News For Immediate Release Contact: Tracy Miller-Furuichi, Executive Director, Japan America Society, 269-962-4076 or (269)788-0307 “JASWM Announces the 6th Business Briefing and Golf Outing Going Green: The Future of Manufacturing” Battle Creek, Michigan, April 19, 2005—The Japan America Society of West Michigan th announces it is going “green” with its 6 Annual Business Briefing and Golf Outing to be held on Friday, June 24, 2005, at the Michigan State University James Henry Center for Executive Development, 3535 Forest Road, Lansing, Michigan. The theme for this year is “Going Green: The Future of Manufacturing” addressing environmentally responsible manufacturing and making it pay off. This interesting, timely discussion will be followed by a wonderful day on the very green and beautiful MSU Forest Akers West Golf Course. The Business Briefing will begin in the 9:00 am with remarks from Honorable Yoshiyuki Sadaoka, Consul General of Japan in Detroit, followed by individual presentations by Kevin Butt, Chief Environmental Officer at Toyota Motors NA; Mike Myszka, Denso Manufacturing of Michigan, Inc.; and John Patten, Western Michigan University will discuss the various approaches that each one of their respective corporations and institutions is taking in order to meet environmental standards. This timely discussion will address environmental challenges and how they are paying off. The Golf Outing will begin after the business briefing at 12:15pm. The complete package for the day which includes the business briefing, golf outing and dinner is $125 for JASWM members and $150 for -non-members. A continental breakfast buffet will be available before the Business Briefing. Individuals may attend separate events or purchase a complete package for the day. Grand prize drawing includes 2 round trip coach tickets to Nagoya contributed by JAL and 2 tickets entry to the Aichi Expo 2005 contributed by Chubu Electric Power Company. There are many different opportunities and levels of participation. Contact Tracy Miller-Furuichi, Executive Director, JASWM, at 269-788-0307 for additional information. The Japan America Society of West Michigan is a non-profit organization that is dedicated to building closer business, educational and cultural ties between Japan and west Michigan companies, organizations and individuals.
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