GENDA SEGA Entertainment (Headquarters: Ota-ku, Representative Director and President: Satoshi Ueno, hereinafter “GENDA SEGA Entertainment”) announced today that it will repurchase 14.9% of its own shares and change its corporate name to GENDA GiGO Entertainment Inc.
Background of the change of corporate name
Following the acquisition of 14.9% of our own shares from SEGA Corporation (Headquarters: Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo, President and COO: Yukio Sugino), GENDA Inc. now holds 100% ownership of our company. In addition, GENDA SEGA Entertainment has made its decision to change the brand name of its amusement arcades operated domestically under the brand name “SEGA” to “GiGO”, and therefore to change its corporate name to GENDA GiGO Entertainment Inc.
Former Company Name
GENDA SEGA Entertainment Inc.
New Company Name
GENDA GiGO Entertainment Inc.
Board of Directors and Management team
|Representative Director and Chairman of the Board||Nao Kataoka|
|Representative Director and President||Satoshi Ueno|
|Executive Director||Tadashi Kawaguchi|
|Executive Officer||Daisuke Kajiwara|
|Executive Officer||Sohei Sugihara|
|Executive Officer||Kazuki Tokuyama|
※Director Hideo Yoshizawa will leave the position
|Company name||GENDA GiGO Entertainment Inc.|
|Headquarters||Omori Park Building 7th floor, Omori Honcho, Ota-ku, Tokyo|
|Position and name of representative||Representative Director and President Satoshi Ueno|
|Business description||Operation of amusement arcades and food shops, and lease of amusement machines|
|Capital stock||JPY 50 million|
|Date of establishment||April 1, 2004|
|Number of stores||196 stores (As of December 31, 2021）|
Preventing the spread of COVID-19
During our opening hours, we pay special attention to the health management of our employees, and strictly follow measures such as wearing masks, washing hands, gargling, and disinfecting. We regularly clean our facilities using surface-active agents containing hexachlorophene to sterilize. We will strive to create an environment where our customers can enjoy themselves comfortably.