Gentaro Makinoda

Senior Producer - Tokyo, Japan

Gentaro is an IRONMAN triathlon survivor with a degree in architecture. During his 13 years’ experience in advertising, Gentaro has led many successful marketing projects for blue chip brands, including the global advertising campaign for Toyota's Hybrid Synergy Drive. Passionate about art and technology, he is now also heading up Empire’s media art business as president of Empire Media Art Inc. Married with three children, at the time of writing he is considering the personal challenge of a fourth.

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