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Company name
Techno Management Research Institute Co., Ltd.
Officer executive
Chairman and Representative Director Sumitani Minoru
President and Representative Director Sumitani Hiroshi
Executive Vice President       Matsuno Yasuhiro
Senior Managing Director       Inoue Masao
Business lineup
Practical Consulting
Management Innovation Seminar/ Technical Seminar
Human Resources Education Support Service
Recruitment/ Outplacement Service
Real Estate Related Services
September 1, 1980
Kudan Center Bldg., 4-1-7, Kudan-Kita, Chiyoda-Ku, Tokyo 102-0073
TEL: 03-3512-2601   FAX:03-3262-0277
Paid-I capital
Number of employees
Tokyo, Sendai, Nagoya, Osaka, Hiroshima, Fukuoka,Thailand, Hong Kong


September, 1980
Developed VPM (Value Production Management) as an improvement method for the manufacturing industry, and established Techno Management Service Co., Ltd. in Nishi-Tenma, Kita-ku, Osaka, as a consulting business for the manufacturing industry.
September, 1984
Changed the company name to Techno Management Consulting Co.
April, 1986
Opened Tokyo Office in Akasaka, Minato-ku, Tokyo.
August, 1987
Opened Nagoya Office in Meieki, Nakamura-Ku, Nagoya
January 1992
Opened Hiroshima Office in Osuga-Cho, Minami-Ku, Hiroshima
June, 1993
Relocated Headquarters to Uchi-Hirano-Machi, Chuo-Ku, Osaka
April, 1996
Commenced the recruitment business
February, 1997
Opened Fukuoka Office in Hakata-Ku, Fukuoka
December, 1998
Changed the company name to Techno Management Research Institute Co., Ltd.
March, 1999
Commenced outplacement Ssrvice
June, 2000
Hold Techno 20th Anniversary Celebration in Tokyo
January, 2001
Headquarters was changed from Osaka to Tokyo, and the former headquaters was renamed Otemae Office.
July, 2002
Established Techno Home Sale Co., Ltd. in Osakasayama City, Osaka
April, 2003
Registered a trademark on VPM
July, 2003
Opened Sendai Office in Tsutsujigaoka, Miyagino-Ku, Sendai
Established Techno Management Human Resources Center Co., Ltd.(Paid-in Capital 10,000,000 yen, consolidated subsidiary) in Uchihirano-Machi, Chuo-Ku, Osaka
October, 2003
Techno Management Human Resources Center Co., Ltd. commenced manpower dispatch
June, 2005
Relocated Nagoya Office to Nagono, Nakamura-Ku, Nagoya
July, 2005
Techno Management Human Resources Center Co., Ltd. established its Nagoya headquarters in the Nagoya office of our company.
October, 2005
Obtained the share of Techno Management Human Resources Center Co,, Ltd., so that it would become our wholly owned subsidiary company
April, 2006
Relocated Techno Management Human Resources Center Co., Ltd. to Otemae, Chuo-Ku, Osaka City
February, 2007
Obtained ISO27001 certification (scope of application: Otemae Office at present: Osaka Office)
March, 2008
Obtained ISO27001 certification for all offices
November, 2008
Merged the subsidiary Techno Management Human Resources Center Co. Ltd.
March, 2010
Established Techno Management Consulting (Thailand) Co., Ltd. (TMCT) as Overseas Office in Bangkok,Thailand
December, 2010
Hold The 30th Anniversary Celebration in Bangkok, Thailand
September, 2014
Established Techno Management Consulting (Hong Kong) Co., Ltd.(TMCH)in Hong Kong
March, 2015
Hold The 5th Anniversary Celebration of TMCT in Bangkok, Thailand
December, 2015
Relocated Hiroshima Office to Hikarimachi, Hiroshima City
June, 2016
Hold The 35th Anniversary in Guam
July, 2017
Relocated Tohoku Office to Chuo, Aoba-Ku, Sendai City
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