mobilike has the largest premium mobile advertising network in Turkey with over monthly 3.5 billion page impressions on mobile phones and tablets. mobilike offers a wide variety of progressive mobile ad products and 70% reach of all mobile internet users in Turkey.
mobilike is the innovation leader of mobile advertising in Turkey, as it’s the first company to provide rich media and video ads on smartphones and tablets. Being a one-stop-shop for mobile advertising solutions, mobilike enabled over a hundred top brands first mobile advertising campaign by providing them with creative and strategic support.
mobilike’s exclusive network of publishers consists of big media groups such as Doğan (KanalD, CNN Türk, Dream TV, DHA), Demirören (Milliyet, Vatan), Turkuvaz (ATV, Sabah, a Haber, Fotomaç), Acun Medya (TV8, acunn.com) as well as independent publishers and developers, reaching a stand-alone asset amount of 400+.
mobilike was founded in 2009 by Şekip Can Gökalp & Volkan Biçer and is based in Istanbul. In 2012 the company has been invested by European and American investors such as Point Nine Capital, Team Europe and madvertise. Company is a member of Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) and Mobile Marketing Association (MMA).
Volkan Biçer has studied Management Information Systems at Boğaziçi University and got his MBA degree from Galatasaray University. Before mobilike, he was working as the Country Content Manager for Yahoo! EMEA Team. Formerly, at Yahoo! He was also a member at EMEA Marketing Team as focusing on audience & community management. Prior to that he worked at Turkcell the leading mobile operator in Turkey as a product manager at Mobile Marketing & Advertising Division. Since 2009, Volkan Biçer Co-founder of mobilike is also working as General Manager.
Şekip Can Gökalp
Şekip Can Gökalp has studied at RWTH- Aachen (Germany). During his studies at the RWTH-Aachen in Germany, he has worked as a localization consultant with German start-ups such as Mixxt GmbH and Weblin GmbH. He came back Istanbul as Regional Business Developer for the Belgian Netlog BV, the biggest youngster community of Europe at that time. In 2009, he has found mobilike, which is the first mobile advertising sales house of Turkey with other business partners.