CEO

naoko okada
Naoko Okada President and CEO

As the PR director, she has conducted numerous successful brand-buildings mainly in the fields of IT and technology. Not only is she now focused on supporting public relations for SMEs and startups, but she is engaged in launching support of the PR department, efficient development of professional PR skills, B2B networking support, and lobbying activities. She opened the US branch in Washington DC in 2016, and in the Asia region she is devoting herself to support inbound and outbound projects in cooperation with a local agency in Hong Kong, aiming to be a “global communication agency” which connects Japan, Asia, and the world.

 

STAFF

Reimi Kojima
Reimi Kojima U.S. branch

Reimi Kojima joined Network Communications Corporation in 2011. From technology to fashion, she has experienced a wide range of company support including PR plan development, PR content creation, and media relations primarily for Japanese enterprises and organizations. She moved to the United States in 2016 and works on communications support for Japanese and US companies and cultural dissemination.


Ayako Koganemaru  Tokyo Office

Ayako joined Oita Godo Shimbun Newspaper after graduating from Keio University in Tokyo. She was responsible for advertising sales and also expanded her experience as a reporter who covered a wide variety of topics from celebrity interviews to election reports and sports contributing more than fifty articles each year. She moved to New York in 2014 and spent a year working for an economic paper publisher targeting Japanese living in the United States. Ayako joined Network Communications in 2015 as a PR consultant. She is engaged in public relations for major IT companies, consulting companies, and technology start-ups from inside and outside of Japan. She is a bookworm and spent her childhood in Hong Kong.


Yuki Takeda  Tokyo Office

Yuki started her career at a mapping company where she managed the launching of a PR division, B2B service centering on API, consumer WEB service, and video games.
She also established herself in the field of event management and promotion including CEATECH and major motor shows, and handled many projects including public relations, social media and advertisement. Thanks to her rich experience as an in-house PR professional, she is an expert in conducting corporate branding, media relation creation, and event planning and management based on each company’s point of view. She also has very rich relationships with influencers from the technology industry and she possesses great talent as a fantastic chef, too.

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Yasuko Kurita   Tokyo Office

Before Yasuko joined Network Communications, she studied regional planning and revitalization of coastal areas. She has experience of working for a company handling real estate renovation businesses and deepened her knowledge about how reclamation of real estate gives impacts on revitalization of regional communities. At Network Communications, she actively works on promotional events aiming regional vitalization through traditional media relations and social media management. Karaoke is one of her favorite hobbies.

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Mao Kitakawa  Tokyo Office

While studying at Sophia University in Tokyo, Mao experienced internship at a world renowned technology media, TechCrunch Japan and a venture capital. After graduation, she was involved in sales and new business development for the energy industry. Since she joined Network Communication in 2017, she responses needs of public relation support for B2B businesses.

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Kiyoaki Murata  Tokyo Office

Kiyoaki joined Network Communications as a PR assistant in 2017 while he keeps fascinating a lot of combat sports fans as a professional Shoot boxer. Other than playing Shoot Boxing, he enjoys playing soccer, snowboarding and fishing.