Japan America Society of Greater Cincinnati


Strengthening business, cultural and social connections
between Japan and Greater Cincinnati since 1988


Major Supporters*

*Total annual contribution of $5,000 +

JASGC Members at our May 16 Happy Hour at Montgomery
Inn Boathouse 

Need a hotel in downtown Cincinnati?

Enjoy a JASGC member discount at the award-winning Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza

Take a brief Cincinnati and Hilton tour by video. 

Visit the website of the award-winning Orchids at Palm Court Restaurant at the Cincinnati Hilton. 


The Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza is located in the heart of downtown Cincinnati and offers all JASGC members a special discount.  Contact Carmaleta Berry  for more information.  (Carmaleta.Berry@



Image courtesy 
Princeton University Press

Available at a 30% discount using code JAC30
Details here.

Upcoming Events 各種イベント/セミナー情報

Thursday, July 25, 2019 9:00 AM • Cincinnati USA Regional Chamber
Saturday, July 27, 2019 8:00 AM • The Links @ Rising Star Resort & Casino, Rising Sun, Indiana
Saturday, August 24, 2019 8:30 AM • Northern Kentucky University
Wednesday, October 02, 2019 5:30 PM • Music Hall (Wilks Studio)
Sunday, October 27, 2019 2:00 PM • Cincinnati Art Museum, Fath Auditorium
Saturday, November 09, 2019 7:30 PM • Garfield Theater, 719 Race St. Cincinnati 45202

Team Mazak, 2018

27th Annual JASGC Golf Outing
 at the Links @ Rising Star Casino & Resort
Saturday, July 27, 8:00 am - 2:30 pm

Register Here

Online Registration closes July 22 -- please contact us by phone
(513-579-3150) or email after that, for tickets.)

Sponsored By

Additional sponsorships available starting at $250.
Contact Anne Golden for details or visit our event page.

Kwaidan: Lafcadio Hearn Reading Performance
An Encounter Between the Fundamental Cultures of Japan and America

Celebrating the 150th Anniversary of Hearn's Arrival in the U.S.

Sunday, October 27, 2:00-3:00 pm
Cincinnati Art Museum, Fath Auditorium
Free and open to the public (registration required). 

© Lafcadio Hearn Reading Performance

Enjoy an exciting, one-of-a-kind performance featuring Ms. Kyoji Yamamoto (Musician),
Mr. Shiro Sano (Actor, performing the reading). With Mr. Bon Koizumi (Presenter), Japanese-born great-grandson of Lafcadio Hearn.  
See the performers' bios

Brought to you by The Hearn Society USA and the City of Matsue, Japan, with support from the Japan Society (New York), the Japan Research Center of Greater Cincinnati, and the
Japan America Society of Greater Cincinnati.

Learn more about the Hearn Anniversary project.

Register Here

日本語シニア会 (月例)

日本語 シニア カンバセーション テーブル   
Senior Nihongo Conversation Table

August 7, 6-8 pm @ Miyoshi Restaurant

50歳以上の方歓迎。月に一度 話に花を咲かせ、若さを保つ集いです。会話は日本語です。お申し込みは佐藤までメールでお願いします。

Let's get together once a month. Anyone 50+years young who speaks Nihongo (Japanese language) is welcome.  Email Kaz Sato to join.

Welcome New Members!


Matthew Okiishi 

Lucky Cat Museum (Small Business Member) 

Tokin America (Small Business Member)

Shima American Corporation (Small Business Member)

Altix Consulting (Small Business Member)

Sean Kelly

Bannockburn Global Forex, LLC (Sustaining Member) 

Jumpei Iiyama 

Deem, LLC (Friend Member) 

Gallagher Insurance, Risk Management & Consulting  (Friend Member)

Crowe, LLP (Friend Member)

New York Life Insurance (Small Business Member)

Annie Shibata 

Rodan and Fields (Small Business Member)

Sandy Sachs

And special thanks to the following companies for
upgrading their 
memberships this year:

Frost Brown Todd, LLC (Sustaining Member)

Canon Solutions USA (Sustaining Member)

Thank you very much for your support!

info pages

Japanese Investment Map & Brochure
(Published 2/17) 

Why choose Cincinnati for your business? Brief video produced by  REDI Cincinnati (with Japanese subtitles available).


Greater Cincinnati Guide in Japanese




外務省海外安全HP 「ゴルゴ13の中堅・中小企業向け海外安全対策マニュアル」を見る


Board of Trustee Updates

3rd Quarter Board Meeting: 7/18/2019, 5:30 pm at the Cincinnati Chamber.

Current JASGC Trustees

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