As Vice President at Cashmere Agency, Joey Furutani is responsible for agency profitability, resource management, and cross-department stability to ensure the growth of the world-class marketing agency. He is a savvy leader with extensive knowledge of finance, resource allocation and marketing, possessing a proven track record in driving revenue and ensuring profitability from existing and future client accounts.
Joey has over eight years of professional experience in the fields of traditional and digital marketing, branding, social media, strategic communications, and business development. His current and previous client base—ranging from Fortune 500 companies to local businesses—come from numerous industries, including entertainment, technology, gaming, aerospace, public utilities, and nonprofit. Prior to re-joining Cashmere Agency in a senior role, Joey spearheaded marketing and client relations at Spectrum Knowledge, a corporate training company that accelerates professional leadership through research-driven, real-world leadership certificate programs in partnership with the UCSD Rady School of Management. Joey holds a BA in Asian American Studies from the University of California, Los Angeles.
A food enthusiast, Joey’s passion is cooking, particularly Japanese and Italian cuisine. Outside of the kitchen and when not eating, he enjoys hiking, surfing, traveling, all things sports-related, and an occasional spirited debate on the current political landscape.