started his entrepreneurship journey immediately after his graduation with ‘iThoughtz Technologies’, a tech company. When his first company failed, he took it in stride and quickly bounced back with Evoke Media, an entertainment, media and Communication Company that has taken the events & advertising industry by a storm with their large scale projects.Cilvin was always inclined towards creative branding and to help enterprises grow using the latest trends in advertising, branding and event management. In a span of 10 years, Evoke Media has become synonymous with large scale Sportainment, Corporate and Government events such as the Special Olympics International Football Championship 2019, 2nd India-China informal Summit and the DEFEXPO 2018.
Evoke Media headed by Cilvin successfully executed the protocol and cultural arrangements at the second India- China Informal Summit that took place in the presence of Chinese President Xi Jinping and Prime Minister Narendra Modi at Chennai. They played a vital role in the event and media publicity for the DEFEXPO 2018 and formulated a digital awareness campaign along with the State Government of Tamil Nadu to raise awareness about diseases like Dengue, Measles and Rubella and successfully executed the world’s largest organ donation awareness drive with state-wide campaigns, promotional activities and marathons.
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