Marjorie Dewey

EMAIL: marjorie@cww.travel

Favorite Country Visited?
Japan. I made it my home!
Favorite Hobby?
Walking along the Kanda River. I try to get in 18 km a week.
Android or iPhone?
iPhone
If you could go back in time, what year would you travel to?
1995 when my son was born to experience that miraculous first year of his life one more time
If you could live anywhere, where would it be?
The Olympic Peninsula, Washington State

Emiko Morimoto

EMAIL: emiko@cww.travel

Favorite Country Visited?
Italy and Turkey
Favorite Hobby?
Drinking wine
Favorite Movies?
The Sixth Sense, Slumdog Millionaire, The Usual Suspects, The Devil Wears Prada, (500) Days of Summer, E.T., Dead Poets Society, and The Shawshank Redemption
If you could live anywhere, where would it be?
Somewhere near the beach!
What’s the most daring thing you’ve ever done?
Left Japan to go to college in the USA by myself at the age of 19

Chie Usui

EMAIL: chie@cww.travel

Android or iPhone?
iPhone
Favorite Sport?
MLB,NBA,NFL
Favorite Restaurant and Location?
Li Yen at The Ritz Carlton KualaLumpur and Da Dong Roast Duck in Beijing
Favorite Hobby?
Traveling with my dear family
Favorite Country Visited?
USA

Nanako Shibuya

EMAIL: nanako@cww.travel

Favorite Movie?
Quadrophenia
Who is your hero and why?
A Japanese Idol group – They keep me stay young (at heart)
What songs would you include on the soundtrack to your life?
Somewhere over the Rainbow (Hawaiian version)
Many songs from British, American 80’s music.
Favorite Hobbies?
Reading and collecting figurines
Favorite Book?
The Door into Summer by Robert A. Heinlein

Yuka Morikawa

EMAIL: yuka@cww.travel

Favorite Sport?
Running (no run, no life)
Favorite Hobby?
Traveling – I have visited 51 countries in the world now
Favorite Country Visited?
Antarctica – not a country, but it does not compare to any other country or place
If you could live anywhere, where would it be?
California!!
Who is your hero and why?
Ms. Youko Nakano who holds the world record for being the oldest active marathon runner at age 83.

Riko Fukunaga

EMAIL: riko@cww.travel

Favorite Sport?
Tennis
Favorite Hobby?
DIY nail art
Favorite Country Visited?
USA
Favorite Movie?
Mr. & Mrs. Smith
Favorite Books?
In Death series by J.D. Robb

Naco Ohta Sasho

EMAIL: naco@cww.travel

Favorite Hobbies?
Traveling, Walking with my dog, and Cartonnage(French craft)
Favorite Country Visited?
Greece – an Aegean Sea Cruise to islands/Hawaii – Big Island
Favorite Movies?
The Outsiders, Magic Mike, Night at the Museum series, and E.T
Who is your hero and why?
Cesar Millan (The Dog Wisperer)—he is a mentor of my life with dogs.
Steve Jobs—I have been a Mac fan since the original Mac machine “The Macintosh”.

Carol Kobayakawa

EMAIL: carol@cww.travel

Favorite Sport?
Table Tennis
Favorite Movie?
Elizabeth
Favorite Country Visited?
Scotland
What songs would you include on the soundtrack to your life?
When I will see you Again by The Three Degrees
Dance with Me by Orleans
Android or iPhone?
Android

Aaron Cohen

EMAIL: aaron@cww.travel

Favorite Sports?
Doing – Tennis & Skiing | Watching – Football, Soccer & Motorsports
Favorite Restaurant and Location?
Patina, located at the Disney Concert Hall in Downtown Los Angeles
What songs would you include on the soundtrack of your life?
Nujabes-Mystline
New Order-Vanishing Point
Depeche Mode- Stripped
L’arc en Ciel- Kasou
Ikue Asazaki- Obokuri Eeumi
The Strokes- Alone Together
Ilaria Graziano- Dew
The Smiths- Sweet & Tender Hooligan
Ice Cube- You Know How We Do It
Yoko Kanno- Road To The West
Perturbator- Hard Wired feat. Isabella Goloversic
Favorite Movie(s)?
Goldfinger (1964)
The Fifth Element (1997)
The Great Escape (1963)
Ghost In The Shell (1995)
Lord Of The Rings; The Return Of The King (2003)
Why are your proud to work for CWW Tourism?
Working at CWW has given me the chance to use and share various life experiences that have aided me in developing strong industry relationships. The ever evolving work environment keeps me craving to see what will follow, and how I can further contribute to the company’s framework.

Takeshi “Tac” Amano

EMAIL: tac@cww.travel

Favorite Country Visited?
Belgium, especially visiting the small surrounding villages by Eurail
Favorite Restaurant and Location?
Glass by Luke Mangan in Sydney, Australia.
Favorite Movie?
Elizabethtown. It is a good virtual experience for road trips in Kentucky.
Android or iPhone?
Both! I always carry two mobiles for business and personal use.
If you could go back in time, what year would you travel to?
1978, the year I first visited Santa Monica, California, right after graduating from High School.

Akiko Imayasu

EMAIL: akiko@cww.travel

Favorite Sport?
I’m not sports person, but love watching sports such as baseball, soccer and tennis – especially tennis, if Kei Nishikori plays
Favorite Restaurant and Location?
Rokusan-Tei (Japanese restaurant) in Ginza, Tokyo
Favorite Hobby?
Botanical Art Painting
Favorite Movie?
“Beaches”
If you could live anywhere, where would it be?
Australia, I have my host families and friends there

Sachiyo Hara

EMAIL: sachiyo@cww.travel

What song would you include on the soundtrack to your life?
Bossa Nova, Maroon 5
Favorite Books?
La Dame aux camelias by Alexandre Dumas fils, Expensive Habits by Peter Mayle
Favorite Hobbies?
tennis, music, and boxercise
Favorite Movies?
Un homme et une femme and Aladdin
What three items would you take with you on a deserted island?
water, music, and a yoga mat

Nobuko Ishida
Nobuko Ishida

EMAIL: nobuko@cww.travel

Favorite country visited?
New Caledonia, love at first sight!
Favorite sport?
Basketball, I have been playing for more that 30 years!
Favorite hobby?
Yoga and Pilates, they keep me healthy and mentally strong.
Android or iPhone?
iPhone
What’s the most daring thing you’ve ever done?
Hitchhiking at night in California to go back to my host family’s home because I was lost.

Masayo Kato

EMAIL: masayo@cww.travel

Favorite country visited?
Italy! Love unknown villages.
Favorite hobby?
Botanical art drawing
Favorite movie?
Days of Being Wild, Chungking Express,007 series
What songs would you include on the soundtrack to your life?
Paul McCartney & Wings- Live and Let Die
If you could go back in time, what year would you travel to?
To the 16th century to see Leonardo da Vinci.

Aya Yaguchi

EMAIL: aya@cww.travel

Favorite sport?
Tennis for playing and American football for viewing
Favorite restaurant and location?
Purple in Seattle
Favorite hobby?
Traveling, hiking and yoga
If you could live anywhere, where would it be?
Seattle! – Home sweet (2nd) home
If you could go back in time, what year would you travel to?
1920’s! It would be fun to witness fashion/party scenes during the Gatsby era.

Matsumi Kakuyama

EMAIL: matsumi@cww.travel

Favorite Country Visited:
I enjoyed Island hopping in Greece
Favorite Restaurant and Location:
French Laundry in Napa and Blue Hill at Stone Barns Center in NY
If you could live anywhere, where would it be?
California or Toscana
Favorite Hobby:
Gardening and Aromatherapy
What is a secret talent that no one knows about you?
I have a very accurate internal clock. My stomach tells me that it is breakfast, lunch and dinnertime!

Kimi Hills

EMAIL: kimihills@cww.travel

Favorite Sport:
Volleyball
Favorite Restaurant and Location:
Tagoto in Kyoto, Japan
Favorite Hobby:
Cooking with a Glass of Wine
Favorite Movie:
An Officer and a Gentlemen, Stealing Home
What Songs would you include on the Soundtrack to your Life:
Joanna by Kool and the Gang

Sayoko Kimura

EMAIL: sayoko@cww.travel

Favorite Country Visited
New Caledonia is by far the best place I’ve ever visited
Favorite Sport
I love Hiking. Hiking to World Heritage sites such as the Natural Lagoon in New Caledonia
Favorite Hobby
Visiting museums and looking at art. Japanese traditional art especially
What songs would you include on the soundtrack to your life?
Space Oddity, Ziggy Stardust, Diamond Dogs, Let’s Dance, Heroes… I’m a big David Bowie fan.
Favorite Book
If I must choose one, “The Alchemist” by Paulo Coelho

Satoko Shibuya

EMAIL: satoko@cww.travel

Favorite Country Visited
Germany, Italy, Spain, the UK and Ireland
Favorite Hobby
Illustration drawing, playing the piano, dance, traveling
Have you ever had a nickname? What is it?
Liz and Beth
What is the most daring thing you’ve ever done?
Driving to Seattle from Portland. Exploring 10 US states and traveling to over 10 countries.

Jessop Petroski

Favorite sport
Basketball and cornhole.
What is a secret talent that no one knows about you?
I flew airplanes at the age of 17 and drove fire trucks at the age of 20.
Why are you proud to work for CWW Tourism? 
To actually work in something your truly passionate about, that’s the ultimate goal. Working along side great people and collaborating with a diverse range of clients also brings out the best in me.
Which word(s) best describe CWW Tourism for you and why?
Opportunistic – Positive attitudes and the ability to perform a range of services that lead to exciting new opportunities for us to work on with our clients.
What’s the most daring thing you’ve ever done?
Maybe not daring, but deciding to move to Asia and making a life for myself that has been immensely gratifying.

Yuri Yoshida

Favorite Country (Place) Visited?:
California
Drink beer by watching the sun sets.
Favorite Country (Place) I would like to visit to:
Iceland
Want to bathe in the natural hot springs lagoon
Favorite Sports?:
Golf, Marine Sports
Favorite Restaurant:
Korean Barbecue Kim’s House, Lawry’s Prime Ribs, Wahoo’s Fish Tacos
Hobbies:
Traveling with my family, Enjoying the stay in hotels, Art&Craft, Salsa Dance