The Bridge Group, a division of Splice International LLC, has assembled a team of professional in a wide variety of service areas to support the needs of American companies entering the Asian market, and Asian companies interested in global expansion. Headquartered in Silicon Valley, principals from the United States and Japan provide the experience and guidance to assist growing companies in the challenging global marketplace.
Reiko Emmi-Elkins is an international business development professional experienced in high technology and other industries. She has special expertise in inter-corporate and inter-cultural negotiation, strategic partnerships and new venture issues, with additional experience in research, marketing, public relations, and customer service. A veteran of US and Japanese commerce, she has improved business practices, expanded markets, and facilitated groundbreaking summits between major corporations including Apple Computer and Symantec.
Founder and President of D2M
Steve Yamaguma brings over 22 years of marketing communications experience to Splice. A veteran of Silicon Valley, Steve has extensive experience in promoting semiconductor and IT companies in the global market. As a part of the original Intel Inside team, Steve has gained experience in brand development for hi-tech companies and has helped launch branding campaigns for 50/50 Microelectronics, OKI-on-Board, ASAT and Valley Credit Union. Steve has been active in the Silicon Valley community having served on various boards including a founding board member of the Japanese American Chamber of Commerce of Silicon Valley and the Silicon Valley Charity Ball Foundation.