Bhubaneswar, November 07, 2011: Mr. Nilambar Rath joined as “Editorial Advisor” of the Odisha360.com. Mr. Rath is a senior journalist, communication specialist and media teacher and trainer. He has got rich and varied experience in the field of print and audio-visual media covering key engagements like newsgathering, writing and editing, production, TV anchoring and media business management. He is also closely associated with serious online journalism and e-learning over a couple of years.
In his active professional career for over two decades, Mr. Rath has served reputed media organizations like ‘Chandamama Publications’, ‘Sambad’, ‘ETV Network’, ‘Kanak TV’ and ‘Naxatra News’ etc. at various positions and shown outstanding contribution to the growth of the media production industry in the state. He has demonstrated many pioneering works to promote quality journalism, especially in broadcast media platform, during his tenures as Head of ‘ETV Odia- News’ (and one of the key leaders at the 12 channels ‘ETV Network’) and later as the Editor-in-Chief of 24×7 multi-lingual news channel, ‘Naxatra News’.
Mr. Rath is also passionately driven towards quality education in the field of mass communication and journalism and is been engaged in media teaching and writings for quite some time. He visits universities and leading mass communication institutions as a guest faculty and writes on media in different academic and on-line publications. He is leading a non-profit web initiative on media education and research, titled www.medialearning.in, as the Editor and Mentor.