Category Archives: Press Room

Sansan Expands its Footprint in Asia-Pacific Market with Presence in Singapore

October 5, 2015
SINGAPORE, October 5, 2015 – Sansan, Japan-based leading provider of cloud-based contact- management services, announced today its expansion in Asia with a new office in Singapore. The Singapore presence of Sansan will be under the new entity called, Sansan Global PTE. LTD., supporting its growth across Asia-Pacific and increasing its ability to help business enterprises digitize their business co…

Sansan Featured in Zapier’s Update Blog

May 21, 2015
A few weeks ago we wrote about Sansan getting integrated with Zapier to connect business card scanning and digitization with over 300 other applications and tools! Now, Zapier has their own short article about the integration as well. Go check it out! Stay tuned for more major Sansan integrations!Want to know more about how Sansan can

Connect Business Card Contacts with Other Tools: Open API and Official Partnership Announcement

May 14, 2015
Sansan’s API is Open, with Microsoft, Salesforce, Zoho, and more already partnered!Huge news here at Sansan!Yesterday, Tuesday May 12th, Sansan issued a press release in Tokyo to announce its new Open API, along with several official partnerships for service integration, including but not limited to Salesforce, Microsoft, Zoho, and SAP. This development and new release is a huge step towards…

New Customer Story from Singapore-based DataSpeech

February 12, 2015
As Sansan has continued to grow in new markets adding APAC to the US in our global expansion, we’ve encountered new businesses seeking to solve contact management challenges facing their businesses, and better leverage their business cards. We recently spoke to one company using Sansan, DataSpeech, about their company, the importance of a people-to-people connection, and managing business ca

Wrap-up of Sansan’s Pitch at the DFJ Event at Draper University

December 5, 2014
Sansan co-founder and director Kei Tomioka pitched at the DFJ Accelerator Program pitch contest for startups, at Draper University on 11/4. San Francisco was busy with starts ups pitching and competing left and right!During and after this particular pitch event, we talked with many locals, exchanging business cards throughout the night. We found out they too have trouble managing their busin

Sansan Competes: Results of the JapanNight VII Start-Up Pitch Finals

November 25, 2014
As we’ve mentioned here before, after coming in 2nd at the Japan Night VII in Tokyo (a pitch competition for ventures and startups in Japan) we qualified to compete with the final 6 companies at the finals in San Francisco on November 5th! Held at WordPress’s Automattic Lounge, we presented to local VCs and IT related judges, and Sansan was ultimately awarded 3rd place.  In o…

Sansan Discussing the Asian Market at Babson College

November 18, 2014
Sansan co-founder and director Kei Tomioka spoke at Babson College (Boston area, MA, USA) on 11/2 (Sun), on the panel “Inside the Black Box: Business Opportunities in Asian Markets”, discussing, and sharing his thoughts about the peculiarities of the Asian market.  Thank you very much for having us at the Babson Asia Entrepreneurship Forum!    About the Ba…

Sansan will be Speaking at Babson College

November 1, 2014
 Sansan co-founder and director Kei Tomoka will be speaking at the Babson college for the Babson Asia Entrepreneurship Forum 2014  on 11/1(Sat) at the Panel Discussion 1- 10:45 AM-11:45 AM discussing about “Inside the Black Box: Business Opportunities in Asian Markets . Check it out!  About Babson Asia Entrepreneurship Forum 2014Babson Asian Entrepreneurship Forum is the

Two Special Announcements for our San Francisco Appearance!

October 14, 2014
We have two special announcements related to our San Francisco appearance. #1We will present our Sansan Scanner for the first time in public at the Japan Night Finals at the Automattic Lounge, in San Francisco on November 5th.#2We are offering special consulting meetings (for up to an hour) for an introduction to Sansan. (Applications only accepted via web)To take advantage of the consulting/

See You in San Francisco in Early November

September 30, 2014
We took 2nd prize at the Japan Night semifinals!Sansan was awarded 2nd place out of a total of the 15 semi-finalists for the Japan Night Semi-finals in Tokyo on 9/27(Sat), a venture pitch event hosted by btrax. The judging was based on four points: 1. Technology 2. Business model 3. Pitch Skill 4. Global Expansion Possibility, with the top six finalists qualifying to pitch to a U.S. audience in Sa…