ABOUT

Corporate Data

Corporate Name

AOI Pro. Inc.

Establishment

October 25, 1963

Representative

Representative Director & President Hajime Ushioda

Board Members
Representative Director & President
Hajime Ushioda
Executive Board Director
Hirotaka Ogata
Executive Board Director
Yusaku Tanaka
Part-time Board Director
Hiroaki Uekubo
Part-time Board Director
Satoshi Yuzurihara
External Board Director
Yukiko Mitsuhashi
Auditor
Tomohito Yamaki
Part-time Auditor
Kazuki Takada
Corporate Officer
Akira Hosaka
Corporate Officer
Kohta Kanki
Corporate Officer
Kunitoshi Natsukuri
Corporate Officer
Hiroyuki Yamada
Capital

100,000,000 yen

Sales

18.7 bil. yen
*non-consolidated, FY ended Dec. 31, 2020

Employees

401 (average age: 34.7)
*company only, as of Dec. 31, 2020

Business Description

Full-service production of commercials, digital content, and entertainment content

Departments

1st Production Dept.
2nd Production Dept.
3rd Production Dept.
Akasaka Production Management Dept.
4th Production Dept.
5th Production Dept.
6th Production Dept.
Shimbashi Production Management Dept.
Planning & Directing Dept.
Entertainment Content Production Dept.
Global Business Dept.
AOI Asia Dept.
Life Produce Lab.
Business Support Dept.
CEO Office
Corporate Dept.

Locations
Shimbashi
Ginza COM Bldg. 8-10F, 8-15-2, Ginza, Chuo-ku, Tokyo 104-0061, Japan
Akasaka
Akasaka Bldg. 2F, 4-13-13, Akasaka, Minato-ku, Tokyo 107-0052, Japan
Nakameguro
Kusabana Bldg., 1-5-8, Kamimeguro, Meguro-ku, Tokyo 153-0051, Japan
Daikanyama
MODE COSMOS Bldg. 3F/4F, 28-10, Sarugakucho, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo 150-0033, Japan
Major Clients

Shiseido Co., Ltd. / ADK Creative One Inc. / Beacon Communications K.K. / Daiko Advertising Inc. / DDB Japan Inc. / Delphys Inc. / Dentsu Inc. / Frontage Inc. / Geometry Ogilvy Japan GK / Grey Worldwide Inc. / Hakuhodo Inc. / I&S BBDO Inc. / Wunderman Thompson Tokyo / McCann-Erickson Japan, Inc. / TBWA\HAKUHODO Inc. / Tokyu Agency Inc. / Yomiko Advertising Inc.

Shareholder

AOI TYO Holdings Inc. *100%

History

2021

  • Jan.

    SOOTH Inc., a digital solutions company specializes in utilizing technologies to design experiences, merged with AOI Pro.

2018

  • Aug.

    Tagpic Inc., an influencer casting and SNS branding company, forms a capital and business alliance with the AOI Pro. Group.

  • Mar.

    Directors Think Tank, a commercial film production company in Malaysia, becomes a subsidiary of AOI Pro.

  • Feb.

    SOOTH Inc., a digital solutions company specializes in utilizing technologies to design experiences, is established.

2017

  • Oct.

    View Finder Media, a commercial film production company in Vietnam, becomes affiliated with AOI Pro.

  • Jan.

    AOI TYO Holdings Inc., a joint holding company by AOI Pro. Inc. and TYO Inc., is established and listed on the First Section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange.
    AOI Pro. becomes a wholly owned subsidiary of AOI TYO Holdings Inc. through a share transfer.

2016

  • Mar.

    Shanghai Kuiyou Advertising Ltd., a commercial film production company in Shanghai, becomes affiliated with AOI Pro.

2015

  • Dec.

    nakamino Co., Ltd., an online marketing solutions company (later Quark tokyo Inc.), becomes a subsidiary of AOI Pro. by injection of additional capital. (Merged with xpd Inc. in January, 2021.)

2013

  • Feb.

    AOI Asia Thailand, a commercial film production company, is established in Bangkok.

2012

  • Jul.

    Aoi Advertising Promotion Inc. alters its corporate name to AOI Pro. Inc.

2011

  • Dec.

    Information Security Management System “ISO 27001” certification is obtained.

  • Sep.

    AOI Asia Indonesia, a commercial film production company, is established in Jakarta.

  • Jul.

    tko Inc., an advertisement and advertising photography production company, becomes a subsidiary of Aoi Advertising Promotion.

2008

  • Oct.

    C3Film Co.,Ltd., a commercial film production company, becomes a subsidiary of Aoi Advertising Promotion.

2000

  • Sep.

    Listed on the First Section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange.

1998

  • May.

    DIGITAL GARDEN INC., a post-production company (currently TREE Digital Studio Inc.), is established.

  • Feb.

    Listed on the Second Section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange.

1994

  • Jul.

    Media Garden Inc. is established and commercial film studio construction is completed in April, 1997. (Merged with TREE Digital Studio Inc. in January, 2021.)

1990

  • Apr.

    The stock is registered as over-the-counter issue by the Japan Securities Dealers Association (currently JASDAQ).

1963

  • Oct.

    Aoi Advertising Promotion Inc. is established in Tokyo.