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- Akiko Nishidate 2
- Brand Journalism, Inc/WHITEGLASSES,Inc.
After graduating from university, she worked in the volleyball club of a bank and at a travel agency before joining Advertising.com Japan (now Boundless Inc.) in 2008. She was involved in ad screening and sales of ad networks and SSPs for major corporate publishers. In April 2017, she joined popIn, Inc. as the Head of Publisher Sales and contributed to building one of the largest native ad networks in Japan, introducing more than 950 media. In August 2020, she was appointed as a director of popIn, and in January 2021, she was appointed as the head of advertising business. In January 2021, she assumed responsibility for the advertising business, which is becoming a social issue. In December 2021, she received the Web Person of the Year Award in recognition of her actions to promote sound advertising.
In 2023, she joined White Grassies Inc. with the aim of contributing to the digital industry by supporting the development of young human resources and helping them design their careers. She practices career building across the industry while keeping her focus on the industry. Former Japanese national beach volleyball team at the Universiade.