NOBI NAKANISHI Co-Founder Angry Ant Media

ABOUT NOBI

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NOBI NAKANISHI Co-Founder Angry Ant Media
NOBI NAKANISHI Co-Founder Angry Ant Media
Copyright 2017 Inspiring Diversity, LLC | info@inspiringdiversity.com
NOBI NAKANISHI Co-Founder Angry Ant Media
NOBI NAKANISHI Co-Founder Angry Ant Media

ABOUT NOBI

Copyright 2017 Inspiring Diversity, LLC info@inspiringdiversity.com
NOBI NAKANISHI Co-Founder Angry Ant Media

ABOUT NOBI

  • Vision for Self

    ❉ A go-to resource for anyone seeking creative input, advice, and support.

  • Background

    ❉ Ethnicity: American Japanese

    ❉ County of Heritage: USA

    ❉ Language: English, Japanese, a little French

    ❉ Gender: Male

    ❉ Years of Work Experience: 20+

    ❉ Other Background Info:

  • Nobi in Three Words

    Intuitive, Insightful, Even-keeled

  • Top Accomplishments

    ❉ Starting a company that is approaching its ten year birthday

    ❉ Having work in the permanent collection of the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)

    ❉ Balancing work with a creative life

     

  • Top Areas of Expertise

    ❉ Writing / Storytelling

    ❉ Branding / Identity / Marketing

    ❉ Cooking

  • Career Advice to Younger Self

    ❉ Don’t confuse patience with passivity.

     

     

     

  • Current Role/Company and Impact on Development

    ❉ Company: Angry Ant Media

    ❉ Role: Co-Founder; Creative Director

    ❉ Industry(ies): Film/TV; Branding; Marketing and Advertising; Consulting

    ❉ Minority owned business/organization:  Yes

    ❉ Women owned business/organization: Yes

     

  • Top Allies Who have Supported My Development and Success

    ❉ Individuals:

    ◇ Jeff Davis; Agnes Gund; Jamie Bennett; Gregory Mosher; Maria Grund.

    ❉ Companies:

    ◇ Museum of Modern Art

    ◇ New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene

    ◇ Columbia University

    ❉ Academic Institutions:

    ◇ Collegiate School for Boys

    ◇ Vassar College

    ◇ Tisch School of the Arts (NYU)

    ❉ Other:

  • Opportunities Currently Seeking (highlight areas where iD community may be able to help!)

    ☑︎ Building Current Business (connecting with individual and organizational stakeholders who would likely have an interest in being engaged)

    ☑︎ General Networking/Relationship Building

    ☑︎ Employment - Always looking for new clients and interesting ventures

    ☑︎ For-Profit Board

    ☑︎ Non-Profit Board

    ☑︎ General Professional Development

    ☑︎ Be Coached

    ☑︎  Coach Others

    ☑︎  Speaking Opportunities

    ◻︎ Other (Please describe):

     

  • Song That Inspires You The Most

    ❉  Taiyo by Maia Hirasawa. Angry Ant Media was started by a Swede and a Japanese American; Maia Hirasawa is a Swedish singer of Japanese descent, so her work reminds me of the company's journey. (Listen on Spotify)

     

Copyright 2017 Inspiring Diversity, LLC info@inspiringdiversity.com
NOBI NAKANISHI Co-Founder Angry Ant Media
Copyright 2017 Inspiring Diversity, LLC info@inspiringdiversity.com
NOBI NAKANISHI Co-Founder Angry Ant Media
ABOUT NOBI
  • Vision for Self

    ❉ A go-to resource for anyone seeking creative input, advice, and support.

  • Background

     

    ❉ Ethnicity: American Japanese

    ❉ County of Heritage: USA

    ❉ Language: English, Japanese, a little French

    ❉ Gender: Male

    ❉ Years of Work Experience: 20+

    ❉ Other Background Info:

  • Nobi in Three Words

    Intuitive, Insightful, Even-keeled

  • Top Accomplishments

    ❉ Starting a company that is approaching its ten year birthday

    ❉ Having work in the permanent collection of the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)

    ❉ Balancing work with a creative life

     

  • Top Areas of Expertise

    ❉ Writing / Storytelling

    ❉ Branding / Identity / Marketing

    ❉ Cooking

  • Career Advice to Younger Self

    ❉ Don’t confuse patience with passivity.

     

     

  • Current Role/Company and Impact on Development

    ❉ Company: Angry Ant Media

    ❉ Role: Co-Founder; Creative Director

    ❉ Industry(ies): Film/TV; Branding; Marketing and Advertising; Consulting

    ❉ Minority owned business/organization:  Yes

    ❉ Women owned business/organization: Yes

     

  • Top Allies Who have Supported My Development and Success

    ❉ Individuals:

    ◇ Jeff Davis; Agnes Gund; Jamie Bennett; Gregory Mosher; Maria Grund.

    ❉ Companies:

    ◇ Museum of Modern Art

    ◇ New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene

    ◇ Columbia University

    ❉ Academic Institutions:

    ◇ Collegiate School for Boys

    ◇ Vassar College

    ◇ Tisch School of the Arts (NYU)

    ❉ Other:

  • Opportunities Currently Seeking (highlight areas where iD community may be able to help!)

    ☑︎ Building Current Business (connecting with individual and organizational stakeholders who would likely have an interest in being engaged)

    ☑︎ General Networking/Relationship Building

    ☑︎ Employment - Always looking for new clients and interesting ventures

    ☑︎ For-Profit Board

    ☑︎ Non-Profit Board

    ☑︎ General Professional Development

    ☑︎ Be Coached

    ☑︎  Coach Others

    ☑︎  Speaking Opportunities

    ◻︎ Other (Please describe):

     

     

  • Song That Inspires You The Most

    ❉  Taiyo by Maia Hirasawa. Angry Ant Media was started by a Swede and a Japanese American; Maia Hirasawa is a Swedish singer of Japanese descent, so her work reminds me of the company's journey. (Listen on Spotify)

     

Copyright 2017 Inspiring Diversity, LLC info@inspiringdiversity.com
NOBI NAKANISHI Co-Founder Angry Ant Media
ABOUT NOBI
  • Vision for Self

    ❉ A go-to resource for anyone seeking creative input, advice, and support.

  • Background

     

    ❉ Ethnicity: American Japanese

    ❉ County of Heritage: USA

    ❉ Language: English, Japanese, a little French

    ❉ Gender: Male

    ❉ Years of Work Experience: 20+

    ❉ Other Background Info:

     

  • Nobi in Three Words

    Intuitive, Insightful, Even-keeled

  • Top Accomplishments

    ❉ Starting a company that is approaching its ten year birthday

    ❉ Having work in the permanent collection of the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)

    ❉ Balancing work with a creative life

     

  • Top Areas of Expertise

    ❉ Writing / Storytelling

    ❉ Branding / Identity / Marketing

    ❉ Cooking

  • Career Advice to Younger Self

    ❉ Don’t confuse patience with passivity.

     

     

  • Current Role/Company and Impact on Development

    ❉ Company: Angry Ant Media

    ❉ Role: Co-Founder; Creative Director

    ❉ Industry(ies): Film/TV; Branding; Marketing and Advertising; Consulting

    ❉ Minority owned business/organization:  Yes

    ❉ Women owned business/organization: Yes

  • Top Allies Who have Supported My Development and Success

    ❉ Individuals:

    ◇ Jeff Davis; Agnes Gund; Jamie Bennett; Gregory Mosher; Maria Grund.

    ❉ Companies:

    ◇ Museum of Modern Art

    ◇ New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene

    ◇ Columbia University

    ❉ Academic Institutions:

    ◇ Collegiate School for Boys

    ◇ Vassar College

    ◇ Tisch School of the Arts (NYU)

    ❉ Other:

  • Opportunities Currently Seeking (highlight areas where iD community may be able to help!)

    ☑︎ Building Current Business (connecting with individual and organizational stakeholders who would likely have an interest in being engaged)

    ☑︎ General Networking/Relationship Building

    ☑︎ Employment - Always looking for new clients and interesting ventures

    ☑︎ For-Profit Board

    ☑︎ Non-Profit Board

    ☑︎ General Professional Development

    ☑︎ Be Coached

    ☑︎  Coach Others

    ☑︎  Speaking Opportunities

    ◻︎ Other (Please describe):

     

     

  • Song That Inspires You The Most

    ❉  Taiyo by Maia Hirasawa. Angry Ant Media was started by a Swede and a Japanese American; Maia Hirasawa is a Swedish singer of Japanese descent, so her work reminds me of the company's journey. (Listen on Spotify)

     

Copyright 2017 Inspiring Diversity, LLC | info@inspiringdiversity.com