A 46-year-old Bangalorean with more than 25 years of experience, Kishore Badami is the newly appointed Vice President – Global Marketing, at NetMagic Solutions. Prior to this he has had stints at Citrix Systems and HCL. He was also a part of the portal , a pioneer in the online job portal segment in India. At Netmagic, an Indian managed IT services provider, Kishore will be able to help it grow into the global arena. A degree holder in Marketing Management and an alumnus of St. Joseph’s College, Kishore loves music, playing golf when he finds time, and plays a role in the vernacular theater in Bangalore. He does not regret what he has done in past but rather regrets what he has not been able to do until now. He has a firm belief and confidence on those around or under him and believes in team work. His advice to techies is to build strong communication skills along with technical aptitude.