The Story of Pendleton Woolen Mills in Japan
MORT BISHOP III, PRESIDENT OF PENDLETON WOOLEN MILLS
THE STORY OF PENDLETON WOOLEN MILLS IN JAPAN
SUCCESS STORIES of OREGON AND Japan DOING BUSINESS TOGETHER
October 13, 2015 | 6 p.m.
Smith Memorial Student Union (SMSU) 327, 328. 329
Mort Bishop III, President of Pendleton Woolen Mills, one of the longest running family operated businesses in Oregon, will trace his company’s entry into and success in Japan’s textile market. The story of Pendleton Woolen Mills business success in Japan is tied to a personal story of post World War II trans-Pacific reconciliation.
Presented by the Center for Japanese Studies
Supported by Japan-America Society of Oregon (JASO) and U.S.-Japan Foundation