Masa was Born in Yokohama, 1981. A Integrated Creative Director / Planner based on both technology and art with over 10 years experience for top creative studios and agencies in Japan, Shanghai, Singapore etc. Started career as a freelance designer / programmer after school. After graduate from Kuwasawa Design School, joined in digital productions. In 2009, joined in 1-10 design as a planner, and in 2012 started up 1-10 HOLDINGS Shanghai as a Creative Director / CEO. Have won over 50 prizes around the world including China's first Gold Lion in mobile category and the Main Prize of Kuwasawa-Award in 2014 as the youngest winner. MAIN CLIENTS In Singapore: StarHub, McDonald’s, Breast Cancer Foundation, BMW etc. In China: Toyota, Baby Back Home(NPO), Samsonite, Bayer, Glico, Starbucks etc. In Japan: UNIQLO, Softbank, Japan Dairy Council, JAL, VW, JGSDF, Poke-Mon etc.
HONORS & AWARDS (abbreviated) Cannes, One Show, D&AD, ADFEST, Spikes Asia, New York Festivals, ADFest, ADSTARS, KUWASAWA Design Awards, Epica, TIAA, Webby, Digital Asia Festival Awards etc. LANGUAGES English (Advanced Intermediate), Japanese (Native), Chinese (Beginner) MEDIA EXPERIENCE (abbreviated) MBS TV / N-STA, MBS Newspaper, Bunka Broadcast, Webdesigning (magazine), AD Brain (magazine), Campaign Asia, Campaign Brief, WOM Japan Conference, etc. CONTACT firstname.lastname@example.org