Co-Founder & Creative Director
Gen Sadakane was born and raised in Germany and studied visual communication and philosophy. Afterwards he started a remarkable career as a designer and creative director at different agencies. After working as a Senior Art Director at DDB Berlin and as a Creative Director at Leo Burnett he changed his life completely to co-found EyeEm, a photography community & marketplace, where creative agencies and publishers can buy authentic & real photography.
Founded in Berlin in 2011 EyeEm today is a community of more than 18 million international users.
Talk.48fwrd: Influencer Session
48forward – The Conference 2015
Gen Sadakane is one of the founders of EyeEm, a photography community & marketplace, where creative agencies and publishers can buy authentic & real photography. During 2015’s 48forward conference he talked about how this company was founded and how it developed over the years.
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We are organizing a lot of events over the year and have some regular series like Talk.48fwrd and Deep.48fwrd that focus on exciting topics. Don’t miss them!
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