Japan Managing Director / Director Business Development Asia at Freeride World Tour. Business Development Lead at RCT Systems Japan, Inc.
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Yoichi Goto has been leading the market entry and expansion of Freeride World Tour (FWT), the federation of freeride skiing and snowboarding, in Japan from zero to 10 events and 230 registered competitive riders in 5 resorts. He has raised funds from national and local government, large and small corporations along with the resorts, and cleared the regulations to organize the first-ever snow event outside of the resort boundary.
Before FWT, he worked for DENTSU INC. being in charge of media buying, account management, and business development. As a specialist in both tourism and sports, he spoke at Euro-Asian Mountain Resort Conference by United Nations World Tourism Organization as the youngest panelist and publishes his research and insights on Yahoo! News (the largest news platform in Japan) as its authorized editor.