International Public Relations Association - IPRA was formally established in London on 1955, with the objectives of defining standards of public relations, growing the sector, and bringing together international professionals to create resources for other executives. The awards that IPRA has been giving for 9 years are considered some of the most important in the area of Public Relations. Candidates for IPRA awards from all over the world are evaluated according to various criteria for nomination as finalists. The objective, planning, execution, and campaign results of projects applying for the awards are evaluated step by step.ABOUT TURKCELL Turkcell is the leading communications and technology company in Turkey, with 35.2 million subscribers as of September 30, 2012. Turkcell is a leading regional player, with market leadership in five of the nine countries in which it operates with its approximately 68.1 million subscribers as of September 30, 2012. It has become one of the first among the global operators to have implemented HSPA+. It has achieved up to 43.2 Mbps speed using the Dual Carrier technology, and is continuously working to provide the latest technology to its customers, e.g. 84 Mbps in the near future. As of September 30, 2012, Turkcell population coverage is at 99.17% in 2G and 83.14% in 3G. Turkcell reported a TRY2.8 billion ( US$1.5 billion) net revenue with total assets of TRY18.0 billion ( US$10.1 billion) as of September 30, 2012. It has been listed on the NYSE and the ISE since July 2000, and is the only NYSE-listed company in Turkey. Read more at http://www.turkcell.com.tr For further information please contact Turkcell Nihat Narin Division Head of Investor and International Media Relations Tel: + 90-212-313-1244 Email: email@example.com Banu Uzgur International Media Relations Manager Tel: + 90-212-313-1506 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com You can now follow the most up-to-date Turkcell developments on twitter by clicking on the link below.