Anime Expo Producers Get New CEO16 Aug, 2007 By: Chris Tribbey
Society for the Promotion of Japanese Animation (SPJA)
The Society for the Promotion of Japanese Animation (SPJA), the organization that puts on the annual Anime Expo confab in Anaheim, has a new CEO.
Current SPJA CFO Trulee Karahashi has accepted the CEO role, and will take over day-to-day activities of the SPJA.
Karahashi is a University of California, Berkeley graduate and has worked in both the domestic and Japanese anime businesses for many years.
“I'm very excited about the opportunity to contribute in a new way to the organization and people that I care so much about,” Karahashi said.