top of page


Jay Hanamura is a LA Lakers fan who does TV commercial directing, in that order. Having recently been awarded with Hawaii’s Young Ad Person of the Year Award, Jay’s mother feels compelled more than ever to tell strangers that her son is a prodigy.


When not referring to himself in the third person or impressing people with his humbling humility, he can be found surfing 2-3ft south shore, smoking a fatty brisket, traveling without an itinerary and waking up in the middle of the night with ideas to make brands come to life.


2020 Kukaiau_Headshot_Small.png
bottom of page