19 November 2020

Campaign Asia-Pacific, Asia’s largest advertising magazine, has listed Takahiro Hosoda, the Executive Creative Director of TBWA\HAKUHODO, as one of the “40 under 40”, its prestigious list which recognizes top-tier outstanding young leaders in the media and communications industry. The award highly recognized Hosoda saying, “believing in, practicing and teaching about disruption has made Takahiro Hosoda one of APAC’s most awarded creatives.” See full article from here

Hosoda joined Hakuhodo in 2005, and after his stay at TBWA\CHIAT\DAY in Los Angeles, he joined TBWA\HAKUHODO in 2012. He is responsible for overall creative direction for a number of global brands including automotive, apparel, sports, finance, and beauty. He is also responsible for corporate vision development and business, product, and service concept development, and has garnered attention for his activities beyond the advertising industry. So far he has received more than 500 prestigious national and international awards, including the Cannes Lion Gold, or Grand Prix from NY ADC, CLIO, Spikes Asia, ACC, and Creator of the Year Medalist. In 2015 and 2018, he was named as Creative Person of the Year by Campaign.