This week, we celebrate our growing community based in Japan. Japan is the world’s 10th largest country with a population of 126 million people. Similarly, Japan is one of the highest represented countries at about.me.
Akari Yanagawa works in the Animation Industry, specifically on spreading Japanese ANIME around the world. Akari studied at Keio University in Minato-ku, Tokyo, Japan.
Jérôme Sadou is a French amateur triathlete living in Tottori, Japan. Jérôme is a web developer who enjoys bicycling, swimming and photography.
Naoko Takano is a globalizer at Automattic who makes WordPress awesome for non-English speakers. Naoko loves traveling, learning new things and blogging.
Akira Uchimura is the Executive Director at Nikkei Youth Network. Akira is half-Japanese and half-Chilean, is passionate about crowdfunding and is trilingual.
Anna Lizaur is a Marketing Manager with about.me. She graduated from the University of Virginia. Anna is fluent in Spanish and can count to 100 in Chinese.