Radyo D was founded by Doğan Media Group in 1996.
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Affiliated Interests Founder
Aydın Doğan is the founder and honorary chairman of Doğan Holding. He founded his first industrial company in 1974. He became a publisher with the acquisition of Milliyet in 1979 and later on Hürriyet in 1994. He established Aydın Doğan Foundation in 1996. He was hit with a record $2.5bn tax fine, sending its shares down 20 per cent after a year-long confrontation with President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan. After Erdoğan went online on Doğan Media's CNN Türk during the coup attempt (15 July 2015), and called the people of Turkey to the streets to resist the military, relations between the government and the company seemed to get smoother.
Arzuhan Doğan Yalçındağ
Affiliated Interests Ceo
Arzuhan Doğan Yalçındağ, CEO of Doğan TV Holding and board member of Doruk Televizyon ve Radyo Yayıncılık A.Ş., DTV Haber ve Görsel Yayıncılık A.Ş., Eko TV Televizyon ve Radyo Yayıncılık A.Ş., Doğan Holding A.Ş., Adilbey Holding A.Ş. She is daughter of Aydın Doğan, founder of Doğan Holding. became the CFO of Milliyet Magazine Group. She then joined Kanal D in 1996. CNN Turk was launched as a result of her negotiations with Time Warner Group. In 2005, she became the CEO of Doğan TV Holding. In 2007, she was elected as the first female President of the country’s leading business organization, TÜSİAD.
Affiliated Interests Editor-In-Chief
He became editor-in-chief of Doğan Radio Group in 2014.
Address: Doğan TV Center Bağcılar 34204 İstanbul / Türkiye - Phone: 0 212 413 53 39 Website: www.radyod.com.tr
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(05.03.2009) Aydın Doğan: ‘Başbakan bana Abi derdi’. Milliyet. Retrieved in October 2016 from: http://www.milliyet.com.tr/-basbakan-bana-abi-derdi-/gundem/gundemdetay/05.03.2009/1067332/default.htm
(30.09.2016) Doğan Media Group Chair Yalçındağ Resigns After RedHack’s Leak. Bianet. Retrieved in October 2016 from: http://bianet.org/english/politics/179212-dogan-media-group-chair-yalcindag-resigns-after-redhack-s-leak?bia_source=rss
(30.04.2015) Hürriyet ve Doğan Gazetecilik tavan yaptı. Dunya. Retrieved in October 2016 from: http://www.dunya.com/finans/haberler/hurriyet-ve-dogan-gazetecilik-tavan-yapti-haberi-276735
(30.09.2016) A major shake-up at Doğan Media. Hurriyet Daily News. Retrieved in October 2016 from: http://www.hurriyetdailynews.com/mehmet-ali-yalcindag-resigns-as-dogan-media-coordinator.aspx?pageID=517&nID=104450&NewsCatID=345
(03.04.2016) ‘Usta işi’ transfer: ‘Kabataş korosu’nun gür sesi Abdülkadir Selvi Hürriyet’te. Diken. Retrieved in October 2016 from: http://www.diken.com.tr/usta-isi-transfer-kabatas-korosunun-gur-sesi-abdulkadir-selvi-hurriyette/
Detailed information on the finances and ownership can easily be found on the official website, because the holding is publicly traded. Family members are shareholders of a subsidiary company called Adilbey Holding, which owns 49.32% of the mother group.
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