GINZA CONNECTIVE VOL.36
An interview series featuring Ginza people in conversation with violinist Chisako Takashima. With a special fondness for Ginza, which holds many memories both from her professional and private lives, Takashima explores Ginza from various dimensions with her guests. In this volume, she welcomes Masahiro Kameoka, CEO of Namiki Building and chairman of Ginjitukai, Ginza’s young entrepreneur group.
Violinist. Takashima started taking violin lessons from the age of 6. After a successful career abroad, she moved her home base to Japan, where she currently performs in concerts across the country. Highly noted for her character in TV and radio appearances, she has currently opened up her career to more diverse fields with an unchanged focus on her profession.Official website of Chisako Takashima
President & CEO, Namiki Building, Inc.. Devoted to guarding Ginza, Kameoka currently chairs Ginmikai (an association of young owners of businesses and buildings in Ginza) and is a member of the local firefighting squad. He enjoys playing darts. Born and brought up in Ginza, his favorite play areas were on the rooftops of Matsuya and Matsuzakaya Department Stores and Hibiya Park.
Written by: Mizuho Takahashi Place of interview: Ginza Dori Association