Born in Tokyo, raised in the US
Graduated Keio University SFC (Architecture & Design)
Recruit, Gree, ISI-Dentsu Singapore, Google
Business owner and artist
I am a semi-abstract artist who is strong in creating dynamic explosions of color. I create paintings, photos, and videos. I mainly use non-toxic materials (children’s watercolor, craypas, colored pencils, etc.) to create sustainable art.
I have been designing digital and non-digital materials (homepages, pamphlets, etc.) since 2002.
Japanese Culture Curator:
I hold weekly live YouTube sessions to share and curate Japanese culture and entertainment to audiences outside of Japan.
I have 12+ years of experience in business development for the IT / Media industry in Japan, US, Korea, Taiwan, and Southeast Asia. I am experienced in strategic business planning, IT consulting, business development, partnerships, research, presentations, training, project management, sales, marketing, social media, simultaneous interpretation, document translation, homepage design, graphic design, illustration, and teaching children (ages 5 ~15) and adults.
Translation / Interpretation Experience:
Morgan Stanley (Finance), Catal Communications (IT, Finance, Philosophy), Aidemy (Artificial Intelligence), Iida Archiship Studio (Architecture), Chiharu Yahagi’s publication “Ishi no Jiten (Stone Dictionary)”, etc. Completed translation / interpretation classes at ISS. I have also been involved in international business development for over 10 years (M&As, JVs, etc.), which involved constant translation and interpretation tasks.