As Turkcell, we were selected as the “Brand Using Social Media the Best”
Stars of Technology
Our Turkcell My Dream Companion service, which makes it easier for the visually impaired to access information, won the “Grand Jury Prize” at the “Stars of Technology” award ceremony held for the first time this year by Yıldız Teknik University Teknopark.
Brandon Hall Awards
Our HR implementations in management, sales, learning and technology were awarded Excellence Awards by Brandon Hall, one of the most prestigious consultancy companies in the world.
Capital Magazine Awards
Once again, we came first in Capital Magazine’s “Turkey’s Favorite Companies” survey. According to the results of the 15th survey published this year, Turkcell maintained its place at the top of the list for the 7th time in the past 8 years.
Our telemarketing team was awarded the silver prize for “Sales Growth Achievement” at The Stevie Awards, one of the world’s most significant awards in the sales arena. We received this award, which recognizes success in telemarketing growth, by significantly increasing our rate of transforming calls into sales.
Contact Center World Awards
On ContactCenterWorld.com, we came first in the EMEA region in the “Best Self Service” and “Best Home Agent Management” categories.
As Turkcell, we were awarded the most prestigious award, the Black Statue, for maintaining our first place in customer satisfaction for 10 years in “Turkey’s Customer Satisfaction Index” organized by KalDer. At the same time, we also won the Golden Statue with the “Sustainable Success Award” and the Silver Statue with the “2014 First Place In The Sector” award.
With our gnctrkcll operations, we won 4 awards at the Mixx Awards. We received gold in the “Mobile Applications” category with gncapp, gold in“Creativity Inspired By Data” once again with gncapp, gold in “Outdoor Digital” with gncfest, and bronze in “Online Advertisement Film” with 14 Kubat.
4th Turkish Patent Awards
Our CEO Kaan Terzioğlu accepted the third place award of the Turkish Patent League from President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan at the ceremony held in Ankara.
Interactive Media Awards
With Passolig Social Media Management, we won the “Best In Class” award in the “Social Networking” category at the Interactive Media Awards.
MIGFED Turkey’s Success Oscars 2014
For the way in which Turkcell reflects all work processes onto shareholder expectations, it was awarded for creating social responsibility and sponsorship projects in accordance with these expectations.
600 Minutes CFO Award
At the “600 minutes CFO” organization held by Management Events, our “Online Limit Project,” which we had brought to life last year, was named project of the year.
Global Telecom Business Innovation Awards
At the “Global Telecom Business Innovation Awards” where the most innovative applications around the world in the telecommunications sector are selected, Turkcell was considered worthy of awards in three categories, in which it had made it to the finals. Accordingly, Turkcell Group received the first prize in the “Business Services” category for Smart Energy Tracking, in the “Wholesale Services” category for the 4G Roaming project, and in the “Customer Services” category for the SMS Ticket project brought to life by Belarus Life:).
SHV Energy Award
For the first time, a competition was organized in the “Sales and Marketing” category at the Sales and Marketing Conference by the world’s leading LPG company, SHV Energy, and held in Milan between April 22 – 24, 2015. The campaign, taking women’s budgets into account, and which Turkcell Smart Women’s Club carried out with İpragaz, was the winner of the “Sales and Marketing Award”.
Gnctrkcll was presented with the Silver Effie for the “Love Bug Package” in the Information Technologies category; Gnctrkcll was also awarded the Bronze Effie for gncfest in the Tourism-Entertainment-Sports category; and Turkcell Superonline was presented with the Bronze Effie for “Celebrities Getting Angry At Buffering Internet” in the Information Technologies category.
The Loyalty Awards
While the www.turkcell.com. tr website and “My Account” application, gathering all the digital services and products presented by Turkcell in a single platform, came first in “Best User Experience”, the Turkcell Platinum application was widely praised.
Turkcell and Turkcell Superonline projects were awarded in 11 different categories at Internet Advertising Competition IAC Awards.
Summit International Awards
We returned home with four awards from the Summit International Awards, which have been held since 1994, and which rank among the most prestigious awards for marketing communications. While the Turkcell TV+ advertisement received the gold prize, we were also deemed worthy of bronze prizes for our “Kerem Bursin Buffering” work in the “Online Display Advertising” category and our “Y Not” work in the “Consumer Magazine” category. With the Money Bingo application, which Global Bilgi had carried out at the New Year for the Money Club Card, we also received a silver prize in the “Social Media” category.
2015 Top Ranking Performers Awards
Turkcell Global Bilgi came first in the world in the “Best Self Service” category for the audio response system and in the “Best Home Agent Management” category for the work from home model at the 2015 Top Ranking Performers awards organized by Contact Center World, the world’s largest organization in the call center sector.
MIT Technology Review
My Dream Companion Project, which Turkcell brought to life for the visually impaired through the Young Guru Academy (YGA) partnership, was presented with an award in a competition organized by the MIT Technology Review magazine of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), one of the world’s most prestigious educational institutions. Visually impaired Duygu Kayaman, one of the creators of My Dream Companion service, was listed among “the innovators of the year around the world” as determined by a jury in the ‘Innovators Under 35’ Competition.
Information Technologies Without Boundaries Awards
As part of the 2015 Information Technologies Without Boundaries Awards organized by the Turkish Informatics Platform Without Boundaries, Turkcell was given the “Informatics Without Boundaries Education Award” for its “Education Program Without Boundaries”.
At the Turkish Researchers Association Baykuş Awards ceremony, we were chosen from among hundreds of research projects for our “Jingle Test Research” using Neuromarketing techniques, receiving the “Silver Innovative Baykuş” award.
Digital Communication Awards
We received the gold prize in the “Mobile Display Ad – Custom” category aimed at offline consumers to emphasize Turkcell Music’s offline listening feature.
IAB MIXX Awards
With our Turkcell Connect (Internet in Offline Mode) project, we were awarded first prize in the “Project & Strategy - Best Company” category at the IAB MIXX Awards, one of the most prestigious contests in the world.
The Crystal Apple Awards
At the Crystal Apple Awards, organized annually by the Association of Advertising Agencies and rewarding the success of people and establishments in the advertising sector, we received 13 awards for our advertisement project.
Altın Örümcek Awards
We received five awards including “Turkey’s Best Corporate Web Site Award” at the 13th Altın Örümcek Awards, which we entered with www.turkcell.com.tr.
Smarties EMEA 2015
At the Smarties EMEA 2015 Global and Turkey awards, Turkcell Healthmeter Application, Turkcell Connect, Turkcell Digital Academy and Turkcell Platinum marketing efforts won 12 awards, including the “Best in Show” award.
Boğaziçi Information Technologies Awards
At the Boğaziçi Information Technologies Awards organized for the third time this year by Compec (Boğaziçi University Information Technologies Club), we were awarded the first prize in the “Best GSM Operator” and “Best Internet Provider” categories as a result of jury and public voting.
Boğaziçi Business World Awards
We were named “Technology Company of the Year” at the Boğaziçi Business World Awards organized by the Boğaziçi University Engineering Club within the context of Management Study with Executives (MSE)’15.
Leadership Award in Development of Technology Brands
Within the context of Innovation Week, we were awarded the “Leadership Award in Development of Technology Brands.”
Global Mobile Awards - 2016
My Dream Companion Audio Description, developed in partnership with YGA and with the support of Audio Description Association was recognized for "Best Use of Mobile for Accessibility and Social Inclusion" by the GSMA at the Global Mobile Awards in Mobile World Congress 2016.
New York W3 Awards
Turkcell Superonline won the gold award this year with Turkcell TV+ website in W3 awards competition, where projects from all over the world are evaluated by Academy of Interactive and Visual Arts in New York every year.
Turkcell Investor Relations Awarded First Place By TÜYİD
This year, Turkcell Investor Relations came first in the “Financial Results Disclosure of the Year” category at the awards, where the best implementations are evaluated by the Turkish Investor Relations Society.
Brandon Hall Awards
With its successful programs, Turkcell Group won four awards at the Brandon Hall “Excellence Awards”. The best companies in the world competed in seven main categories within the program organized by Brandon Hall, and regarded as the most prestigious award show in the international arena.
Brandon Hall considered Turkcell worthy of an award for the “Journey of HR Analytics at Turkcell” implementation, aimed at revealing critical findings regarding organizational culture with a behavioral model using Human Resources Analytics methods, and employing data mining methods as an innovative example. Turkcell Group Human Resources was awarded a golden prize in the “Best Advance in HR Data Analytics” category.
Social Innovation Award
Turkcell was awarded the “Social Innovation Award” for My Dream Companion during the Innovation Week.