Corporate Profile

Name Odigo Japan KK
Established August 2013 (as Respond Media KK)
Major Shareholder Odigo Hong Kong Limited 100% (Capital:USD$1,000,000)
Board Members Takamasa Kawasaki (Representative Director)
Michael He (Director & CTO)
Masayuki ONO (Director)
Capital ¥99,600,000
Employees 13 (Japanese、Chinese、Taiwanese、American、Malaysian)
Address TOYOSU FORESIA 9F, 3-2-24 TOYOSU, KOTO-KU, TOKYO 135-0061
TEL/FAX 03-3520-8903 / 03-3520-8904
Affiliation JNTO member
British Chamber of Commerce
Society of Writers, Translators and Editors

Odigo Japan is a travel website and planning platform aimed at foreign visitors to the country. Founded in 2013, Odigo’s original members include not only founder Takamasa Kawasaki, but also a diverse team of members from American, Scottish, French, and Chinese backgrounds. Odigo helps travelers plan and share their trips in and around Japan using locally sourced information, curated by a passionate, international community.

Aug. 2013 Founded Respond Media KK
Aug. 2014 Changed name to Odigo Japan KK
Nov. 2014 Limited launch of information website and planner for foreign tourists to Japan
Feb. 2015 Formal launch of
Jun. 2015 Limited release of Odigo iPhone App English-language version
Dec. 2015 Limited launch “Ri you bao”(Simplify Chinese), “Ri ben ai wan ke”(Traditional Chinese) China travel information website
Jan. 2016 Odigo partnership with Kantana Japan Corporation for Channel 3 Thailand’s Wezaa Cool Japan program
Feb. 2016 Limited release of ”Ri you bao” iPhone App Chinese-language version