March 12, 2019


Haruka Kashiwagi

    LONG BEACH, Calif. (March 12, 2019)

    Crestec USA, Inc., part of Crestec Inc. Global Communications (JASDAQ: Code 7812), announces a strategic partnership with LocalizationGuy, LLC to expand sales and marketing in the United States and North America. Crestec USA, Inc. serves clients that need to make documents, user manuals, user interfaces, and other information available globally in many languages. The company’s core services include printing, localization, studio and shooting, fulfillment and aftermarket, consulting and planning, data creation, and package design and production.

    “Aki Ito adds a strong localization sales and marketing presence and a solid reputation in the industry to our company,” said Takeomi Kurisawa, President, Crestec USA, Inc. “We are confident he will help us become better known in North America.”

    Aki Ito, lead consultant and founder of LocalizationGuy, LLC, is a 23-year localization industry veteran with strong ties to localization decision-makers at Fortune 1000 companies on the West Coast, in the Midwest and on the East Coast. He will focus on building relationships for Crestec USA, Inc. that leverage the company’s strengths, global reach and capacity. Crestec USA, Inc. is part of Crestec Inc. Global Communications, based in Hamamatsu, Japan. The conglomerate has more than 1600 staff working in 18 locations worldwide in Asia, North American and Europe.

    “Crestec offers a one-stop service and robust capacity that can meet the needs of large global companies,” said Ito. “They have advanced human, automated and machine translation know-how, as well as print and digital production capabilities that allow them to meet localization needs efficiently in more than 90 languages.”