|Founder and director of Ohnaka & Associates, Yuko has been a Japanese interpreter and translator since 1988, a cross-cultural business consultant since 1993, and a Japanese copy editor and writer since 1996. She trained extensively at prominent firms, including MetLife, McKinsey, Time, PricewaterhouseCoopers, and Hay Group. Born and raised in Tokyo and living in the USA since college, she has a solid bicultural background that helps her understand the complex communications issues that her clients face in their business, legal, and personal dealings. In addition to her decades of experience in global business, her wide-ranging interests as an avid reader and classically trained musician help her to produce creative, customized solutions for the unique needs of her clients, who are located on five continents. She founded Ohnaka & Associates, headquartered in New York and has a branch in Clarksville, TN, in 2005 to better serve the growing needs of her clients. Her clients in Tennessee include Hankook Tires in Clarksville. For further information, please visit www.ohnaka.com.