Love meeting new people and taking on new challenges. Fascinated by design, art, comedy, traveling, reading and learning new things. Although I studied culture and linguistics, a twist of good luck brought me into this amazing field of digital technology marketing & public relations.
In the beginning I started from managing events for a restaurant and handling auditions for talented foreign national individuals in Japan for 2 years. I now have over 8 years of experience in marketing, advertising, planning and coordinating design and art events in Japan, Europe and the US. Currently I work for BIRDMAN Inc., Tokyo, as a public relations manager in the field of digital marketing /entertainment.
Competencies: public relations, event planning, sales operations, Japanese (business/native), English (business/native), Romanian (native level).
Interactive Art Contents Producer/Event Coordinator
Event/Content Planning & Coordination - planning and coordinating in-house original interactive art contents - planning and coordinating prototyping projects with prospective clients (software/hardware) - planning and coordinating events to participate and promote those contents
Human Resources - coordinating summer software-engineers interns (from Stanford & Sourbonne University) - programmers/3DCG designers recruiting and staffing (job description, interviews, scheduling) - research and negociate with prospective recruiting companies to post such job descriptions
Public Relations - planning national publicity strategies and campaigns - planning and negociating collaborations with prospective electronics companies for equipment rental - writing and producing presentations and press releases - dealing with enquiries from the public, the press, and related organisations - building and maintaining strong connections with design and art media publications in Japan - planning and proof-reading tie-up articles - promotion on social media including blogs, Facebook, Twitter, etc - speaking publicly at interviews
International Events - SXSW 2016, 2017 - CES 2016
National Events - Karuizawa New Art Museum "Art is Science Ⅱ Exhibition”｜ Japan ｜ 2017-2018 - Tokyo Skytree "Tokyo Solamachi” Permanent Exhibition｜ Japan ｜ 2017 - Nagoya City Science Museum”What is a Robot Exhibition” ｜ Japan ｜ 2017 - Digital Contents Expo Tokyo ｜ Japan ｜2016, 2017
Event Content Planning & Coordination (Promoting and Localizing Japanese design, art, visual media, fashion, food in Japan and overseas) - developing concepts and ideas, writing proposals, - overseeing operations, directing staff and coordinating technical and production aspects. - managing event budget - securing venues and equipment - organizing seminars, music events, workshops - listing and approaching prospective exhibitors (sales) - establishing professional relations with embassies in Japan to invite prospective design companies,designers and schools from different countries - networking with other app 100 design event across the world to establish strong relations to strengthen and improve design communities - preparing documents to receive financial subsidy from the Japanese Government - preparing events exhibition manuals, open explanatory sessions for exhibitors
TV Show Planning & Coordination - research, negotiate and schedule interviews with possible candidates - Jp-En Subs Translation
Event Public Relations - planning overseas publicity strategies and campaigns - building and maintaining strong connections with foreign design media, planning tie-up articles, inviting them to Japan to promote Japanese design - promotion on social media - writing presentations and press releases - dealing with enquiries from the public, the press, and related organisations - organizing and attending press conferences and event tours - speaking publicly at interviews, press conferences and presentations - providing clients with information about new promotional opportunities and current PR campaigns progress - analyzing media coverage
International Events - TOKYO DESIGN WEEK ｜ in NEW YORK ｜ 2015 - TOKYO DESIGN WEEK ｜ MILANO｜ 2014, 2015 - TOKYO DESIGN WEEK ｜ LONDON｜ 2014
National Events - TOKYO DESIGN WEEK ｜ TOKYO ｜ 2012-2015
Seminars - MIT Media Lab Special Forum ｜ 2013 - WORLD DESIGN WEEK SUMMIT ｜TOKYO, MILAN ｜ 2014, 2015