graphic designer. Born in Hokkaido in 1974. Established 3KG in 2001 based in Sapporo. With a focus on graphic design, his activities range from web and video production, and in 2007 he opened the first D&DEPARTMENT franchise store, Hokkaido, in Sapporo. In addition to working on the branding of Sapporo City's city promotion "SAPP‿RO" and the design of the IC card "SAPICA" of the Sapporo Municipal Transportation Bureau, he also drew the mascot of AIR DO, an airline based in Hokkaido. In 2007, he participated in the launch of Sapporo Odoori University, a sister school of Shibuya University, and served as a director.