Network18 Media and Investments today said it has appointed Rahul Joshi as the managing director for a three-year term with immediate effect.

Joshi has been associated with Network18 Group since September 2015 and is the chief executive officer - news, and the group editor in chief.

TV18 Broadcast, the news broadcasting arm of Network18, has also appointed Rahul Joshi as its managing director, a release said today.

Viacom18 Media, the entertainment broadcasting arm of Network18, has appointed Sudhanshu Vats as its managing director. Vats has been associated with Viacom18 for the last six years and is the group chief executive of Viacom18.

Sam Balsara to be inducted into IAA Hall of Fame *Advertising veteran Sam Balsara will be inducted into the International Advertising Association Hall of Fame at the association's leadership awards on July 27.

"The Hall of Fame is the biggest honour that the IAA bestows in India. It is reserved for someone who has not just built and run a great company, but has gone beyond the call of duty and made a significant contribution to the industry as a whole," said Ramesh Narayan, president, IAA.

Balsara is the founder, chairman and managing director of Madison World and Madison Communications.-Outlook