Ron Maitra lead’s the Channel Zero World Media Group as it’s Managing Director. Ron has over the last 28 years launched multiple channels in North America, Middle East and South Asia, with the most recent being the children’s channel for South Asians. Prior to joining Channel Zero World Media, Ron co founded and launched world’s first two South Asian High Definition channels. His expertise is new business development and complex media projects for major corporations in US, Canada, Middle East and South Asia. Ron has also worked in the Middle East and South Asia in senior management roles in advertising agencies like Y&R. Ron is passionate about cooking and one day hopes to bring real Indian food to North America and start his own restaurant.
Ron holds a MBA from the prestigious Richard Ivey School of Business, University of Western Ontario in addition to Specialization in editing from BBC and an undergraduate degree in literature from India.