• About Us

About Plus Alpha

Founded in Tokyo by an international team, Plus Alpha initially sought to build a bridge between influencers and brands, and has evolved to offer a portfolio of services including content creation, social media management, translation services, paid ad management, influencer campaigns and much more.

Our clients are mostly focused in the travel, tourism and hospitality industries, and are based all around the world, from Japan to the Caribbean, Europe to Africa, and more. Our focus is keeping up with the fast-changing world of social media, so that our clients can always stay ahead without having to worry about a thing.

Our Team

Our Tokyo-based staff includes translators, copywriters, and editors, as well as account managers for domestic clients. Plus Alpha has a team of photographers based in different locations in Japan, as well as a network around the world that support our international clients.

Robert Michael Poole

Robert Michael Poole

@RobertMichaelPoole (320k) is a professional photographer, journalist, and social media influencer from England, who previously ran the CNN Travel’s Japan office and Culture+Travel magazine in New York. He has covered travel and culture as a photojournalist for the BBC, National Geographic, Wall Street Journal, Newsweek, Japan Times, United Airlines, American Airlines, New Zealand Airlines and more.

Robert has traveled to 154 countries and lived in Japan for 12 years, and is the founder of Plus Alpha.

Marcy Yu

Marcy Yu

@Marcy_Yu (103k) is a leading travel and fashion influencer from Taiwan/Costa Rica, whose content is produced in both English and Spanish.

As Head of Marketing for Latin America for Ralph Lauren for 9 years, she developed her expertise on social media communication strategy. Marcy left the company in 2016 to strike out on her own, working as a photographer and content creator around the world with Plus Alpha.

Plus Alpha Tokyo Staff

Chinami Iwata

Chinami Iwata is from Tokyo, Japan. She has studied in Vancouver, Canada and is currently completing her degree in Communication Studies at Temple University in Tokyo, the International Campus of the Philadelphia institution. At Plus Alpha, she works as an account manager and translator for Japanese clients.

Plus Alpha is a Social Media Management and Content Creation agency, working all around the globe.

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