Hikaru Fukusawa has built brands and facilitated rebranding for major apparel makers and textile companies as both a designer and merchandiser. In 2013, he started a new fashion project in Yokohama to support local production and consumption, which led him to build a design lab. He officially established his company, designlab co., in 2019. There he serves as CEO, the creative director, and a designer. He provides branding and design support to industries involving fashion, sportswear, uniforms, and other apparel.
Dr. Hosobe is a pediatrician and the director of Hosobe Pediatric Clinic, located in Bunkyo-Ku, Tokyo. She previously worked at Nagoya City University Hospital and Nippon Medical School Hospital before opening her own clinic. In addition to treating children, Dr. Hosobe also writes and supervises books, conducts educational activities regarding vaccinations, and runs a children's center. Her extensive experience raising two sons and a grandson has led her to support child-rearing in the community actively.
Dr. Jeanette De Witt owns and operates The Wellness Track, LLC. She is a Doctor of Physical Therapy specializing in Corrective Exercise, Medical Fitness, and Nutrition Education. She is one of ten clinicians in the USA certified in the Total Motion Release technique for reducing pain, restoring symmetry, and improving alignment. Dr. De Witt is credentialed in Exercise Is Medicine with the American College of Sports Medicine. She received her Personal Training Certification, Fitness Nutrition Specialization, and Corrective Exercise Specialization with the National Academy of Sports Medicine.
Cheyenne Williams is a Certified Veterinary Assistant, currently enrolled in college for veterinary technology, working in vet hospitals since she was 16. She is also the owner of Shiney Day Specialized Pet Care in Sarasota, Florida, founded in 2015. Cheyenne has worked with professionals from pet sitters and groomers to veterinary specialists in a hospital setting.
Hakuyosha Co., Ltd. (Hakuyosha Cleaning) Manager Clusters Co., Ltd. CTO Kensuke Kanzaki is currently a manager at his family's long-established dry cleaning company as well as is the chief technical officer (CTO) of a tech company. Kensuke has developed the delivery dry cleaning service Nexcy, operating a dry cleaner that can collect and deliver laundry from all over Japan. Known as the "Laundry Professor," Kensuke provides laundry advice through social media platforms like Facebook and Twitter, as well as actively hosts seminars to invigorate his local community.
My name is 박 (Pak). I am a first-generation Korean American who has worked in the outdoors for 6 years as a guide. Now I'm enjoying traveling around with my bicycle and spending time outdoors with my dog Gaara.
Gwen Lynn is an environmental health and safety scientist who provides environmental and safety consulting and monitors air, land and water resources. She is also the founder of In A Green Minute, who creates podcasts and informational videos on environmental progressiveness and green technology.
Denise is a licensed cosmetologist who advises people on certain products they should get. She formally worked at Ulta and is now headed into a salon.
Eiichi Ishikawa is a first-generation olfactory measurement operator, which is nationally recognized in Japan, making him an expert on smells. Eiichi is also a licensed odor control advisor. After working at two companies specializing in odor control, Eiichi launched his own firm as an odor detective, working with various TV shows, magazines, and major companies to test the deodorizing properties of various products as well as provides technical guidance.
Sheri Rydyznski is a professional pet care service provider who operates Fetch.Sit.Stay. Cincinnati. LLC. When she’s not busy providing care for clients, she is an avid audiophile, curious traveler, entertaining raconteur and content creator for @fetch_sit_stay. She lives in the Greater Cincinnati, OH area with her husband and spirited tortie, Mischief.
Kazuya Orihara is a journalist who has expertise in audio and video appliances. Kazuya was previously working as a computer-related editor, until he decided to switch over to the audio and visual world, working both in and out of Japan to follow the latest trends in the industry. He lives by the motto of actually trying products out and reviewing products that he can genuinely recommend. He's contributed as a writer to several media outlets, including audio and visual website Phile Web, as well as Japanese magazines like Kaden-Hihyo, MONOQLO, Nikkei Trendy, and Goods Press, all specializing in trending goods. Since 2009, Kazuya has also acted as a judge for the Visual Grand Prix (VGP), which in addition to his own reviews but also with votes from consumer electronics mass retailers, selects audio and visual equipment that offers high image quality, high audio quality, and melds seamlessly with various lifestyles.
Andrea Marincovich (aka The Realistic Dietitian), is a registered dietitian and macros nutrition expert. She helps individuals reach their weight, body composition, and specific health goals through nutrition. Andrea specializes in altering diets in order to meet the needs of each client, such as: macro-centered, keto, paleo, Mediterranean, vegetarian, vegan, pescatarian, diabetic, renal, cardiovascular, IBS/IBD, and GERD diets.
Devan is a dietitian with a passion for preventative nutrition and educating the community on how to live a healthy life. She has experience in cardiovascular disease, GI disorders, and acute care.
My name is Justin McMillan, and I am a barista trainer, latte artist, and coffee enthusiast. I assist common individuals in becoming excellent baristas as part of my job. I prefer to focus on the needs and desires of each individual to help them reach their personal goals.
Homare Sugizaki has been developing prescriptions at a hair cosmetics manufacturer for 17 years. He now works with Cosmedicure Co., Ltd, where he is involved in the development of shampoos, treatments, styling products, perm products, hair straightening agents, and hair coloring products. In recent yers, he's further expanded his field of expertise and is now involved in the development of skincare cosmetics.
Kimiyo Ishido is a gel nail technician who manages a nail salon and a small school for nail technicians. After working at a major nail salon as well as beauty and bridal salons, she opened her own nail salon, Private Salon Knail. Kimiyo is also a certified permanent instructor associated with the non-profit organization, the Japan Nail Technician Association, as well as is a JNA certified nail salon hygiene inspector and hygiene management instructor. She's also a proctor for the JNA gel nail proficiency test. In addition to her work as a nail technician instructor, Kimiyo also works as an educator for nail product manufacturers, provides consultation to other nail salons, hosts seminars, and offers manicures and hair and makeup services at welfare facilities.
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Kabeuji Tako is a stationery expert that loves all kinds of stationery, particularly writing tools and paper. Not only does he write columns and articles on stationery, but he's also one-half of the stationery expert duo Bungu Jam, and frequently makes appearances on radio shows and podcasts related to stationery.
Kate Hesser is a certified tea sommelier, tea taster, blogger, and brand collaborator. She provides event and restaurant menu consulting, and personalized tasting experiences for in-home gatherings and office retreats. She believes every tea is made with pride and has something unique to show us!
Kazuki Okumura managed the K-two hair salons in Aoyama and Ginza, and now manages the Ikebukuro branch since its launch in 2019. He's currently a top-rated hairstylist who is often fully booked. He specializes in cutting and coloring hair and treatments to improve hair quality. In addition to appearing on Japanese TV and in magazines, he also utilizes his in-depth knowledge of haircare and haircare products, working with many major cosmetics companies as a product development consultant.