A Pioneer in the field of punjabi television, Narayan was the leader of the team that launched first-ever Punjabi satellite channel, Punjabi World. He has played an important role in putting Gurbani on the World's television map as the team led by him started beaming Gurbani Kirtan from Sri Darbar Sahib, Amritsar, in 1998. He has been honoured with the Delhi State Punjabi Media Award by Delhi Government's Punjabi Academy in 2003. He has also contributed his might to the cause of Punjabi theatre where he has worked as an actor, director, designer since 1983 with Dr. C.D. Sidhu and Others. He was also the General Secretary with Collegiate Drama Society which has staged over 2000 Shows during the past three decades. His biggest achievement was the creation of the first-ever Punjabi sound-n-light multi-media stage show, Aazaadi Dey Taraaney, to commemorate the Golden Jublie of Indian Independence. Narayan has also been a respected journalist. He was Asstt. Editor with The Weekly SUN in the early Nineties and before that he was Culture Editor with Sunday Mail. He was also a respected music and film critic during his stint as a journalist and wrote columns in various publications. Essentially a team man, Narayan continues to serve the cause of Punjab, Punjabi and Punjabiyath through the Punjabi Channels. Narayan is the Founder-Director of G Next Media Pvt. Ltd which runs PTC NETWORK of channel.
A seasoned professional with 15 years of rich experience in Broadcast Media. She was earlier with the ZEE GROUP as the BUSINESS HEAD of ETC CHANNEL PUNJABI and ZEE PUNJABI. Additionally, she Sphere headed the programming division for ALPHA ETC PUNJABI for UK & USA. She has been instrumental in launching LIVE telecasts of events in various parts of India and abroad. Her biggest success has been conceptualizing and organizing big event in different parts of the world. Ms. Shinde specializes in design and development of high-interest television software and entertainment events. Among the various Reality Talent Hunt Shows conceptualized and produced by her at PTC, the most prominent ones are PTC Punjabi Music Awards- a felicitation of the greatest talent in Punjabi Music Industry, PTC Punjabi Film Awards, Miss PTC Punjabi-a Talent and Beauty Hunt for deserving Punjabi girls and Voice of Punjab- a Singing Talent Hunt Show in Punjab and Laughter Da Master. Madam Shinde is the Co-Founder Director of G Next Media Pvt Ltd. Ms. Shinde has an open style that creates productivity yet requires accountability at every level. She brought in significant changes to PTC and endorsed extensively for Entrepreneurship, Relationships, Profitability, Content, Team Development and Global Expansion. Rajiee M Shinde has been conferred with Dada Saheb Phalke Film Foundation Awardee for ‘Woman Entrepreneur of the Year’ for TV & Films 2016. Magicka Women Achiever Award 2016 & Sangrur Heritage Award 2016 for her relentless contribution to Punjabi Entertainment Industry adds to her accolades. Additionally she has been conferred with Excellence in Media in the BIMSTEC - SAARC WOMEN EMPOWERMENT FORUM 2017 Organized by ASSOCHAM under MEA.