Satoko Shimooka


Satoko Shimooka

Founder and CEO of SIJIHIVE Inc., a Tokyo-based multilingual services company.

Japanese native, Chinese-English transcreation specialist. During her university years, Satoko studied in Toronto, Canada, and became interested in cross-cultural issues thanks to the city's multicultural demographics. She established SIJIHIVE in 2018 after returning to Japan and is now offering a range of linguistic and communication services to clients worldwide.


Everything Is Connected: Empowering Your Business with a Diversified Mindset

You are making a living with what you truly love - translation and interpretation. However, you may sometimes encounter additional opportunities from clients and new business stages to diversify your services based on your current skillsets. In this session, I will talk about how I started my business alone and successfully built a diverse team that can address comprehensive client needs from...