Helping people across borders

I strive to work with high performers who want to improve and appreciate the "kaizen" or "growth mindset"

 

My passion is to serve and help people and businesses communicate their mission and vision across cultures, time zones and any other challenges.

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Miki's resume (short ver.)

Expert + Coach in cross cultural business strategy building, facilitation + project implementation

Industries served (but not limited to): Hospitality, Tourism, Entertainment and Innovation Technology

Active markets: Japan, APAC, N. America, Europe

Innovation + Startup Market Entry

Accelerator Program Management and Delivery

With ever changing demands from society, business are faced with challenges to innovate.  The EXPO 2025 is a chance for Japan, specifically Osaka in the western "Kansai" region, to showcase what our progressive, new society will look like. 

Hospitality Design + Procurement

Hospitality Procurement, New Brand Development

Starwood announced the "W" brand, and "aloft" and "element" baby brands were also in development.  Miki was part of this genesis at Canoe Hospitality in Hermosa Beach, California as Project Manager while also procuring custom fixtures for Philippe Starck's SLS Hotel - opening it's doors in Beverly Hills, California.

Tourism Strategy

United Nations Tourism Technical Facilitator

Park Hyatt Hotel - Busan, Republic of Korea

7th UNWTO Asia/Pacific Executive Training Program on Tourism Branding and Communications

Academic Research Collaborations

​COVID-19 Pandemic Topics:

The impact of COVID-19 pandemic on the psychological needs of tourists: implications for the travel and tourism industry - in collaboration with Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Macau Institute for Tourism Studies, Baekseok University (Korea)

Entertainment Content Development

C-level Strategy Advisor, Market Entry

Establishing new office location, gaining market leads and facilitation of business development

Japan <> US , Canada project discussions