Fourth Largest carrier in the world, Turkish Airlines assigns SOCIALEYEZ as their digital agency in the Middle East

Thursday, 28 Jan 2016
Category: Marketing / Publishing
Countries: United Arab Emirates
Description: Turkish Airlines has appointed SOCIALEYEZ to manage their digital presence in the Middle East. The Airline is the national flag carrier airline of Turkey.
As of February 2015, it operates scheduled services to 280 destinations in Europe, Asia, Africa, and the Americas. Currently, Turkish Airline is flying more countries than any other airline and also has the fourth largest network in the world.

The Airline has always preceded its counterparts with its strong hold in digital presence and over-achieving creativity. They’ve won highly prestigious Social Media awards recently, including ‘Most Effective Brand on Social Media’ at the Skifties 2015 and the ‘Best Airline on Social Media’ at SimpliFlying 2014. Skytrax has also voted Turkish Airlines as Europe’s best airline for five years consecutively.

The Airline continues to consolidate its position as one of the world's leading airlines by significant investments made in recent years, the awards received and impressive growth on their Social Media. One of their exclusively brilliant campaigns include the one they teamed up with international football stars, Didier Drogba and Lionel Messi, for their ‘Widen your World’ global advertising campaign. The videos have already generated over 139M YouTube views.

Fadl Al Tarzi, CEO, SOCIALEYEZ, said, “We’re soaring high with this win. Winning an account that is so strongly associated with digital creativity is a true accomplishment to celebrate. We just got back from a truly once in a lifetime experience touring Turkish Airlines facilities in Istanbul where we learned about everything from engine maintenance to food preparation to emergency landing training. Our team and I are thrilled and couldn’t have hoped for a more exciting win as we prepare for 2016.”

Turkish Airlines already has an established Middle Eastern presence with over 7 Million Facebook fans and 100K Twitter followers. The foundation of creating a solid digital strategy already exists, but SOCIALEYEZ aims to add it’s acclaimed strategic creativity to elevate the account. Mr. Neset Dereli, Interactive Marketing and Communication Manager said, “We associate SOCIALEYEZ with strategic creativity and we're looking forward to elevate our existing platforms with extraordinary content and campaigns."


SOCIALEYEZ is an award-winning digital engagement agency based in Dubai. The agency’s core purpose is to empower organizations to build more meaningful relationships with their target audience. SOCIALEYEZ clients include Fortune 500 clients as well as government organizations across the MENA region.

For more information, contact: 
Mary Sayej, Marketing Manager
T: +971 4 356 4238
D: +97 4 356 4103