Born in April of 1988, Emre was a guy who would sit behind the class and draw movie posters on the back of his class books. After graduating with honors from Beykent University’s Cinema and Television program with a full scholarship, he got accepted into Miami Ad School’s Art Direction program also with scholarship, even though he originally applied to the copywriting program.
Since then, not only he won multiple awards both for his student and professional work, but he also built a career where he balances his work both as a copywriter and a key art designer.
Emre Unayli currently lives in Istanbul, Turkey.
PUNCH BBDO, TURKEY (2019 - )
Currently working as a senior copywriter with brands such as Ford, BluTV, Erikli, Emaar, Kellogg’s, iyzico (a PayU company)
MANAJANS J. WALTER THOMPSON, TURKEY (2018)
Currently working as a copywriter with brands like Nestle, Bayer, Shell.
FOX NETWORKS GROUP, ISTANBUL (2017)
COPYWRITER @ MARKETING & PR – He worked at Fox Networks Group which includes channels like FOX, FX, FOXLIFE, FOXCRIME, National Geographic, National Geographic Wild, National Geographic People and 24 Kitchen
PUNCH, ISTANBUL (2015 - 2017)
COPYWRITER – The minute he walked into the agency, he’s been lucky enough to work with some of the biggest companies in Turkey, such as Coca-Cola, Samsung, Fiat, Nescafe, Turk Telekom, Pinar Et, Dogus Cay etc.
BIRNENBLATT, GERMANY (2015 - ....)
FREELANCE ART DIRECTOR – He has designed the artworks for the home media releases of Texas Chainsaw Massacre, The Voices, The Orphan, The Cobbler for the German company.
DMG ENTERTAINMENT, BEIJING (2013)
CREATIVE INTERN – As a part of his Miami Ad School’s internship program, he got accepted into DMG Beijing to work on accounts like Mazda, Volkswagen but most importantly in the co-production of Marvel Studios’ Iron Man 3.
RABARBA, ISTANBUL (2012)
COPYWRITER INTERNSHIP – Worked for brands like Turkcell and Dove Men.
CLIO ENTERTAINMENT AWARDS
GOLD for “Scream For V/H/S” in Students Category (2012)
BRONZE for “Scared Sh*tless for PA3” in Students Category (2012)
FINALIST with “Downton Abbey Packaging” in Student Category (2012)
FINALIST with “Side Effects Promo Kit” in Student Category (2013)
MEDIACAT'S ANNUAL 30 UNDER 30 LIST
YOUNG LIONS TURKEY x1
CRYSTAL APPLE AWARDS x11
2017 – CRYSTAL APPLE (Digital Film) – Nescafe 3u1 Arada Extra – Oyunlar Olsun
2016 – BRONZE x3 (Outdoor, Digital, Media Usage) – Fiat: Star Wars
2016 – BRONZE (Digital) Türk Telekom – BuluTT Depo (Zümrüt Stüdyoları)
2016 – SILVER (Digital) – Samsung Gear S2: Dön Bebeğim
2016 – BRONZE x2 (Media Usage, Media) – Garanti Bank – 4.5G Görüntülü Kredi
2015 – CRYSTAL APPLE (Social Awareness Campaign) Change.org – Özgecan Law
2015 – CRYSTAL APPLE (Film – Social Responsibility) – Change.org – Özgecan Law
2015 – BRONZE (Viral Film) Change.org – Özgecan Law
FELIS AWARDS x9
2016 – 2 FELIS – Fiat – Güç Savaşları
2016 – 2 FELIS – Samsung Gear S2 – Dön Bebeğim
2016 – 3 FELIS – Garanti Bankası – 4.5G Görüntülü Kredi
2015 – 1 FELIS (Digital: Viral Film) – Change.org – Özgecan Law
2015 – 1 FELIS (Film: Social Awareness) – Change.Org – Özgecan Law