The Tokyo Metropolitan Government has appointed new tourism representatives in 12 cities in North America, Europe and Asia Pacific.
The expansion of the Japanese capital’s global network of offices includes, for the first time, representatives in Beijing and Seoul. Other cities with representation include Los Angeles, San Francisco, New York, Toronto, London, Paris, Munich, Milan, Madrid and Sydney.
“We are excited to work closely with our 12 representatives including the two additional cities, Beijing and Seoul, to promote Tokyo as one of the greatest tourism destinations in the world. All 12 representatives’ wealth of knowledge and well established relationships in the industry make them a great asset to Tokyo,” said Chitose Maeda, director for city sales for the Tokyo government’s Tourism Division.
In the Beijing, Tokyo will be represented by Beijing De Bao International Travel Service, while International Communication Inc will manage the city’s representation in Seoul.