Masa is an Associate Creative Director at R/GA who has spent the past year focused on integrating new consumer-side hardware and technology into innovative user experiences via software design.
After leading a NIKE and Jordan Brand design team that focused on product innovation and member services in R/GA New York for little over 5 years, she moved to Japan to start up R/GA’s Tokyo office in 2016 and is currently leading a Google creative team for the Asia-Pacific region.
In her 7 years at R/GA, Masa has worked on websites, devices, and connected retail spaces for Beats, Coke, Tiffany & Co., Verizon, Samsung, MasterCard, and R/GA accelerator. Her work has been recognized by creative competitions including the Cannes Lion, The ADC Awards, ADFEST, Cilo Sports, The Midas Awards, and The Silver Bowl Awards. In her spare time, she collaborates with other designers to publish magazines, launch apps, or design clothing.