|Alma mater||Waseda University
|Known for||Creative Commons|
She founded the Japanese creative agency Loftwork, Inc. in 2000. Since 2006, Chiaki also sits on the advisory board at Creative Commons Japan and previously worked as business reporter at Kyodo News, a Japanese news agency and marketing at Kao Corporation.
On June 30, 2009, Chiaki became a certified Project Management Professional (PMP) from the Project Management Institute. She received a Bachelor of Arts in Commerce from Waseda University and a Master of Science in Business Journalism from Boston University.
- "People at CC". Creative Commons. Retrieved 8 June 2010.
- Daniela Faris. "Commoner Profile: 10 Questions for Loftwork's Chiaki Hayashi" (April 3, 2007).