July 11, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --
Turkcell (NYSE: TKC, ISE: TCELL), the leading communications and technology company in
Turkey, has been honored by The League of American Communications Professionals LLC ("LACP") for its 2011 Annual Report.
Turkcell is proud to have been granted awards from as distinctive an institution as LACP for the second consecutive year, this time for its 2011 Annual Report. LACP has awarded the highest ranking worldwide to Turkcell's annual report with the Platinum prize of the 2011 vision awards, in the category of Telecommunications, leaving behind global operators such as the China Telecom, Hutchinson Telecom, and SBA Communications. Turkcell received the Platinum award in the same category, last year.
Earlier this year, Turkcell's 2010 Online Annual Report was recognized and awarded by the 2012 Investor Relations Global Rankings (IRGR) for having the Most Improved Online Annual Report in
In evaluating the award, the Division Head of Turkcell's Investor and International Media Relations,
, commented that, "The awards that our Annual Report received are excellent reflections of Turkcell's valuable brand and excellence in communication. We are proud that such reputable institutions recognize how thoroughly and diligently Turkcell works in every aspect of its business, and it is an honor to have been awarded first place worldwide for two years in a row. We believe that Turkcell's dynamic and innovative approach will continue to show the world our devotion to transparency and communication."
The organization was established in the
USA in 2001 to evaluate the best implementation and examples of corporate communication, as well as to analyze its various activities. Each year thousands of large corporations submit their reports to LACP, which in the space of 11
years has become one of the most comprehensive report evaluating organizations in the world. Indeed, the organization has evaluated over 18,000 reports to date.