What We Do

From Inspiration to Strategy

UPLIFT provides services that allow businesses to make smarter decisions and understand their respective markets better locally and internationally. These include trend reports and market research, design consulting, ongoing brand management, and expertise with collaborations and dual branding.


We offer well-curated Portland visits as a source of igniting creativity and innovation.


New business opportunities emerge from Portland creative experts and Japanese business leaders coming together.


Everybody wins as we grow a borderless business community between Japan and Portland.

Inspiration: an incubator

One-of-a-kind group experiences hosted in Portland, Oregon, to inspire, enrich and indoctrinate international business members into local culture.

We create custom business, design, and artisanal workshops on a variety of topics based on our clients needs.

We facilitate custom tours of difficult-to-access Portland businesses, as well as client meetings with local experts and creative business professionals.

Connection: A Strategic Go-To-Market Partner

Support and production services for product launches and new business initiatives in the US and Japan.

We provide full production management from conception to production and distribution.

Businesses seeking a refreshed look and feel and a desire to shoot in the Pacific Northwest, will discover a world-class talent and one-of-a-kind locations through our exclusive network.