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Ozan Karakoc

Los Angeles, CA, USA
There are many organizations out there. Organizations with a true purpose. Organizations that genuinely care about what they do. Organizations that aspire to be better, to rise above the mediocrity, to be positively different.

Unfortunately that’s a tall order. As the saying goes ‘it takes a village to build a temple’. And smart organizations are aware that they cannot do it alone.

That’s where I come in. I am a designer who cares about clients that genuinely care about their clients. That’s why I act not as a service provider but as a true partner.

I listen to but don’t judge them. I understand but don’t criticize them. I help them to develop, but don’t force them to become something that they are not.
And above all, I believe that design can change the world.

My clients are my community. My values are my compass. My word is my bond. And design is my one true passion.

That is my brand story.
What is yours?

Work Experience

Ozan Karakoc Design Studio

Owner

October 2015 - Los Angeles, California, United States

I Mean It Creative

Partner, Creative Director, Graphic Designer

July 2013 - October 2015 California, United States

Iconisus L&Y

Senior Art Director

September 2008 - July 2013 Los Angeles, California, United States

Bak Magazine

Owner, Designer, Head Editor

January 2006 - Present Los Angeles, California, United States

Muzik Kutusu

Owner, Designer, Head Editor

May 1999 - Present Istanbul, Turkey

Education

Marmara University Graphic Design Department

Bachelor's Degree

2002 - 2006 Istanbul, Turkey

Marmara University Cinematography Department

Master's Degree

2006 - 2008 Istanbul, Turkey

Languages

English (Fluent),
Turkish (Native),

Awards

Golden Web Awards

First Place in Music Website Category

2004

Golden Web Awards

First Place in Music Website Category

2005

Golden Web Awards

Runner-Up in Music Website Category

2006

Golden Web Awards

Runner-Up in Music Website Category

2007

Golden Web Awards

Runner-Up in E-Magazine Category

2007