- TV and Movies: Sun TV Network (32 channels), Sun Direct DTH, Sun Pictures, Sun 18.
- Aviation: SpiceJet Airlines
- FM: Suryan FM, Red FM (45 stations)
- Print: Dinakaran (Tamil daily), Tamil Murasu (Tamil evening newspaper), Kunkumam, Muthaaram, Vannathirai, Kunguma Chimizh (Tamil magazines)
- Cricket: IPL Hyderabad
...and Management 101
- Has stayed away from trouble despite accusations of using political connections to further his business
- Has stuck to the south, and expanded aggressively. Always plays to his strengths; won’t dance in someone else’s territory.
- Chennai’s cricketing circles say he owns IPL Hyderabad “directly” and Chennai Super Kings “indirectly”.
- Buzz is that brother Dayanidhi and Siddharth Mallya met up in Ooty last week. A bailout for Kingfisher?
- Not flamboyant, even if close friends call him Pughazh. Not confident in public, prefers one-to-one interactions.
- Daughter Kavya, 20, is interning at Sun Group before she goes abroad to study. The family likes jetting abroad.