Posts Tagged: yoshikazu tanaka


Highlights from day 2 morning session at Startup Asia Tokyo 2014

Our recap of the best bits from the morning of our second day at Startup Asia Tokyo 2014.

  • September 4, 2014
  • at 1:42 pm
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The future of Gree as told by its founder and CEO (#StartupAsia preview)

The company’s future is cloudy but CEO Yoshikazu Tanaka is ready to light the way.

  • August 22, 2014
  • at 10:30 am
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GREE and Yahoo Japan to Co-Sponsor Tokyo 2020 Olympic Bid

GREE (TYO:3632) and Yahoo Japan (TYO:4689) have announced today that the companies will co-sponsor Tokyo’s 2020 Olympic bid. Beginning...

  • December 21, 2012
  • at 2:11 pm
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Is GREE the Next Big IPO from Asia?

We reported last week about Japanese gaming company GREE’s lofty aspirations, aiming for a user base that would rival Facebook’s...

  • July 5, 2011
  • at 10:48 am
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10 inspiring quotes on entrepreneurship, for and by entrepreneurs in Asia

10 inspiring quotes on entrepreneurship, for and by entrepreneurs in Asia

Get inspired by heroes close to home.

  • August 23, 2014
  • at 1:40 pm
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GREE’s Founder Sees Stake Dip to $1.4 Billion Valuation: Can It Fight Back?

What goes up must come down and that unfortunately is happening to GREE

  • April 24, 2013
  • at 9:38 am
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The GREE Story, Told By Founder and CEO Yoshikazu Tanaka

Dressed casually in sneakers, dark blue jeans, and a simple black outfit, he looked very much like your typical tech geek. Perhaps it was th...

  • February 20, 2012
  • at 9:20 pm
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global aspirations for GREE

Japanese Gaming Company GREE Wants As Many Users As Facebook

When we heard Yoshikazu Tanaka, CEO of Japanese mobile gaming giant GREE, speak at this year’s Global Mobile Internet Conference, we knew ...

  • June 29, 2011
  • at 6:04 pm
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