M. Zeynep Tonguç

After graduating from Sankt Georg Austrian College, Zeynep was accepted to Kingston University, London, one of the UK's top five art and design schools. Upon receiving her diploma with merit, she returned to Istanbul and was the art director for RPM/Radar and Yesim Demir Tasarım for 10 years, working closely with many of Turkey’s leading brands such as Eczacıbaşı, Kopaş, Evyap, Yapı Kredi, Allianz, IKSV, Triko Mısırlı, Nurus, Bahçıvan and İpek Kağıt.
Always the enthusiast for good design evoking emotion, ZE was founded in 2008 with a mission to make a difference in the brand story by touching users' hearts.

Zeynep is a board member of the GMK / Turkish Graphic Designers Association since April 2016.

GMK Menu Design Award (Olivia’s Pizzeria)
IDW Design Week Istanbul Showroom Design (Mood)
GMK Catalogue Design Award (Mood)
GMK Packaging Design Award (Arko)
GMK Logo Design - Mention (FOEV)
GMK Corporate Identity - Mention (Nobel Gourmet)
GMK Periodical Design - Mention (Nurus)
Entry to the Book: Turkish Graphic Designers
STD (Society of Typographic Designers - UK) MISTD Merit Ödülü
Donside Student Awards - Silver Award