Professional Information

Profession

Translator Interpreter

Source Language

Japanese

Target Language

English

Specialties

Entertainment, advertising, PR, marketing, web localization, tourism, travel

Background

More than 20 years of experience as a translator. 12 years working freelance. Previously employed as an interpreter/translator at Universal Studios Japan for 4 years in the Entertainment Department. Interpreter at a number of large music festivals and sporting events held throughout Japan. Interpret regularly for internationally produced TV shows and documentaries. Provide interpreting services for attorneys visiting non-Japanese clients being held in police custody. Freelance translation work consists mainly of marketing/advertising-related documents for several of Japan's major advertising agencies and tourism-related websites and pamphlets.