Patrick Ijima-Washburn is a polymath, an expert in multiple fields, and this is an attribute which has allowed him to work in various industries including entertainment, print media, apparel, sports, IT, legal, education, and more.
PIW has a deep understanding of Japan, the people, and its language. His experience as a communicator, a negotiatior, and a transcreator makes him a perfect choice for supporting international co-productions.
Team Building / Management / Conflict ResolutionConnected to a large international network of designers, illustrators, and animators
Editorial / Childrens / Fantastic
Logo / Character / UX
Writing / Direction / Keyframing / Sound DesignDigital 2D (Flash) / ads, PVs, shorts
English Native / Japanese FluentInt'l projects are a specialty
From basic grammar knowledge to near fluency in 6 mo.N1 JLPT Certification
business / cultural / fashion / IT / legal / medical / education etc.Exceptional research skills allow deep and wide understanding of a wide variety of subjects
branding / business writing / sensitive matters / creativeBetter writing skills = better translations
Dedicated team ready for any challengeBiFluent LLC est. 2012