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About Us

We are a marketing agency and investment group based in Tokyo. Founded by the late Bill Hersey and Ceremony President Tsukasa Shiga, Hersey Shiga Global originally served as the liaison office for The Hollywood Reporter and Billboard Magazine.

Today, we serve as connectors between global markets and Japan with several investments within the movie, publication, and sports industry.

Get in touch with us to see what we can do for you!

Our Services

  • Strategic Consulting
  • PR & Sponsorship Activation
  • Hospitality & Events

Our Investments

  • Several Movie Productions
  • Publications
  • Real Estate

Track Record since 1970

Service Scope

Today, we serve as connectors between global markets and Japan with several investments within the movie, publication, and entertainment industry.

We have arranged sports sponsoring for several Formula 1 teams, Super GT teams and soccer clubs, including Urawa Red Diamonds, Portimonense S.C.

VIP Hospitality

Since 1970s we assist, promote, and invest in projects connected to Japan’s sports and movie industry. We have entertained international celebrities, VIPs, and modern-day influencers in Tokyo for decades. Most importantly we continue Bill Hersey’s legacy and carry forward his spirit.

Bill Hersey, Founder

Bill Hersey, who died on March 14 at age 87, was the original ‘society columnist’ in Tokyo. He was a fixture on the Tokyo social and entertainment scene for decades, covering everything from openings of Hollywood movies, numerous charity events to embassy parties. With his high-society photos and Partyline column – ‘People, Parties, Places’ at the Tokyo Weekender Magazine he shaped the magazine since its founding in 1970.

First Address in Tokyo

“We strive for excellence and exclusivity and we have been doing it since the 70s”

Tsukasa Shiga, Chairman

Tsukasa Shiga is the co-founder of Hersey Shiga Global. A graduate of Boston University, Shiga has co-produced and financed four movies, including his latest project, ‘Palma’ to be released in 2021.

Tsukasa Shiga is the President of Ceremony Group, the leading provider of event management and real estate services in the prefecture of Saitama, Japan. A family business founded in 1964, Ceremony Group is the official partner of the Urawa Red Diamonds soccer club and main sponsor of the Portimonense S.C. soccer club in Portugal.

David Schneider, Managing Director

David Schneider is the Managing Director at Hersey Shiga Global. Trained as a commercial banker, David is a journalist, author, & investor with more than 20 years of experience in investment management and research. He has been advising high-net-worth individuals in Germany, Singapore, and Japan since 2006.

He is the Amazon bestselling author of The 80/20 Investor and Index Funds & ETFs.

Follow him on social media: @wooschneider

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*All Photos Copyright: Tsukasa Shiga