Mai Shiratori completed her college education in Japan. Thereafter, she worked for a record label as an event coordinator and promoter. In 2014, Mai left Japan and became a trend marketing researcher in NYC for a Japanese company. Mai discovered her new found love of exploring and discovering the ever-evolving New York City. As a trend marketing researcher, Mai fully immerses herself in the most current events in food, fashion and culture in New York. Her discoveries are chronicled in her blog Maybe + Daily, together with her partner Rina Yoshikohsi.