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Norio H. | Elance
 
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Norio H.

Global Business Consultant and Translation Expert
   United States
  |   Woodbury, MN
  |  5:30 am Local Time

Overview

Global business consultant and translator with business acumen. Over 20 years of business experience with multinational corporations in Japan, US, and UK. Expertise in IT, Electronics and Telecom industries. Core skills are marketing, sales and business development. A certified member of Japan Translation Federation(JTF) and Japan Association of Translators (JAT). I will be your trusted adviser and partner for a long term. I am committed to empower your business and deliver superior customer experience with dedicated professional...

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Dec 30, 2014|Translation|Private|Completed
Dec 30, 2014|Japanese <-> English Translation|Private|Completed
Dec 18, 2014|Translation|Private|Completed
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Dec 15, 2014|Japanese <-> English Translation|Private|Completed
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Portfolio

Managed translation of Japanese brochure
Created Japanese version of company overview
Created eye catching tagline
Managed creation of Japanese PR
With request from the translation agency, edited translation done by the other...

Skills (15)

Tested
Electronics
Marketing
Translation English Japanese
English to Japanese Translation Skills Test
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Sales
Selling Skills Test
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Business Planning
Business Planning
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Marketing Strategy
Business Development
Business Development
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Telecommunication
Translation Japanese English
Lead Generation
Localization
Event Planning
Advertising
Market Research
Content Writing

Service Description

I am dedicated to offer high quality services in timely manner based on customers' needs. I consider my services complete only when my customers are totally satisfied. No matter how big or small the projects are, I will deliver value-added services in order to make your business or projects successful. I am always accessible and responsive to your requests and inquiries. Let me help you to "tell your story" with clear story line, value propositions and key messages to your target audience.

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(Clients/Industries)
IT, Automotive, Consumer Electronics, Software, Financial, Healthcare, Medical, Retail, Online Retail & Trading, Market Research, Ad Agency, Online Education, Legal, Human Resource, Gaming, Hospitality, Travel/Tourism, Security, Education, Fitness/Health, Academic Institutions

*To keep confidentiality of clients, I can't list their name here.

(Example of Projects)
-Translated various types of materials: software GUI, iPhone app & product description, gaming apps, brochures, PR, articles, blog, advertising, video scripts, transcription, white paper, web contents, market research reports, financial report, technical manual, training, customer presentation, customer case studies, business plan/proposals, business letters, user agreement, legal documents, product label, academic case study & report

-Developed clear value propositions and messaging maps...

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Employment

Vodafone (St. Paul, USA)
Marketing Manager, Americas and APAC
2012 - Present
Responsible for leading all aspects of marketing (PR, web, advertising, events, demand generation campaigns, sales enablement, marketing collaterals, case studies) for Americas and APAC
3M (St. Paul, USA)
Marketing Manager, Optical Display Division
2010 - 2012
Responsible for managing and marketing optical film portfolio for LCD display used in mobile phones, tablet PC and car navigation system with P/L responsibilities
Storage Networking Industry Association(SNIA)
Board of Director
2005 - 2009
Served as a Board Member for Storage Networking Industry Association and led strategic planning and international initiatives. (HP primary representative for SNIA)
Hewlett Packard (Houston, USA)
Senior Marketing Manager, Storage Product Division
2001 - 2009
-Responsible for business development, business & marketing planning, product marketing & management, marketing program, sales enablememt, event planning and marketing operations.
Panasonic Corporation (Yokohama, Japan)
Assistant Manager
1991 - 1998
Responsible for :1. Sales and marketing of OEM car audio and navigation equipment for Toyota (1.5 years) 2. Corporate international business & marketing planning and sales promotions (6 years)

Education

Northwestern University (Evanston, USA)
Executive Scholar, Leadership and Management
2005 - 2007
York University (Toronto, Canada)
MBA, Marketing and Strategic Management
1999 - 2000
Sophia University (Tokyo, Japan)
BA, English Language
1986 - 1991
University of Kansas (Lawrence, USA)
One year exchange program, Political science
1989 - 1990

Keywords

Japanese-English translation
English-Japanese translation
marketing
sales
Japan
video
online
web
market research
presentation
global
lead generation
events
electronics
IT
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