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About me
Experienced Writer with a demonstrated history of working in the arts & culture and creative industries. Strong Media, Culture, and Communication Professional skilled in Journalism, Advertising, and Creative Strategies.
Work history
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    Creative Writer & Content EditorISTANBUL'74 ARTS & CULTURE PLATFORM
    Istanbul, TurkeyFull Time
    • Creating brand voice, visual world conceptualization, and brand positioning strategies • Producing well-researched content for publications online and in print • Developing and editing related content for multiple platforms, such as websites, email marketing, product descriptions, videos, and blogs • Copywriting for campaigns (Misela, Vakko, V2K designers, The Ritz-Carlton, Istanbul, Galataport Istanbul, Divan) • Conceptualizing social media content • Generating ideas for artistic & cultural programming projects • Conducting written and spoken interviews • Coordinating '74PODCAST episodes
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    WriterThe Guide Istanbul
     - Istanbul, TurkeyFull Time
    The Guide Istanbul is a prominent urban lifestyle magazine, delivering information about Istanbul's latest happenings and local culture since 1991. • Wrote articles, news, and cover stories for The Guide Istanbul and The Guide Bodrum. • Translated and edited content in Turkish and English. • Attended press launches, events, and exhibitions on the behalf of the magazines.
Skills
  • Journalism
  • Creative Advertising
  • Editorial Concepts
  • Writing
  • Editing
  • Visual Communication
  • Cultural Communications
  • Creative Direction
  • Digital Strategy
  • Marketing
Education
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    Bachelor of Arts (BA) İstanbul Kültür University
     - Istanbul, Turkey
    English Language & Literature High Honors & 3rd Highest GPA of the Class of 2018. (75% Scholarship, 3.32 GPA) Activities and societies: Alto at IKU Polyphonic Choir, Member of the Board at IKU Music Club Participated in many concerts and workshops with IKU Choir in Istanbul, New York City, New Haven and Chicago. In collaboration with Yale University, Chicago School of Music, and Northwestern University.