For Immediate Release

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Tokyo, February 15, 2016— Dentsu Public Relations Inc. announced today that Kazunori Azeyanagi, Managing Director of the Business Creation Center at parent company and advertising agency Dentsu Inc., has been named president of the company by the board of directors. His appointment will formally be approved at the shareholders meeting and the subsequent board of directors meeting on March 16, 2016.

Since joining Dentsu Inc. in April 1981, Azeyanagi has supervised several account services divisions, the Social Solution Division and the Business Creation Center. Fifty-nine-year-old Azeyanagi holds a B.A. in Literature from Chiba University.

About Dentsu Public Relations Inc.

Dentsu Public Relations, Inc. Since its founding in 1961, Dentsu PR has provided support for a wide range of domestic and foreign companies, governments and organizations, as a strategic partner to enhance relations between clients and stakeholders. Its 253 employees, including specialist consultants in fields such as social media and digital marketing, enable the company to offer comprehensive support, from strategy proposals to creative solutions, in the areas of marketing and corporate communications.

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Kyoko Fujii Supervisor Corporate Communications Division
Dentsu Public Relations Inc
Tel: +81-(0)3-5565-8433