Radyo 7

Radyo 7 was founded in 1999 by Zekeriya Karaman.

Key facts

Audience Share

2.89

Ownership Type

Private

Geographic Coverage

National

Content Type

Free content

Data Publicly Available

ownership data is easily available from other sources, e. g. public registries etc.

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Media Companies / Groups

Hayat Görsel Yayıncılık A.Ş.

Ownership

Ownership Structure

Shared

Voting Rights

According to Article 434 of Turkish Commercial Code, shareholders in corporations ('Anonim Şirket’) use their voting rights in proportion with their shares’ nominal value. Each shareholder has at least one vote, however voting rights might be limited, or given more weight with articles of association. Moreover, public companies may issue shares without voting rights according to Article 14/A of Capital Markets Law.

Individual Owner

Media Companies / Groups
Facts

General Information

Founding Year

1999

Founder

Zekeriya Karaman

Affiliated Interests Founder

Zekeriya Karaman is the CEO of Mepa Medya A.Ş. and Hayat Görsel Yayıncılık A.Ş. and CEO of Beyaz Holding A.Ş. He was the co-founder and board member of Yeni Dünya İletişim A.Ş. (Kanal 7) . On July 2011, he was sent to prison with İsmail Karahan, Zahid Akman and Mustafa Çelik as part of an ongoing investigation into embezzlement at the Germany-based Lighthouse e.V. charity. They were released from prison on October 2011. He was been accused of forging documents, fraud and buying Kanal 7 shares with charity money. In 2015, charges were dropped due to acquittals against them. President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan was a marriage witness in his son's wedding in 2016.

Ceo

Zekeriya Karaman

Affiliated Interests Ceo

He was the co-founder and board member of Yeni Dünya İletişim A.Ş. (Kanal 7). He is the CEO of Mepa Medya A.Ş. and Hayat Görsel Yayıncılık A.Ş. and board member of Beyaz Holding A.Ş. President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan was a marriage witness in his son's wedding in 2016. On July 2011, he was sent to prison with İsmail Karahan, Zahid Akman and Mustafa Çelik as part of an ongoing investigation into "embezzlement at the Germany-based Lighthouse e.V. charity." They were being accused of forging documents, fraud and buying Kanal 7 shares with charity money. They were released from prison on October 2011. In 2015, charges were dropped due to acquittals against them.

Editor-In-Chief

Ferman Karaçam

Affiliated Interests Editor-In-Chief

Ferman Karaçam was born in 1955. He was the coordinator of İlim ve Sanat, Gül Çocuk, Kadın ve Aile and Islam magazines in 1989. He was the general manager of Marmara FM in 1997-1998. He founded radio stations Radyo 7 in 1999 and Istanbul'un Sesi in 2006. In 2005, Karaçam became a candidate for RTUK elections from AKP quota but he couldn't get enough votes to be a member.

Other Important People

Mustafa Çelik, İsmail Karahan

Affiliated Interests other important people

He was born in 1963. Karahan studied business management at Istanbul University. He worked as a manager in the steel industry and clothing sector in 1986-1987. In 1994, he co-founded Yeni Dünya İletişim A.Ş. (Kanal 7). He is a board member of Mepa Medya A.Ş., Hayat Görsel Yayıncılık A.Ş. and Beyaz Holding A.Ş. Mustafa Çelik: He is the CEO of Beyaz Holding A.Ş., board member of Hayat Görsel Yayıncılık A.Ş. and vice chairman of Mepa Medya A.Ş.. Her daughter was elected as a parliament member from AKP in 2015.On July 2011, he was sent to prison with Zekeriya Karaman, Zahid Akman and Mustafa Çelik as part of an ongoing investigation into "embezzlement at the Germany-based Lighthouse e.V. charity." He was being accused of forging documents, fraud and buying Kanal 7 shares with charity money. They were released from prison on October 2011. In 2015, charges were dropped due to acquittals against them.

Contact

Address: Otakçılar Cad. No.78 Eyüp / İstanbul - Phone: 0 212 437 85 85 - Website: www.radyo7.com

Financial Information

Revenue (in Mill. $)

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Operating Profit (in Mill. $)

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Advertising (in % of total funding)

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Market Share

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Further Information

Headlines

(09 September 2008) Karaman ve Erdoğan'ın oğulları Bacanak. Milliyet. Retrieved October 2016. http://www.milliyet.com.tr/karaman-ve-erdogan-in-ogullari-bacanak-gundem-988583/

Meta Data

There is no official website of the company. It was not possible to obtain any information about the management and shareholder structure or number of employees through internet sources. Information about shareholder structure and executive board were provided through Turkish Trade Registry Gazette. The Turkish Trade Registry Gazette had no information about the founder of the company.

Sources

Retrieved August 19, 2016 from radyo7.com

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