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Ezgi Çokuysal

  • Istanbul, TR +90 539 704 00 91

Corporate Communications Specialist


A dynamic communications professional and natural born storyteller as a digital native and social media enthusiast, leveraging online channels to connect and inspire employees. Proven track record includes launching effective global employee engagement programs and leading cross-functional teams to drive business results.Taking a visual approach to  work, leveraging photos and videos to deliver a compelling narrative. 

Work History

May 2013Present

Corporate Communications Specialist

YILPORT Holding Inc.,  Istanbul, TR

Coordinating all of the activities to improve the image and brand awareness of Yilport Holding and its subsidiaries, 
Developing and effectively managing all the external sources to be utilized and to be employed for the dissemination of positive information about the company, 
Providing exceptional direction and management to company’s web, graphics designers and other communications professionals to design and prepare the marketing collateral, update the web site, publish the press releases, and distribute key materials to tell the company’s story, and position, 
Improving and further enhance the company’s reputation outside of the country by researching global business magazines, websites, newsletters, newspapers and television to spread the positive reputation of the company outside of the country, 

Managing the Internal Communications across Yilport container terminals in Turkey, Malta, Sweden, Norway, Spain, Portugal, Peru, Ecuador and logistics companies in Turkey, Brazil, Peru, Chile, Lithuania, Mozambique, Angola, Portugal through multiple continents. Providing daily articles and internal news on Yilport’s intranet, “The Globe” which has over 5000 users and managing the design and developments of the site.

To identify and take advantage of emerging Digital and Social Media Technologies, such as the LinkedIn, the blogs, etc. to leverage the group’s activities, get the word out for the company’s various activities, career development events, etc.

Developing a” Corporate Communications Strategy” to effectively manage the good will and the reputation of the company, its executives, and promote its Corporate Social Responsibility activities.

Apr 2012Feb 2013

Marketing  Communication &  Brand Responsible


DIGICOM is official distributer of Japanese sound and visual giant, Pioneer in Turkey.

Outlining, implementing and revising strategies, guidelines and deadlines for project proposals of Pioneer sound and visual systems

Responding to inquiries related to marketing policies and procedures

Advising management on matters requiring their attention implementing their decisions

Dealing with marketing inquiries and agency proposals from outside the organization

Resolving problems concerning marketing activities and procedures

Representing company in print and electronic media and collaborating with media on various levels and initiating ideas to preserve and promote company objectives

Scheduling interviews and events and helping in preparing reports and seeking approval for use of media extracts

Preparing and reviewing marketing reports concerning the organization’s activities

Supporting sales and marketing forecasts, assisting colleagues in the preparation of marketing plans, and coordinating marketing plans for overall business

Communicating with customers, representatives and other agencies to ensure the organization had been well informed on changing market conditions and trends

Respond-to inquiries related to marketing policies and procedures

Integrating marketing and marketing communications functions such as direct marketing, PR, Digital PR, media relations, corporate communications, product launches, advertising and sales collateral

Nov 2010Feb 2012

Department Assistant 


Organizing and coordinating office operations and procedures in order to ensure organizational effectiveness and efficiency

Assisting HR functions of the company. Involving in every HR function such as search & selection, recruitment, training,

Sep 2009May 2010

Consular Officer 

Embassy of Portugal, Ankara, TR   

Visa application assessment of Turkish and Georgian citizens will go to Portugal within the Schengen visa system, realization of  citizenship, marital, property transactions of Portuguese citizens living in Turkey and  Turkish/Georgian citizens who live in residence in Portugal/ work permits issues.


Media & Press Assistant , Ankara,TR                                                                      Part-Time

Ankara Jazz Society                                                                                                 

Preparing itineraries including sound check times, local and international transportation, musician relations, correspondences with concert halls of major events such as Ankara International Jazz Festivals, Street Festival Ankara, Marchfest ODTU, METU Opening Concert – Goran Bregovic.

Except these important events worked on several concerts and organizations which have been realized by Ankara Jazz Society and Leo Organization between dates October 2007 - January 2009.


Jan 2016Apr 2016

Marketing Communications and Brand Management

Galatasaray University

Postgraduate Certificate Program

B2C and B2B Marketing, Marketing Communications,  Ads and Interactive Channels, Public Relations and Communication Strategies, PR Campaigns, Advertisement Campaign Communications, Media Relations, Brand Management, Technology and Communications, Marketing Insights 

Sep 2004May 2009

German Language and Literature

Ankara University



Graphic Design Certificate

Kariyerist BTA Istanbul

6 months of training for Adobe Creative Suite


Quality- Audit - (Internal Auditor Certificate )



CMAS Scuba Diving Brevet - (Diver Certificate)

Turkish Underwater Sports Federation - 24.07.2013

Rock Climbing, Ice Climbing, Scuba Diving, Windsurf, Kitesurf