Ersahin, started his hunting journey in the beginning of the 90s at the strategic planning department of a local giant ad agency where he worked mainly on strategy and qualitative research for various brands. Later on, joining The Coca-Cola Company was responsible for the marketing communication of various brands in Eurasia countries. His interest in online marketing paved the way for the leadership of the first local internet ad network in Turkey. Ersahin also served as a consultant/planner for the new business teams of various agencies until co-founding TargetYouth in 2002. TargetYouth enjoyed being the first and only target audience specialist marketing agency in the Eurasia region, established to serve brands and clients targeting only kids, teens and young adults. Following TargetYouth, Ersahin is currently working at Turkcell as Head of Content Services such as mobile TV, mobile music, games, etc.
What is unique that's not in your bio?
Emre Ersahin is the head of Product & Business Development at
the largest online classifieds & marketplace website in Turkey, namely sahibinden.com and he is spending his days building process and progress. He is an idea loving strategist, down to earth daydreamer, resigned entrepreneur, way early pioneer, new business junkie, novice kabbalist, new dad, jack of all & master of some. He can be found on Twitter and Facebook.
What's your favorite accomplishment?
Being a dad.
How do you define cool?
What is your secret to uncovering trends?
Geographic Correlation! That is similar things popping out in totally irrelevant places.
What do you enjoy most about Trend Hunter?
The way it's been feeding me!
What is your favorite trend?
Protesting using GSM technology!
What are your tips for writing a juicy post?
You have to find the time!
How do you reset to be creative?
Play with my son...
What inspires or excites you?
Life force in people around
Predict something awesome for 2020?
Everybody will be a trendhunter!