JapanTravel.com Mission Statement
JapanTravel has become the most trusted reference for travel to Japan by creating excellent content to guide travelers and provide the resources necessary to plan and complete the perfect visit to Japan. JapanTravel.com holds the largest collection of travel articles and photos and is Japan's only travel site to use a points-based system to reward contributors and readers alike.
JapanTravel is a network of more than 40 partners and 2,000 contributors, who represent the whole of Japan, rather than just Tokyo and other big cities. Our content is created by local Japanese and resident foreigner contributors - who know Japan best.
We have created a massive database approaching 10,000 articles, 50,000 photos, and are now expanding into video content. We aim to become the primary hub for travel information in Japan.
Technologically, our site is powered by a unique and user-friendly crowd sourcing content management system. Our highly functional system is continuously being improved and includes, rankings, discussion, rewards and much more.
Partnership with All About Inc.
The JapanTravel website is run by Japan Travel K.K., in association with All About Inc.
All About Inc.
CEO: Tetsuya Ebata
Business started: June 2000
Capital: JPY1,169MM (as of the end of December 2012)
Main business: Internet Advertising, Operation of multi-intelligence website offering quality contents by experts
Public at JASDAQ, Osaka Securities Exchange
Address: 1-18-18 Ebisu, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo
Japan Travel K.K.
Established: November, 2013
Capital: JPY1 million (at founding)
Marketing and Team Manager
Account Manager and Advertising
Software Development and Infrastructure
Guilhem Malfré (CTO, MetroWorks, a sister company to Japan Travel K.K.)
Wouter Thielen (Senior Web Developer, MetroWorks)
Jason Goodman (Web Developer, MetroWorks)
Junko Hayashi (Design and Development)
Japan Travel K.K.
Roppongi OG Bldg. 4F
1-3-4 Nishi-azabu, Minato-ku