CV

Career Objective

Working in the creative industry using writing skills, applications of social and digital media and knowledge in film.

Education

Istanbul Bilgi University, Istanbul, TR
2014, MA in Cultural Management

Sabancı University, Istanbul, TR
2009, BS in Manufacturing Systems Engineering

Eyüboğlu High School, Istanbul, TR
2005, International Baccalaureate Diploma Program

Experience

theMagger, Istanbul, TR
Editor and Project Manager, Jun.2012 – Present

Istanbul Foundation for Culture and Arts, Istanbul, TR
Istanbul Film Festival
Social Media Associate and Copywriter, Spring 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016
Filmekimi
Social Media Associate and Copywriter, Fall 2018, 2017, 2016

Promoqube, Istanbul, TR
Freelance Copywriter, Dec.2011 – Dec.2018
Digital and Social Media Monitoring Supervisor, Nov.2010 – Dec.2011
Account Executive, May.2010 – Nov.2010

Pera Museum, Istanbul, TR
Pera Film, Programming Assistant, Jan.2017 – Dec.2017

Skills and Areas of Interest

Languages
Turkish (Native) | English (Advanced) | Italian (Basic)

Computer Skills
iWork / Google Drive / MS Office applications (Advanced) | Admin level WordPress / Blogger management (Advanced) | Photoshop (Intermediate) | Adobe Illustrator (intermediate) | HTML coding (Intermediate) | VBA for MS Excel (Intermediate)

Areas of Interest
Creative writing, film festivals, Oscar-watching, Nordic culture and cinema, the cinema of the Balkans, Latin American cinema, coming-of-age films, classical music, 19th-century modern art, contemporary art, singing, playing the piano, Lego, traveling, baking.

Awards

Golden Spider Web Awards
theMagger.com, 1st Place, Blog Category, Istanbul, TR, Oct.2013
theMagger.com, People’s Choice, Blog Category, Istanbul, TR, Oct.2013

European Digital Communication Awards
Social Pizza“, Finalist, Berlin, DE, Sep.2012

Webit Award for Digital Effectiveness & Technology Excellence
“Social Pizza”, Nominee, Best Use of Social Media, Istanbul, TR, Sep.2012

Turkcell Blog Awards
thebalkabaa.com, 2nd Place, Culture/Arts Blog, Istanbul, TR, Jan.2012

Sabanci University Brick Award
Contribution to Campus Social Life, Istanbul, TR, May.2009

Yunus Aran Writing Contest
“Faika’nin Listesi”, 1st Place, Short Story, Istanbul, TR, May.2009
“Portakallar”, 1st Place, Short Story, Istanbul, TR, May.2007

Republic of Turkey National Medal of Excellence in Service – Ministry of Tourism
International Presentation of Turkish Heritage, Ankara, TR, Oct.2002

EXPO’02
“Assos, the Living City”, Golden Medal, Pretoria, ZA, Sep.2002