Kaya Boztepe was was born in Chicago, IL. He double majored in Economics and Business Management and considers research and development a true “passion”. Boztepe has a special ability to analyze market trends, creating related strategies, focusing on the target consumer and market segmentation. Founder of the Turkish American Radio and TV and the Turkish American Youth Association, Boztepe was also the President of the Federation of Turkish American Associations in New York, an umbrella organization of Turkish Americans in the United States. Exceptionally respectful and appreciative of diverse cultures and viewpoints, Boztepe worked extensively outlining strategic solutions to certain issues with both the Turkish and American Government officials including the President and the Parliament. He also worked on special programs helping youth and children’s welfare and educational scholarship programs.

He is an author, a motivational speaker and a seasoned educational consultant. Kaya Boztepe, Chief Operating Officer of Planet Green NY and Representative of the TED Istanbul Foundation in the USA, is a highly accomplished product development and marketing executive with over 20 years’ experience in the Industry.