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So-net Entertainment Corp. - Company
Capsule

Reference Code: BR0852CC
Published Date: April 2011




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So-net Entertainment Corp. - Company Overview

So-net Entertainment Corp. (So-net) is a Japan based company principally engaged in the business of providing internet
services. Through optic fibers, telephone lines and wireless connections, the company offers Internet connection services
to its customers. The company reports its business operations under three principal segments namely, Connection
Services, Portal Services and Other. Additionally, it also provides online content through its Internet site. So-net had a
total of 37, 10,000 subscribers out of which 13, 20,000 were broadband subscribers. The company has several group
operating companies like Gamepot Inc, So-net Media Networks Corporation, MotionPortrait, Inc., So-net Entertainment
Taiwan Limited, So-net M3, Inc., and So-net Kadokawa Link Corporation and so on. So-net is headquartered in Tokyo,
Japan.


Financial Performance

The company reported revenue of JPY 75,653.0 million during the fiscal year ended December 31, 2010. The company's
revenue grew at a CAGR of 18.36% during the period 2008-2010 with an annual growth of 14.09% over fiscal year 2009.
During the fiscal year 2010 its operating margin was 4.25% as against the operating margin of 5.2% in fiscal year 2009.
During the fiscal year 2010 the company registered a net margin of 4.22% as against the net margin of 3.24% in the fiscal
year 2009.




So-net Entertainment Corp. - Key Facts

So-net Entertainment Corp., Key Facts

                                  2-1-1 Ohsaki, Shinagawa-ku, ,
                                                                    Ticker Symbol, Stock       3789 (The Tokyo Stock
Corporate Address:                150-0000, Japan                                              Exchange)
                                                                    Exchange



Telephone                          + 81 3 57451500                  No. of Employees           1,178



Fax                               N/A                               Financial Year End         March



URL                               www.so-net.ne.jp                  Revenue (in JPY Million)   75,653.00


                                  Technology and
Industry                          Communications
                                                                    Revenue (in USD Million)   808.09



Locations                         Japan

Source: Annual Report, Company Website, Primary and Secondary Research




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So-net Entertainment Corp. - Major Products and Services

So-net Entertainment Corp. principally engages in the business of providing internet services. Key services offered by the
company include the following:

So-net Entertainment Corp., Major Products and Services
Services:

Internet

Online news

Information Services
Source: Annual Report, Company Website, Primary and Secondary Research




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So-net Entertainment Corp. - Key Competitors

The following companies are the major competitors of So-net Entertainment Corp.:

eAccess Ltd.

NIFTY Corporation

ASAHI Net Inc.

Internet Initiative Japan Inc.

FreeBit Co., Ltd.




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So-net Entertainment Corp. - Key Employees


So-net Entertainment Corp., Key Employees


           Name                            Job Title                      Board Level     Since   Age


                           Senior Managing Executive Officer,
Hiroki Totoki                                                       Executive Board       2008    45
                           Director


Hiroshi Kurihara           Director                                 Executive Board       2007    55


Kenichiro Yoshida          Director, President                      Executive Board       2005    50


Masaro Kikuchi             Director, Executive Officer              Executive Board       2006    55


Miyuki Ishiguro            Director                                 Non Executive Board   2006    45


Toru Mio                   Director                                 Non Executive Board   2008    47


                           Director, Senior Managing Executive
Yoshihiro Aita                                                      Executive Board       2008    48
                           Officer
Source: Annual Report, Company Website, Primary and Secondary Research




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So-net Entertainment Corp. - Locations and Subsidiaries

Head Office

So-net Entertainment Corp.
2-1-1 Ohsaki
Shinagawa-ku
Zip: 150-0000
Japan
Tel: + 81 3 57451500



Other Locations & Subsidiaries

So-net Entertainment Corp., Subsidiaries


                                                                    DeNA Co., Ltd.
                                                                    30-3
Actvila Corporation
                                                                    Shibuya-ku
Japan
                                                                    Zip: 151-0053
                                                                    Japan
                                                                    Tel: + 81 3 53041701


                                                                    Gamepot Inc.
Enigmo, Inc                                                         Shinagawa 26 33 Bill 6th Floor
Japan                                                               Tokyo
                                                                    Japan
                                                                    Tel: + 81 3 3440 7500


GamepotSo-net Media Networks                                        Koozyt, Inc
Japan                                                               Japan




                                                                    MotionPortrait, Inc.
Motion Portrait                                                     7th Floor Mitsuisumitomo Bank Gotanda Building
Japan                                                               Tokyo
                                                                    Japan
                                                                    Tel: + 81 3 3440 7500


Skygate Co., Ltd.
B-508 1-4-11 Katsushima                                             So-net Capital Partners Corporation
Tokyo                                                               Japan
Zip: 140-0012
Japan


So-net Kadokawa Link Corporation                
								
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