gailnakada

active 6 months, 1 week ago • from Monterey, CA, United States
Professional journalist and photographer based in Japan

Expert In

Tokyo, Japan

Shrines, temples, supernatural stories, tourist spots, transportation.

Basic Information

Currently Living In:Tokyo, Japan
About Me:

I moved to Tokyo while I was in college to attend Sophia International University. I am a professional journalist.
Currently working for CNN's online travel magazine.
Some of my writing work includes:
Associate Editor for Tokyo Journal magazi...

I moved to Tokyo while I was in college to attend Sophia International University. I am a professional journalist.
Currently working for CNN's online travel magazine.
Some of my writing work includes:
Associate Editor for Tokyo Journal magazine; included planning, executing and editing stories for the entire magazine as well as creating and writing original content.
Japan correspondent for Media and Marketing Magazine out of Hong Kong focusing on the advertising media.
Japan Correspondent for PATA Travel News covering the Japanese travel industry both inbound and outbound.
Contributing Editor, Far East Traveler Magazine for eight years with a monthly column on travel throughout Asia .
Daily columnist for CBS Marketwatch.com, writing their Asia Internet Daily column on business and technology. My column appeared online worldwide five days a week.
Tokyo Correspondent for Wireless Watch, an online news magazine covering wireless technologies in Asia . I wrote daily articles and also appeared on camera for filmed events at Press Conferences and IT Conventions. 
Contributing Editor MobilePC Magazine. I wrote their ‘Straight Outta’ Tokyo ’ technology column every month for several years highlighting developments in cutting edge technology.

My articles have appeared in Smart Business, Business 2.0,and  Wired magazine. I wrote regularly for  ACCJ Journal (American Chamber of Commerce Japan) as well as the US version of Shojo Beat, plus a number of Asia-based publications.

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