Distinguished Asian American Business Leaders

Distinguished Asian American Business Leaders

by Naomi Hirahara

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Presents biographies of 96 important Asian American businessmen and women from the late 19th century to the present.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780313092831
Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date: 03/30/2003
Series: Distinguished Asian Americans Series
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
File size: 2 MB

About the Author

NAOMI HIRAHARA is an independent writer and editor./eA past recipient of a California Community Foundation's Brody Arts Award, she was the English section editor of The Rafu Shimpo, a Japanese American daily newspaper in Los Angeles and a Milton Center Fellow in creative writing at Newman University in Wichita, Kansas. Hirahara is the author of An American Son: The Story of George Aratani, Founder of Mikasa and Kenwood. Her unpublished novel Summer of the Big Bachi was a finalist for Barbara Kingsolver's Bellwether Prize in 2000. She received her degree in international relations from Stanford University and studied at the Inter-University Center for Advanced Language Studies in Tokyo.

Table of Contents


Ai, C. K.

Alker, Pauline Lo

Arai, Rioichiro (Ryoichiro)

Aratani, George

Asera, Larry

Ayer, Ramani

Bajaj, Kavelle R.

Banatao, Dado

Bhatia, Sabeer

Bose, Amar

Campbell, Phyllis

Chan, F. Chow

Chen, Roger H.

Cherng, Andrew

Chu, David

Chu, James

Chun, Ellery J.

Clemente, Lilia

Cole, Donna Fujimoto

Do, Yen Ngoc

Domoto, Kanetaro

Flores, Eddie, Jr.

Flores, Pedro

Friedman, Fritz

Gin, Sue Ling

Gupta, Rajaj

Gupta, Vinita

Harrison, Supenn

Hayes, Helen Young

Ho, Chinn

Hong, Benjamin B.

Huang, Mercedes del Rosario

Hwang, Rose

Isaki, Paul

Iwamoto, Robert, Jr.

Jao, Frank

Jimenez, Josephine

Jung, Andrea

Kim, Charles

Kim, James J.

Kim, Jeong H.

Kim, Kija

Kim, Steve Y.

Kodani, Gennosuke

Krishnan, Lata

La, Tri

Lam, David K.

Lau, Joanna

Lee, Chris

Lee, David S.

Lee, Lilly V.

Lee, Noel

Lewis, Loida Nicolas

Liang, Christine

Lung, Chin

Mehta, Sonny

Merchant, Ismail

Mow, William

Nagumo, Shoji

Nakasone, Robert

Natori, Josie

Ng, Kim

Ngan, Win Chuai

Ngoy, Ted

Nguyen, Sean

Nishimura, Ko

Nooyi, Indra K.

Oki, Scott D.

Ow, George, Jr.

Pagkalinawan, Cecilia

Phung, Doan Lien

Qureshey, Safi U.

Sassa, Scott M.

Schilling, Leslie Tang

Shin, Charlie

Shoong, Joe

Sie, John J.

Sugahara, Kay

Tanimura, George

Tellez, Cora M.

Tokioka, Masayuki

Tran, David

Tran, David Du

Tsai, Gerald

Tu, John

Wang, An

Wang, Don J.

Wang, Vera

Wo, Yick

Woo, Charlie

Yamagata, Elaine

Yamauchi, Tsuru

Yang, Janet

Yang, Jerry

Young, Shirley

Yuen, Henry

Appendix: Distinguished Asian American Business Leaders Arranged by Field


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