Vijay Menon has worked as an engineer, journalist, and marketing leader and has been writing professionally for over 20 years. With over 50 published media articles and years of experience in building corporate brands, he knows how to build and tell a story effectively to diverse audiences.

Business Writing

Vijay has written for Ramco Systems, SSI, Polaris Software, Infosys BPO, QuEST, Aequs, Netmagic and others in India, and for IBM, Intel, Microsoft, Accelrys, VMware, QLogic, Adaptive Computing and others in the US (on subcontract). His portfolio includes marketing collateral, white papers, newsletters, earnings releases, annual reports, CEO speeches, media articles, blog posts, and more. Vijay was also an invited contributor to Corporate Communications - a 21st Century Primer, Response Books, 2004.

General Writing 

Vijay is the author of The Kalpakkam Septet, a collection of short stories, and is now planning a non-fiction book on Malabar. 

Media Articles

Vijay has written extensively for the media both as a journalist and as an external contributor. His articles have appeared in India Today, The Hindu Business Line, Economic Times, Indian Express, The Hindu, Hindustan Times, Deccan Herald, and Malayala Manorama. 

India Today : Library of over 35 feature articles published in India Today

Speaking Engagements

Vijay has spoken on or conducted workshops on marketing and communication related topics. Clients have included Aditya Birla Minacs, Mahindra Satyam, Robert Bosch, and Symbiosis Institute of Media and Communication.