||Exchange student at Kansai University of Foreign Studies
||Upon graduation from Pennsylvania State University, volunteers at Nagano Winter Olympics
|| Joins Obusedo and sets up corporate information office
||Certified as sake sommelier
||Launches redesign of Masuichi-Ichimura Sake Brewery
||Assistant Olympic attache to the Nagano Winter Olympics British team; plans and executes hospitality program
||Opens Masuichi Club/The Club restaurant.
Appointed a director of Obusedo and Masuichi-Ichimura Sake Brewery
||Launches Obusession Cultural Salon, always held on the date which matches the number of the month (Jan. 1, Feb. 2, etc.), an event which continues to the present
||Named Nikkei Woman of the Year 2002
||Launches Obuse mini Marathon, on Marine Day. "In ocean-less Obuse, let's make waves." Organized in just three months.
||Named director of newly created cultural affairs department