Mr. Blick has over 20 years of experience as a PR & marketing professional, consultant, corporate trainer and educator in numerous multi-cultural environments across a wide range of industries and has worked with some of the top brands in the world from consumer goods, finance and banking, automotive, transportation, and technology. He has extensive experience working in global and domestic PR agencies in Tokyo overseeing client services, leading account teams, and developing new and existing business. Mr. Blick is currently an independent PR & marketing consultant and recruits for the industry through an independent boutique HR consulting firm. He is also a corporate advisor to Kowa Shoji Co., Ltd., a Japanese corporation primarily engaged in real estate, manufacturing, and import-export.
Mr. Blick has been an adjunct professor for PR and media relations at Temple University Japan and for marketing at New York University SPS in Tokyo. He has also been a guest lecturer at Temple University Japan, Sophia University, International University of Japan MBA, and Aoyama Gakuin MBA, and is frequently requested to speak at local professional events in and around Tokyo. Mr. Blick holds a Bachelor of Science in Business and Political Science from the University of Kansas and has over 15 years of professional experience in Japan.
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