Samuel Hibiki Sekiguchi
Research Project: Corporate Public Relations and Social Issues in Japan and the U.S.
Originally from Washington, D.C., Mr. Sekiguchi joined PR Consulting Dentsu Inc. after graduating from Hosei University with a B.A. in Business Administration. He is now a PR consultant and consults with domestic and international companies on corporate public relations. Mr. Sekiguchi comes to the Program with experience conducting public opinion analysis research on the impact of media and social media on the U.S. presidential election. He has also been involved in the G20 Summit and the World Economic Forum. As a senior researcher at the Institute for Corporate Communications Strategy, he is responsible for the publication of the Washington Policy Analysis Report. His awards include Clio Awards 2018 Bronze and Spikes Asia 2017 Bronze. During the 2022-23 academic year, he will analyze corporate public relations and social issues in Japan and the U.S.