David Blecken
Jun 26, 2017

Edelman Japan hires J Walter Thompson veteran as brand director

Amy Naoko Morita wants a new perspective after more than 20 years in advertising.

Amy Naoko Morita has joined Edelman as director of brand after 13 years at J Walter Thompson. Her most recent role at the WPP agency was that of global and corporate marketing director, in which she helped a number of Japanese companies in their international expansion efforts.

Morita, who reports to Edelman Japan president Ross Rowbury, said she and Edelman are still determining the finer details of her new role. Essentially though, it will involve...

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