Digital creative director of McCann Worldgroup and founder and leader of McCANN MILLENNIALS, the innovation project run by Millennial employees of McCann Worldgroup Japan, Shun Matsuzsaka has been named creative director of the One JAPAN Hackathon.
In his role of judge at the One JAPAN Hackathon, Shun will also be leading the creative direction, development, and global PR of the winning works including the best work in partnership with various Asia-Pacific offices of McCann Worldgroup to support their global roll-out.
Shun joined McCann Tokyo in 2008. After seven years in the media division, he joined the Creative Centre. In July 2017, he was appointed Digital Creative Director of McCann Kuala Lumpur. He founded McCANN MILLENNIALS, a new innovative project led by members of the agency’s millennial generation or those born between 1980 and 2000 in 2015. As the founder leader of McCANN MILLENNIALS, he is expanding his activities in Asia Pacific. He is one of Ex-co members of One JAPAN, in charge of global creative.
The One JAPAN Hackathon is an event where passionate employees from different companies of all scales come together to develop innovative prototypes in a limited period of time.
Its aim is to nurture collaboration amongst members from different backgrounds. Participants of the 1st One JAPAN Hackathon will be mainly members from Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. and is scheduled to expand to members of other companies in the future.