New York – Jul 27 2011

'The Road to Istanbul' Cocktail Hour

‘The Road to Istanbul’ Cocktail Hour

Join Eurocircle’s Sherry Kumar, Yesim Saydan and Jimmy Cuneyt Gurkan at the beautiful World Bar to sip cocktails and learn about everything that makes Turkey such a fascinating country.

Born and raised in Turkey, our co-host for the evening is Jimmy Cuneyt Gurkan, a native of Istanbul and current resident of New York. Jimmy has been an active member of the Turkish- American community working with various non-profits and charities. Gurkan had been in production teams of concerts, dance performances, film festivals, stand-up shows, art exhibits and PR events for the last 15 years. He acts as a hobby with small theater companies and loves biking and cooking. Jimmy owns in212 Productions and is Vice President of ATC Anadolu Travel.

Also, our Turkish born co-hostess Yesim Saydan is a long time Eurocircle member. She currently works at Citigroup and would love to share all she knows about her travels through Turkey.

We will also be joined by representatives from the Culture and Tourism Attache of Turkey who will answer questions about all the cities featured in our itinerary. Our esteemed guests will be: Sezin Sayin, Ferhat Zeybek, Ece Arda and Aslihan Calisan.

Press: Fusun Ozer
Sponsored by Yeni Raki

$10 pp includes drink discounts and light hors d’oeuvres