Ruth Marie Jarman to Serve as Keynote Speaker at July 4 Edo Kaido Project Symposium

On July 4, 2022, Jarman International CEO, Ruth Marie Jarman, will serve as a keynote speaker at the Edo Kaido Project Symposium. The event will kick off a new tourism effort spearheaded by Japan’s Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Continue Reading

EastWood Country Club was featured in the Japan Times!

As part of ongoing efforts to support Japanese businesses connect with the international community, Jarman International helped EastWood Country Club (Utsunomiya City, Tochigi Prefecture) get featured in the Sustainable Japan Times Gallery (operated by the Japan Times). The gallery featured Continue Reading

Welcoming tourism back in a sustainable way: A conversation with Ruth Marie Jarman, Alex Kerr, and JJ Walsh

On June 22, 2022, Jarman International CEO, Ruth Marie Jarman, was invited on a webinar alongside Alex Kerr and host JJ Walsh for an insightful conversation about tourism in Japan. The conversation specifically revolved around how we can welcome back Continue Reading

Ruth Marie Jarman joins a new tourism effort to help promote the Kanto Region! (Edo Kaido Project)

On May 19, the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism officially announced the beginning of a new tourism project for the Kanto region. This project will aim to promote the food, culture, history and traditions of areas along the Continue Reading

Jarman International CEO, Ruth Marie Jarman, discusses Yonezawa City’s great potential as a tourism and living destination

Yonezawa City is located in Yamagata Prefecture of the northeastern Tohoku region, famous for delicious sake, nationally renowned beef, hot springs, and more. Ever since Jarman International helped organize the innovative sake webinar last November (available to watch HERE), which Continue Reading

Jarman International hosted an event in Osaka with John Daub to spread the beauty and fun of Kochi’s culture and cuisine!

In early November of 2021, Jarman International collaborated with JI Core 50 member and YouTuber John Daub at Osaka’s Tosa Shimizu World restaurant to spotlight Kochi Prefecture’s vibrant culture, world-famous Yosakoi dance and delicious cuisine. Kochi Prefecture is located along Continue Reading

The Jarman International-organized livestream with John Daub, Alex Kerr and Rogier Uitenboogaart was featured in the Japan Times! (Kochi Prefecture)

In late November, Jarman International organized a livestream with JI Core 50 member and YouTuber John Daub of ONLY in JAPAN * GO, world-renowned American author Alex Kerr, and washi paper master Rogier Uitenboogaart from the mountain town of Yusuhara Continue Reading

For the fourth time, Jarman International Ruth Marie Jarman will appear on the popular TV show “Sekaiichi Uketai Jugyou (The Most Useful School in the World)” on December 25, 7 PM

For her celebratory fourth time, Jarman International CEO Ruth Marie Jarman will appear on the nationally-beloved TV show called “Sekaiichi Uketai Jugyou (The Most Useful School in the World)” on Christmas night from 7 PM.  The show will be a Continue Reading

Regional revitalization with Adam Fulford – Jarman International organizes three webinars about Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) for MS&AD

In late September, Jarman International organized three webinars between JI Core 50 members and several staff from MS&AD, in an effort to support this large insurance company navigate ways of incorporating Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) into their work ethic. The Continue Reading

Jarman International team visits Yonezawa to explore all of its historical, cultural and gourmet gems! (Yamagata Prefecture)

During a weekend in mid-October, Jarman International CEO Ruth Marie Jarman along with four JI Core 50 members headed to Yonezawa city in Yamagata Prefecture as part of a monitor tour. This year, Jarman International is becoming more involved in Continue Reading