Khaled Iwamura is the face and founder behind one of the most popular digital news/media companies in Canada and has been the Emcee for North America’s largest Japan Festival since it started in 2016.
Insauga.com now covers not only Mississauga, but Brampton, Halton, Hamilton, and, as of summer 2021, Durham and the Niagara area as well. Now in 18 communities in southern Ontario.
insauga.com does upwards of 750,000 page views in one day and boasts 12 million views each month.
He is very proud of his Japanese/Egyptian heritage, he was raised in Japanese speaking home by his grandmother and mother and has learned the Japanese language.
Khaled is extremely passionate about his Japanese heritage and culture and was an avid Japanese drummer and instructor as part of a Toronto-based taiko group called Yakudo for over 15 years. Taiko provided Khaled with a global experience through live performances to audiences around the world.