Pacific Dreams, Inc. ,Business Consulting - clients

By: Pacific Dreams  12/08/2011

Building Bridges between the USA and Japan (given in English)

  • Merck (North Wales, PA)
  • FEI Company (Hillsboro, OR)
  • City of Portland (Portland, OR)
  • Port of Portland (Portland, OR)
  • Port of Vancouver (Vancouver, WA)
  • In Focus (Wilsonville, OR)
  • Xandex (Petaluma, CA)
  • Westward Seafoods (Seattle, WA)
  • City of Grasham (Grasham, OR)
  • GE Security (Salem, OR)

Building Bridges between the USA and Japan (given in Japanese)

  • Sharp Laboratories of America (Camas, WA)
  • Shimadzu USA Manufacturing (Canby, OR)
  • Toyo Tanso USA (Troutdale, OR)
  • Panasonic Electric Works Laboratory (Tigard, OR)
  • Sumitomo Electric Semiconductor Materials (Hillsboro, OR)
  • Shindaiwa (Tualatin, OR)
  • JAE Oregon (Tualatin, OR)
  • Kyowa Hakko Kirin America (Princeton, NJ)
  • Santen Inc. (Napa, CA)
  • Nissei America (Anaheim, CA)

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