Sinan originally hails from Istanbul. After earning his Fine Arts degree from Rochester Institute of Technology in New York, he moved to San Francisco where he’s currently GCD on NBA2K, ESPN, FootJoy, Blue Shield of California at BSSP.
Throughout his career, Sinan has written poems for LeBron James with 2Chainz, Rapsody and Jurreau, trash talked with Kevin Garnett and Michael Rapaport for NBA2K, gotten into a swordfight with Aaron Eckhart, Jeffrey Dean Morgan and Fan Bing Bing for Evony on Super Bowl 51, helped Ryan Lochte make a cleanstart for PowerBar, Defied Labels and stereotypes with Serena Williams, Abby Wambach and Harvey Keitel for MINI Cooper on Super Bowl 50, delivered 1.4MM meals in partnership with Feeding America and launched MINI's Rio Olympics campaign with Team USA. He’s called all drivers for Uber, negotiated deals with William Shatner for Priceline and executed Columbia Sportswear’s biggest digital campaign for its Omni-Heat technology release.
Sinan’s work has been recognized at The One Show, Art Director’s Club, The Clios, Communication Arts, Effies, Graphis, Addys, 4A’s, and AAF. Most recently, Sinan has been chosen as one of Adweek's Top 100 Creatives.
He lives in Mill Valley with his wife and his labradoodle named Walter. He is also a founding partner and a board member of Momento, a successful gifting business in Eastern Europe.