OYTUN TUTUNCU


OYTUN TUTUNCU

Web Specialist

Oytun currently serves as the Interactive Marketing Manager at Pepin Distributing Company in Tampa, FL - one of the largest AB-InBev distributors in the United States. In addition to his position at Pepin, Oytun also is the founder of Gauge Social, an alcoholic beverage brands and entertainment marketing company, specializing in digital media. Previously, Oytun founded and managed two promotions and marketing companies that specialized in the alcoholic beverage and entertainment industries as well. Oytun serves as an advisor and committee member for Tampa Bay Wave, a leading start-up incubator out of Tampa. He is also on the board of University of Tampa as the Marketing Chair, board of Pepin Academies as Digital Media Advisor, and also a volunteer as an alcohol responsibility advisor for the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office. Oytun has received a B.A. in Advertising and a B.A. in Economics from University of South Florida. He recently received his M.B.A from University of Florida in December, 2016. Additionally, he was chosen to serve as one of the three judges at Start-Up Weekend Florida, a mentor at Start-Up Week Florida, and a speaker at Start-Up Beverage Edition. Lastly, he was one of the three individuals to receive the Marketing Masterminds of Tampa Bay honors in 2015 from Tampa Bay Wave.