Hakan Türkkuşu

Hakan Türkkuşu

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Topics

  • Events are similar to human; are born | grow | end
  • Genes change in the media, journalism evolves
  • “I was seldom able to see an opportunity until it had ceased to be one”
  • Full Rig tall ship Christian Radich experience in the North Sea
  • If you can’t go to nature let the nature come to you

What he offers

Hakan Türkkuşu took inspiration from his experiences in media and focused on brand communication. He served over 1000 brands and made a great number of initiations in event management. He is a master in finding the most impressive titles to the most ordinary topics.  He offers the participants a road map towards success, tell stories that will increase consciousness, shows the footsteps that leads professionals to the summit.

How he presents

When it comes to event management, Hakan Türkkuşu is the first person that will come to minds. He is a professional globally in great demand, and locally considered as a brand. He is a director who thinks analytically, pays attention to details, values strategic planning above everything and manages time very attentively. He is an academician who respects the saying “Spoken words fly away, written words remain”. He is a speaker who offers knowledge based on experience for those who are not satisfied with theories.

He was born in Eskişehir on April 11th,1963. He completed his primary and secondary education in Bursa, graduated from Bursa Anatolian High School in 1981. In the same year he entered Istanbul University Faculty of Economics and graduated in 1985 with the grade of 85 point average.

During his education, he focused on journalism that he was interested in and worked for THA-Turkish News Agency, Nokta magazine and Milliyet newspaper respectively. As an editor and news reporter, he worked for Milliyet Kardeş, Milliyet Çocuk, Günümüzde Kitaplar, İktisat magazine, Kapital (Karacan), Capital (Hürriyet), Otomotiv, Macro, Playboy, Image of Turkey, Deniz Magazine, Economist, Flash TV, Kanal E and Alfa Publications. He contributed to Nederlandse Omroep Stichting (NOS); the Netherlands Broadcasting Foundation’s Turkish broadcasting services with his news from Turkey. He continues to write for www.sanalhabermerkezi.com; the first brand specific news agency and Associated Editors which he was the founder of, as well as for MICE Dergi, STH Bülten and Pietra Magazin periodicals.

He translated almost 200 publications including encyclopedias and children’s books into Turkish; notably Anna Pasternak’s Princess in Love – the heartbreaking story of Lady Di, Jem: Memoirs of an Ottoman Secret Agent by Roderick Conway Morris and Turkey, America’s Forgotten Ally by Dankwart A. Rustoy – a political history analysis. During that period he worked on Türkiye Spor Ünlüleri Encyclopedia and won the 3rd prize at the Environmental Issues of Turkey Foundation contest for his “Turkey towards 2000’s” work.

He managed and took responsibilities in almost 13 thousand projects varying from event management to media relations at his professional life reaching 30 years.

He has been a pioneer on many projects and events such as the first stadium concert in Turkey (Bryan Adams), first road show ever designed from A to Z in Turkey (Jean Caravan), Turkey’s being the only country to host the “greatest adventure” Camel Trophy eliminations twice that he made a great effort for 10 years, Kazakhstan’s first national raft team (Camel White Water Challenge) auditions, Class 1 Offshore Powerboat Race’s first organization in Turkey, Wall Street public events for Turkcell; the first Turkish company publicly traded at the NYSE, first live F1 broadcast (as anchorman) and first F1 race hosting in Turkey, first Sea Marathon between Turkey and Greece, the one and only Eurovision Song Contest hosted by Turkey as a winner in 2004, e-PR for the first and still only Turkish pilot (Jason Tahincioğlu) competed in GP2, world’s legendary music festival Woodstock and Turkey’s most important music festival and youth event Rock’n Coke. He set up the Istanbul Festival Valley, the biggest (240 km2) versatile open air venue in Turkey and hosted Barışa Rock Festival with 70-75 thousand concert goers.

He also gave lectures on New Media: Internet and Mobile Communication, News and Article Writing Techniques, and Event Management in Public Relations in Akademi Istanbul until 2012,  Event Management (PRA417), Presentation Skills in Communication (PRA100), Media Relations (PRA305) and PR & Copywriting Studio (PRA304) between 2011-2014 at Izmir University of Economics Faculty of Communication as an academician. Currently he is lecturing in Kadir Has University, Faculty of Communication for PR220 Event Management in Public Relations course.

He offers a different perspective based on “experience” for those who are not content with sole theories of event management in brand communication through his 5N1K ile Etkinlik Yönetimi | Event Management via 5W1H book which is recognized as a course book in several universities and certification programs.

Testimonials:

“…Dear Hakan, …this event blessed with your kind effort…” Michael Lang · Woodstock LLC, Founder

“Dear Mr Turkkusu, allow me to express my deepest gratitude on behalf of Automotive Cluster of Slovenia (ACS) for your active and fruitful cooperation and organization of the Match Making event and Exchange Study Visit in TUBITAK MAM institute in the framework of the project AutoNet.” Dusen Busen · ACS Slovenski Avtomobilski Grozd, Managing Director

“Hakan is a person you need to know. He is smart, pro-active, sees the big picture and makes sure all of the details are taken care of. He is a trusted advisor who provides deep knowledge of the industry with a keen eye to seeing issues and solutions that no one else would ever see. Make sure you connect with Hakan one of the smartest decisions you could make.” Müge Çerman · Blogger

Presentation Languages: Turkish, English

To book Hakan Türkkuşu Call (+90) 216 332 44 44

email us or fill our request form

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Ahmet Şerif İzgören

Ahmet Şerif İzgören

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Topics

  • Butterfly In Your Hands
  • Take That Step
  • Your Body Is Speaking – Body Language
  • Our Life Is Movie – Effective Communication
  • Will Your Business Continued by Your Grandchildren?
  • What If Superman Was a Turkish Guy?
  • Professional Management Skills
  • Presentation Skills
  • Team Work
  • Future Management

What he offers

As a reflective business practitioner with a unique blend of practical experience and conceptual knowledge, Ahmet Şerif İzgören has a special niche in the management field. His areas of focus include communication, leadership, management of change and the dynamics of team work.

How he presents

Ahmet Şerif İzgören provides insights and advice to society and business leaders that are highly relevant to the current and long-term challenges in the public and the business world. His audiences appreciate both the candid style of delivery and the content of his presentations.

Ahmet Şerif İzgören (1965-İzmir), graduated from Kuleli Military School and Department of English Linguistics at Hacettepe University. He served for the Armed Forces to the rank of senior lieutenant. In 1991 he became the founding manager of TÖMER Bursa branch office. In 1995 he started to work in private sector. He served as the general manager of two different companies. During the period 2001-2002 he gave lectures in Doğu Akdeniz University on Strategic Management and System Leadership, Professional Management Skills and Communication.

He received trainings on restructuring, change management, leadership, trainer training, presentation techniques, team work and Communication at Northampton University Sunley Management Center, England and participated in workshops with British companies. He conducted “Management Based Trainings”. He worked as a consultant in restructuring, change and leadership.

During his government service, he opened Bursa’s first cultural center. He published the only translated journal of the time in Turkey. He was honorary chairman of 16 drama, music and art clubs. He is renowned for creating change and generating new systems. He worked as a trainee and consultant for numerous Turkish and foreign foundations. He gave lectures on leadership, team working, management and communication at Turkish and foreign universities and various platforms. He wrote books. He is the founder of the Academy International / İzgörenAkın Training and Consulting firm since 1996; Elma Publishing House’s (Academy Plus Publishing Co.), is Chairman of the Board since 1999. He is still going on writing and speaking.

Publications:

  •  İş Hayatı Futboldan Ne Öğrenir? (2014)
  •  PO – İyilik Patapataya İniyor (2014)
  •  The Gang Of Black Arrows (2014)
  •  Kara Oklar Çetesi – Kıbrıs (2014)
  •  Küçük İyilik Fikirleri (2013)
  •  Sarı Siyah Bursa (2012)
  •  Karaoklar Çetesi (2012)
  •  Süpermen Türk Olsaydı Pelerinini Annesi Bağlardı (2010)
  •  40’ının da Kulpu Kırık 40 Türk (2010)
  •  Küçük Beyaz Uğur Böceği (2010)
  •  MOKS (2008)
  •  Bir Türk Zabitinin Anıları (2008)
  •  Uçan Halı Babam (2007)
  •  Eyvah İş Görüşmesi (2007)
  •  Eşik altı Büyücüleri (2006)
  •  Hıdır Kişisel Gelişiyor (2006)
  •  Süpermen ve Uğurböceği (2005)
  •  Avucunuzdaki Kelebek (2004)
  •  Şu Hortumlu Dünyada Fil Yalnız Bir Hayvandır (2002)
  •  Geleceğin Organizasyonunu Yaratmak (2001)
  •  İş Yaşamında 100 Kanguru (1999)
  •  Dikkat Vücudunuz Konuşuyor (1998)

Testimonials:

“Evaluation of the audience is very positive. They listened him with great attention. The examples he gave and connections to the subject was very good. He is a very good speaker.”

“We attended several training programs for years but we can conveniently say that it was the most impressive seminar we have ever seen.”

“İzgören was very professional, he prepared perfectly suitable content, evaluation of the participants was very positive. He was candid and impressive, we felt like he was one of us. That was a very successful and good referral.”

Presentation Languages: Turkish, English

To book Ahmet Şerif İzgören Call (+90) 216 332 44 44

email us or fill our request form

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Ahmet Şerif İzgören

Ahmet Şerif İzgören

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1

Topics

  • Butterfly In Your Hands
  • Take That Step
  • Your Body Is Speaking – Body Language
  • Our Life Is Movie – Effective Communication
  • Will Your Business Continued by Your Grandchildren?
  • What If Superman Was a Turkish Guy?
  • Professional Management Skills
  • Presentation Skills
  • Team Work
  • Future Management

What he offers

As a reflective business practitioner with a unique blend of practical experience and conceptual knowledge, Ahmet Şerif İzgören has a special niche in the management field. His areas of focus include communication, leadership, management of change and the dynamics of team work.

How he presents

Ahmet Şerif İzgören provides insights and advice to society and business leaders that are highly relevant to the current and long-term challenges in the public and the business world. His audiences appreciate both the candid style of delivery and the content of his presentations.

Ahmet Şerif İzgören (1965-İzmir), graduated from Kuleli Military School and Department of English Linguistics at Hacettepe University. He served for the Armed Forces to the rank of senior lieutenant. In 1991 he became the founding manager of TÖMER Bursa branch office. In 1995 he started to work in private sector. He served as the general manager of two different companies. During the period 2001-2002 he gave lectures in Doğu Akdeniz University on Strategic Management and System Leadership, Professional Management Skills and Communication.

He received trainings on restructuring, change management, leadership, trainer training, presentation techniques, team work and Communication at Northampton University Sunley Management Center, England and participated in workshops with British companies. He conducted “Management Based Trainings”. He worked as a consultant in restructuring, change and leadership.

During his government service, he opened Bursa’s first cultural center. He published the only translated journal of the time in Turkey. He was honorary chairman of 16 drama, music and art clubs. He is renowned for creating change and generating new systems. He worked as a trainee and consultant for numerous Turkish and foreign foundations. He gave lectures on leadership, team working, management and communication at Turkish and foreign universities and various platforms. He wrote books. He is the founder of the Academy International / İzgörenAkın Training and Consulting firm since 1996; Elma Publishing House’s (Academy Plus Publishing Co.), is Chairman of the Board since 1999. He is still going on writing and speaking.

Publications:

  •  İş Hayatı Futboldan Ne Öğrenir? (2014)
  •  PO – İyilik Patapataya İniyor (2014)
  •  The Gang Of Black Arrows (2014)
  •  Kara Oklar Çetesi – Kıbrıs (2014)
  •  Küçük İyilik Fikirleri (2013)
  •  Sarı Siyah Bursa (2012)
  •  Karaoklar Çetesi (2012)
  •  Süpermen Türk Olsaydı Pelerinini Annesi Bağlardı (2010)
  •  40’ının da Kulpu Kırık 40 Türk (2010)
  •  Küçük Beyaz Uğur Böceği (2010)
  •  MOKS (2008)
  •  Bir Türk Zabitinin Anıları (2008)
  •  Uçan Halı Babam (2007)
  •  Eyvah İş Görüşmesi (2007)
  •  Eşik altı Büyücüleri (2006)
  •  Hıdır Kişisel Gelişiyor (2006)
  •  Süpermen ve Uğurböceği (2005)
  •  Avucunuzdaki Kelebek (2004)
  •  Şu Hortumlu Dünyada Fil Yalnız Bir Hayvandır (2002)
  •  Geleceğin Organizasyonunu Yaratmak (2001)
  •  İş Yaşamında 100 Kanguru (1999)
  •  Dikkat Vücudunuz Konuşuyor (1998)

Testimonials:

“Evaluation of the audience is very positive. They listened him with great attention. The examples he gave and connections to the subject was very good. He is a very good speaker.”

“We attended several training programs for years but we can conveniently say that it was the most impressive seminar we have ever seen.”

“İzgören was very professional, he prepared perfectly suitable content, evaluation of the participants was very positive. He was candid and impressive, we felt like he was one of us. That was a very successful and good referral.”

Presentation Languages: Turkish, English

To book Ahmet Şerif İzgören Call (+90) 216 332 44 44

email us or fill our request form

Other speakers you may consider

Ahmet Şerif İzgören

Ahmet Şerif İzgören

1
1

Topics

  • Butterfly In Your Hands
  • Take That Step
  • Your Body Is Speaking – Body Language
  • Our Life Is Movie – Effective Communication
  • Will Your Business Continued by Your Grandchildren?
  • What If Superman Was a Turkish Guy?
  • Professional Management Skills
  • Presentation Skills
  • Team Work
  • Future Management

What he offers

As a reflective business practitioner with a unique blend of practical experience and conceptual knowledge, Ahmet Şerif İzgören has a special niche in the management field. His areas of focus include communication, leadership, management of change and the dynamics of team work.

How he presents

Ahmet Şerif İzgören provides insights and advice to society and business leaders that are highly relevant to the current and long-term challenges in the public and the business world. His audiences appreciate both the candid style of delivery and the content of his presentations.

Ahmet Şerif İzgören (1965-İzmir), graduated from Kuleli Military School and Department of English Linguistics at Hacettepe University. He served for the Armed Forces to the rank of senior lieutenant. In 1991 he became the founding manager of TÖMER Bursa branch office. In 1995 he started to work in private sector. He served as the general manager of two different companies. During the period 2001-2002 he gave lectures in Doğu Akdeniz University on Strategic Management and System Leadership, Professional Management Skills and Communication.

He received trainings on restructuring, change management, leadership, trainer training, presentation techniques, team work and Communication at Northampton University Sunley Management Center, England and participated in workshops with British companies. He conducted “Management Based Trainings”. He worked as a consultant in restructuring, change and leadership.

During his government service, he opened Bursa’s first cultural center. He published the only translated journal of the time in Turkey. He was honorary chairman of 16 drama, music and art clubs. He is renowned for creating change and generating new systems. He worked as a trainee and consultant for numerous Turkish and foreign foundations. He gave lectures on leadership, team working, management and communication at Turkish and foreign universities and various platforms. He wrote books. He is the founder of the Academy International / İzgörenAkın Training and Consulting firm since 1996; Elma Publishing House’s (Academy Plus Publishing Co.), is Chairman of the Board since 1999. He is still going on writing and speaking.

Publications:

  •  İş Hayatı Futboldan Ne Öğrenir? (2014)
  •  PO – İyilik Patapataya İniyor (2014)
  •  The Gang Of Black Arrows (2014)
  •  Kara Oklar Çetesi – Kıbrıs (2014)
  •  Küçük İyilik Fikirleri (2013)
  •  Sarı Siyah Bursa (2012)
  •  Karaoklar Çetesi (2012)
  •  Süpermen Türk Olsaydı Pelerinini Annesi Bağlardı (2010)
  •  40’ının da Kulpu Kırık 40 Türk (2010)
  •  Küçük Beyaz Uğur Böceği (2010)
  •  MOKS (2008)
  •  Bir Türk Zabitinin Anıları (2008)
  •  Uçan Halı Babam (2007)
  •  Eyvah İş Görüşmesi (2007)
  •  Eşik altı Büyücüleri (2006)
  •  Hıdır Kişisel Gelişiyor (2006)
  •  Süpermen ve Uğurböceği (2005)
  •  Avucunuzdaki Kelebek (2004)
  •  Şu Hortumlu Dünyada Fil Yalnız Bir Hayvandır (2002)
  •  Geleceğin Organizasyonunu Yaratmak (2001)
  •  İş Yaşamında 100 Kanguru (1999)
  •  Dikkat Vücudunuz Konuşuyor (1998)

Testimonials:

“Evaluation of the audience is very positive. They listened him with great attention. The examples he gave and connections to the subject was very good. He is a very good speaker.”

“We attended several training programs for years but we can conveniently say that it was the most impressive seminar we have ever seen.”

“İzgören was very professional, he prepared perfectly suitable content, evaluation of the participants was very positive. He was candid and impressive, we felt like he was one of us. That was a very successful and good referral.”

Presentation Languages: Turkish, English

To book Ahmet Şerif İzgören Call (+90) 216 332 44 44

email us or fill our request form

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