Walk Japan

IMAGINE PR is named North American public relations representative for Walk Japan, a company that specializes in walking tours in Japan. The agency will provide integrated public relations, digital marketing and brand partnerships. Specific areas include: strategic communications counsel, media relations, event planning and execution, and social media content and strategy. The company will also lead media familiarization trips and tours. Founded in 1992, Walk Japan originated from educational trips organized by two professors from Hong Kong University. Guided by a strong commitment to regional revitalization and education, the company now presents 36 itineraries that traverse Japan's historical landscape from north to south."We’re thrilled to start working with IMAGINE PR to increase Walk Japan's footprint and message across the United States,” said Walk Japan CEO Paul Christie


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