About konnichiwa-japan

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konnichiwa-japan is a multilingual software development company founded in 2008 and located in Sapporo, Japan. Our international team comes from all over the world, but we all have one thing in common: we love traveling and enjoy putting our experience and passion for travel into products that benefit other tourists and the businesses that cater to them.

Our TourismBuilder.com is a web app that lets you promote your destination to global travelers.
TourismBuilder currently powers our flagship install SeeSapporo.com

Company Info

konnichiwa-japan, inc. Incorporated: April, 2008 Capital: ¥11,300,000

JAPAN, 〒060-0042 Hokkaido, Sapporo, Chuo-ku, Odori Nishi 7-2 Daiya Building 5F
TEL +81 (0)90-6210-8779



CEO: Evan Burkosky

 Originally from Vancouver, Canada, Evan has been living and doing business in Japan since 2003. He speaks English and Japanese, doing business in both on a daily basis. He enjoys traveling, especially around Asia, and has a great interest in the tech sector, internet business, and entrepreneurship in general.

He was elected Chairman of the Hokkaido International Business Association in 2011 and is an active member of several other Hokkaido business organizations. It is his strong belief that Hokkaido has a bright future and the potential for sustained economic growth, if local business and government actively invest in developing the key sectors of technology, tourism and transportation.

CTO: Blue Presley

Blue has over 15 years of combined experience as a passionate technologist and entrepreneur. Through his American based IT company Gastonia.com he has worked with companies from America, South America, Europe, and Japan to implement multilingual web solutions that leverage Drupal and open source software to help them achieve their global business goals. During the 7 years prior to coming to Japan, Blue owned a small chain of cafes in his home town. He also knows way too much about the origins of coffee.

Job Info

We are now accepting applications for internships