GİZEM ŞALCIGİL WHITE

Volunteered Entrepreneur / Turkish Coffee Truck

GİZEM ŞALCIGİL WHITE

Volunteered Entrepreneur / Turkish Coffee Truck

Biography

Gizem Şalcıgil White, acting as volunteered ambassador of Turkish Coffee abroad since 2009, is the founder of U.S.A.’s first authentic Turkish coffee café chain “Turkish Coffee Lady”. White is graduated from Bilkent Banking Finance, and completed bachelor’s degree at Boston Emerson College on Global Communication. She introduced the Turkish Coffee to more than 20 thousands person in 6 countries and 14 cities between 2012 – 2016 with the “Turkish Coffee Truck”, an award-winning cultural diplomacy project, and selected as the “Most Successful Youngster”of Turkey on JCI International Culture branch in 2015. She also received the reward of “Most Effective 40 Turkish-American Youngsters of U.S.A.” in 2017.