LOCATION: Gifu City, Central Japan
English(with American accent)
EDUCATION & QUALIFICATIONS:
Certificate in Consecutive Interpretation English/Japanese at Universitiy of Hawaii, Manoa Center for Interpretation and Translation Studies
Japan National Licensed English-speaking Tour Guide
Japan Certified General Travel Business Supervisor
AA in English Studies at Nanzan University Junior College
TOEIC 985 points
Miho grew up in Japan and spent 1 year in a public high school in Maryland, U.S.A. as an AFS exchange student. Through her college days she studied oral interpretation and decided to broaden her expertise to areas where she could exert her language skills such as in voice-over and event hosting. She has numerous working experiences at Japanese companies and international entities as English interpreter as well as a radio show host at an international FM station in Nagoya. She is fluent in French and loves to communicate with people from abroad visiting her country.
She currently provides bilingual/tri-lingual MC service for weddings, international events and conferences including Tokyo International Film Festival, Cannes Film Festival, Ferrari Japan's VIP events, as well as voice-over production service. She is the voice of Google Maps App's GPS in Japanese language.
Having traveled around the world with her husband in 2006, Miho understands different cultures and perspecitves which allow her to work effectively with international clients who seek language support in Japan.
Ask Miho's availability and quote for your international event here!