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- Motoko Imada 6
- Mediagene Inc.
Studied History of Art at Sotheby's upon graduation from Doshisha University Faculty of Economics. Motoko launched WIRED Japan in 1994 at Dohosha Publishing, Inc. Since then, she has founded online media enterprise Mediagene Inc. in 1998 (former headquarters of Infobahn Group) , digital agency INFOBAHN Inc. in 2015 through an incorporation-type company split, and a Dentsu Institute fellow in 2018-19.
Motoko now oversees 12 online publications, including the business news media for millennials "Business Insider Japan," tech news media "GIZMODO JAPAN" and "Lifehacker Japan." She is also one of the first people to have won the "Web Person" prize at the Web Grand Prix 2013.