HIRAKAWA DESIGN STUDIO INC., Founder
Maki Hirakawa has more than 20 years of
professional experience in consumer electronics industrial design &
development; consumer electronics design; digital devices design; health-care
equipment design and beauty products design. Maki is the President of HIRAKAWA
DESIGN STUDIO INC., which she founded in 2001 after having worked for Panasonic
Electric Works. Maki is a board member of the Japan Industrial Designers'
Association (JIDA). As a board, she collaborates with other international
design organizations to support and promote Japanese design and designers.