Hello Everyone

Efe Balun is a multidisciplinary designer, developer and entrepreneur, based on Istanbul, Turkey.

My areas of expertise includes User Experience, Design and Creative Direction on Mobile Apps, Games and Web Sites, Frontend and Backend technologies such as Node, React, Gatsby, PHP and Wordpress with Motion Graphics and Animation for story telling.

I am currently managing my company HeliumGo — Software development agency.

Awards

MMA Smarties TürkiyeMobile App, Silver for Eti Balık Kraker Dünyası
MMA Smarties TürkiyeMobile Gaming Special Award, Gold for Eti Balık Kraker Dünyası
MMA Smarties TürkiyeProduct Services Launch, Bronze for Eti Balık Kraker Dünyası
Horizon Interactive AwardsBest in Category for Pera Palace Polisiyesi
Mixx Awards TürkiyeMobil Mikrositeler, Silver for Algida #GöktenDondurmaYağsa
MMA Smarties EMEACross Media, Silver for Algida #GöktenDondurmaYağsa Campaign
MMA Smarties TürkiyeCross Media, Silver for Algida #GöktenDondurmaYağsa Campaign
MMA Smarties TürkiyeLead Generation, Bronze for Algida #GöktenDondurmaYağsa Campaign
MMA Smarties EMEALead Generation, Silver for Algida #GöktenDondurmaYağsa Campaign
The Communicator AwardsAward of Distinction for Demir Hayat
Interactive Media AwardsBest in Class for Demir Hayat
WebAwardAssociations Standard of Excellence for İstanbul Sanayi Odası
Interactive Media AwardsBest in Class for İstanbul Sanayi Odası
Kristal Elma Yaratıcılık ÖdülleriSosyal Sorumluluk Projesi, Kristal Elma for Turkcell - Hayal Ortağım
Digital Age Yaratıcılık ÖdülleriEn Yaratıcı Advergameler, Başarı Ödülü for YapıKredi - MortgageMania
Digital Age Yaratıcılık ÖdülleriSosyal Sorumluluk Projesi, Başarı Ödülü for Turkcell - Hayal Ortağım
Digital Age Yaratıcılık ÖdülleriMüzik/Ses Tasarımı, Başarı Ödülü for Dove - Nil'le Düet
Mixx Awards TürkiyeSosyal Pazarlama, Bronz for Turkcell - Tweet Sende
Mixx Awards EuropeGames, Silver for YapıKredi - MortgageMania
Kristal Elma Yaratıcılık ÖdülleriAdvergaming, Gold for Finansbank - Biriken Param
WebAwardStandard of Excellence Award for Finansbank - Fix Card Web Site
Kristal Elma Yaratıcılık ÖdülleriMulti Platform Campaigns, Bronze for Unilever - RexonaTeensClub.Com

Experience

Founder & Creative Director at HeliumGoMar 2017 – Present
Creative Director at Mr.LamaOct 2014 – Mar 2017
Head of Design at Gri CreativeJul 2013 – Oct 2014
Senior Art Director at RabarbaSep 2011 – Oct 2012
Senior Designer at MagiClick Digital SolutionsApr 2009 – Aug 2011
Senior Designer at Mıknatıs InteractiveJan 2006 – Mar 2009

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