A dedicated professional and people person, Meenakshi Saxena has diverse background in Public Relations, Journalism and with multinational Financial Services group for last 17 years. Belonging to a Punjabi family, she is a Diploma holder in PR & Journalism and began her career as a field journalist and Production Manger with a leading TV production group before branching out to head units in the financial services division of Citibank in Delhi and later in Canada.
She brings with her excellent organizational, management and interpersonal skills and has proven track record of excellence.
She has consistently received an Overall Distinguished Performance Rating at her work and was awarded Gold Quality Excellence award twice – the highest achievement for exceptional work and service in her stint with Citibank.
She has now returned to her first love – communications and people. As the head of Gurbaz Punjabi Media Inc, she brings to the fore her skills at people management, communications and community relations building as well as serving her mother-tongue, Punjabi.
Rupinder is responsible for programming strategies and execution for local Canadian Content for PTC Punjabi in Canada. As Programming Head and Executive Producer of PTC Punjabi in Canada, she has already launched NRI WORLD, a weekly show on PTC Punjabi Canada, based on round up weekly happenings in Punjabi community in particular and the Indian community in general. The show was launched on October5, 2010 and is shown three times a week. She also produced thirteen episodes of TIRCHHI NAZAR, and fourteen Episodes of FRONTLINE CANADA talk show with prominent personalities in Canada.
Also producing Segments on Current Affairs as SPECIAL REPORT and INFOCUS.
Jasleen Kalra is a Senior News Correspondent with PTC Punjabi Canada preparing Daily News Bulletin. Jasleen’s experience also includes working as an Associate Producer for PTC News India. Her work spans from interviewing former Prime Minister Stephen Harper, members of Parliament, including Premier Kathleen Wynne, Toronto’s former top cop Bill Blair and has covered the Toronto International Film Festival among other major public events in the GTA.
She is also producing a show on current affairs ‘Headline Canada’.
She has been honoured with ‘Best Ethnic News feature 2016’ Award by Peel Regional Police. Her work has also been recognized by Sonia Sidhu, Member of Parliament for Brampton South.