Gen Sadakane


Co-Founder & Creative Director
EyeEm

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


Who are these influencers that fascinate so many people on YouTube, Facebook, Snapchat, Twitter and Instagram? On 12th July 2016 we invited Pamela Reif, Gen Sadakane, Max Müller and Sebastian Spasic to the Stylight headquarter in Munich to talk about influencer relations.

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.

Check out our upcoming events!

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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