Mr. Honjo (right) with Mr. James Ellis, Dean of the Marshall School of Business at USC (Photos courtesy of USC APAA)
On April 10, Council Member Yosuke Honjo was honored by the University of Southern California (USC) Asian Pacific Alumni Association (APAA) with a 2015 Leadership Award. Every year, the APAA pays tribute to distinguished members of the USC community at its annual Scholarship and Awards Gala. USJC President Irene Hirano Inouye, several USJC Members in the area, and Los Angeles Consul General Harry Horinouchi were among the guests who attended the gala and congratulated Mr. Honjo. He graduated from USC's business school in 1998.
USJC Members at the gala: (L-R) Founding Chairman Tom Iino, Council Members Yuko Kaifu and Frank Buckley, USJC President Irene Hirano Inouye, Mr. Honjo, Vice Chair of the Board of Directors Gary Moriwaki, Council Member Stan Koyanagi, Senior Director of the USJC(J) Board of Directors David Nishida, Council Member Linda Taira