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 Türkiye Mobile App, Silver for Eti Balık Kraker Dünyası
MMA Smarties Türkiye Mobile Gaming Special Award, Gold for Eti Balık Kraker Dünyası
MMA Smarties Türkiye Product Services Launch, Bronze for Eti Balık Kraker Dünyası
Horizon Interactive Awards Best in Category for Pera Palace Polisiyesi
Mixx Awards Türkiye Mobil Mikrositeler, Silver for Algida #GöktenDondurmaYağsa
MMA Smarties EMEA Cross Media, Silver for Algida #GöktenDondurmaYağsa Campaign
MMA Smarties Türkiye Cross Media, Silver for Algida #GöktenDondurmaYağsa Campaign
MMA Smarties Türkiye Lead Generation, Bronze for Algida #GöktenDondurmaYağsa Campaign
MMA Smarties EMEA Lead Generation, Silver for Algida #GöktenDondurmaYağsa Campaign
The Communicator Awards Award of Distinction for Demir Hayat
Interactive Media Awards Best in Class for Demir Hayat
WebAward Associations Standard of Excellence for İstanbul Sanayi Odası
Interactive Media Awards Best in Class for İstanbul Sanayi Odası
Kristal Elma Yaratıcılık Ödülleri Sosyal Sorumluluk Projesi, Kristal Elma for Turkcell - Hayal Ortağım
Digital Age Yaratıcılık Ödülleri En Yaratıcı Advergameler, Başarı Ödülü for YapıKredi - MortgageMania
Digital Age Yaratıcılık Ödülleri Sosyal Sorumluluk Projesi, Başarı Ödülü for Turkcell - Hayal Ortağım
Digital Age Yaratıcılık Ödülleri Müzik/Ses Tasarımı, Başarı Ödülü for Dove - Nil'le Düet
Mixx Awards Türkiye Sosyal Pazarlama, Bronz for Turkcell - Tweet Sende
Mixx Awards Europe Games, Silver for YapıKredi - MortgageMania
Kristal Elma Yaratıcılık Ödülleri Advergaming, Gold for Finansbank - Biriken Param
WebAward Standard of Excellence Award for Finansbank - Fix Card Web Site
Kristal Elma Yaratıcılık Ödülleri Multi Platform Campaigns, Bronze for Unilever - RexonaTeensClub.Com

Experience

Founder & Creative Director at HeliumGo Mar 2017 – Present
Creative Director at Mr.Lama Oct 2014 – Mar 2017
Head of Design at Gri Creative Jul 2013 – Oct 2014
Senior Art Director at Rabarba Sep 2011 – Oct 2012
Senior Designer at MagiClick Digital Solutions Apr 2009 – Aug 2011
Senior Designer at Mıknatıs Interactive Jan 2006 – Mar 2009

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