New York, NY (March 19, 2007) – Kintetsu International Travel Consultants Company (a Division of Kintetsu International Express, USA Inc.), one of Japan’s top travel companies and also recognized among the top 50 travel agencies in the United States, has partnered with Comcast Cable, to be the official sponsor of their "To Be A Tokyo Reporter Contest." In addition, Kintetsu will be sponsoring Anime Selects programs on Comcast's Video On Demand broadcasts. Please see www.animeselects.com and www.animeselects.com/tokyo for more information.
The Comcast contest winner will be in Japan this week, covering the Tokyo International Anime Fair 2007. "As experts on travel and events in Japan, we felt this sponsorship was a perfect marriage between Comcast and Kintetsu", explains Kintetsu's Administrative Manager, Bill Sarcona. He further adds, "Being chosen as official sponsor highlights our committment to exposing our expertise and knowledge of Japan to Comcast's audience."
About Comcast Cable
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About Kintetsu International Express
Kintetsu International is among the largest travel companies in the world, maintaining a full service global agency, whose specialty is Japan, but whose destinations are limitless. Travel is only a segment of the multi-billion dollar Kintetsu conglomerate that operate railroad systems, freight forwarding companies, department stores, restaurants, theaters and Hotel chains. Kintetsu is involved intimately in the way people move, the way they enjoy themselves and the way they conduct and run their businesses. This level of integration provides clients with a vast network of services that makes their travels exciting, cost effective and efficient. Kintetsu maintains six offices in the United States and 272 others around the globe. For more information visit: www.kintetsu.com