Category Archives: Tokyo

My favorite city on the planet


Does anyone else ever have this? I know I should just be like jumping for joy about everything.. I have everything I always wanted. But my ambition is now starved. Where do I aim? Do I need to take up an extreme sport? Change of location is always nice.. Tweet

I ♡ 2012 already


Have you heard about KidZania?

Just heard about this crazy idea from some friends who are visiting from Tokyo.  At a high level, it’s like Disneyland, except kids take jobs instead of “playing.”  Honestly it sounds like a lot of fun, but then I used to dress up in brown and deliver packages to the neighbors when I was younger.  […]

We drink Champagne.

I don’t feel so bad about ♡ing LV b/c T. Murakami has the same obsession.

Not Stuyvesant Place, NYC. Not 1998.

Interested in Japan’s venture capital market?

This Saturday from 9:00 AM to 12:00 noon, I will be taking part in a panel about “Asian Business in the International Arena” as part of the Graduate Student Colloquium curated by the Department of Asian Languages and Literature and the Jackson School of International Studies. Prior to the panel discussion, I will be giving […]

Another reason to wish I were in Tokyo

Lester Wunderman, father of direct marketing, and Kennosuke Saito, Representative Director of Wunderman’s Tokyo office, are speaking to the Japan Marketing Association on April 16th.

浅草下町 □□□ 深い思い出


Here are some photos from my internship this past summer at an advertising agency in Tokyo. I worked primarily on the Microsoft Japan account, which is why I had a “V dash” badge. I will post some more photos of Tokyo when I have time.


I had such a great time in Japan! The weather was tropical, I ate a different variety of Japanese food every night, and I spent time with good friends and family. Special shout to Tetsuhiro, Natsue & Ayu, the Tokyo crew (Naoto, Owen, Cindy, Zack, Stephanie, Yo-chan, Yuki, Mike, Mami, John, Reiko & Ayako), Takeshi […]