Guest Speaker: Mr. Maeda of Maedakosen
Professor Emi Osono's Strategy class warmly welcomed Takahiro Maeda, COO of Maedakosen, a 2016 Porter Prize winner. Mr. Maeda described Maedakosen's unique strategy, of which acquisitions of local manufacturing companies every year are a feature.
These have both vitalized regional economies and grown profits for the company. Many thanks to Mr. Maeda for his stimulating visit!