ParentCircle has roped in renowned educationist, Mrs YGP, child rights crusader, Prof. Shantha Sinha, veteran broadcast professional, Mr. Vishnu Shankar, and well-known child counsellor, Mrs. Arundhati Swamy, as key members of the content advisory board.
The subject-matter experts of the content advisory board will bring in their expertise and assist the ParentCircle team with valuable advice on the direction the company should follow to attain its content objectives. Mrs Rajyalakshmi Parthasarathy, better known as Mrs YGP, is the pioneer of Indian value-based education system. She will be sharing her overall insights on the type of content the organisation should be producing, especially in the field of education. Prof. Shantha Sinha was the two-time Chairperson of NCPCR (National Commission for Protection of Child Rights). She is also a Padma Shri award winner for her exceptional work in the field of child rights. Prof. Shantha will advise on several aspects of learning and literature.
Mr. Vishnu Shankar is a former BBC World Service journalist with more than two decades of experience in leadership roles at various media houses. One of the most effective voices of the broadcast world, Vishnu will help with important aspects related to the overall content strategy as the brand reaches out to its target audience. Ms. Arundhati Swamy, a Guidance Counsellor at M. Ct. M. International School, Chennai, is one of the most respected faces in child counselling. A former president of the Chennai Counsellor’s Foundation, Arundhati will support ParentCircle with her valuable insights in the area of parenting and child development.
Speaking on the announcement, Ms. Nalina Ramalakshmi, Founder and Managing Director, ParentCircle said, “Parenting is a continuous learning process. We have taken a 360 degree approach of bringing in expertise and knowledge from prominent personalities and veterans like these. We are extremely thankful to each of these key members who will help in inspiring and empowering our audience on every step towards happy parenting.”
Since there is a constant need to gather information from reliable sources on parenting skills and bridge in the gap, ParentCircle aims at setting up an ecosystem to raise happy children with reliable content and experiences on the little things that bring joy to every stage of parenting. .
A household brand of Shri Harini Media Ltd. (A Ramco group associate) ParentCircle started off as an English monthly magazine that caters to various subjects related to parenting and child development. After tasting its initial success SHML also garnered mileage with Chellamey a monthly Tamil magazine exclusively designed for Tamil reading audience around the subjects of parenting and child development. Taking this success further in an anticipation to strengthen its product portfolio ParentCircle is planning to launch its new product in the market and create a demand for subjects like parenting and child development.