Activity Report


 Virginia Nippon Classic Chesterfield


May 17, 2013


 The 23rd Virginia Nippon Classic was held at Highland Country Club in Chesterfield. The Virginia Economic Development Partnership (VEDP) organized this event and the Japan-Virginia Society (JVS) supported it. Many people joined including 23 people who were invited by Japanese companies joined.



Club  house of Highland Country Club where business conference was held.


Bulletin board which shows event sponsors of this tournament was displayed. 

Mr. Giles, Chairman of our society, said a word of welcome.


 Mr. Matsukawa, Chairman of  Japanese Committee of our society.

Mr. Briley, President and CEO of VEDP, introduces connection between Virginia and Japanese companies.


Mrs. Pover, Vice President of Business Expansion for VEDP, who introduces the backing to the advance of new companies into Virginia.

Mr. Davis, Co-Chairman of Membership Committee of our society. He is a director of Chesterfield Economic Development.


At the back of the club house.
It was such a  fine day and people enjoyed playing golf.

Mr. Isobe, President of Wako Chemical and ex-board member of our society, will be back to Japan. Today was his last day in Virginia.