Get (Re)Connected with 3 of Tokyo’s top “People Connectors”: Andrew Shuttleworth, Gary Bremermann & Jason Ball

Get (Re)Connected with 3 of Tokyo's top "People Connectors": Andrew Shuttleworth, Gary Bremermann & Jason Ball


March 28, 2024    
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm


SPACES (Otemachi)
Ōtemachi 1 Chome−6−1, Otemachi Bldg 1F, Tokyo, 〒100-0004
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Connect, Learn and Give Back – in Japan


WHAT Get (Re)Connected with 3 of Tokyo’s top “People Connectors”: Andrew Shuttleworth, Gary Bremermann & Jason Ball
WHEN March 28th (Thursday) from 6:30pm to 9pm
WHERE Tokyo, Otemachi | Regus SPACES | Otemachi Building, 1 Chome−6−1 1 (1F Reception)
MAP (Exit C7 Otemachi Station)
NO ENTRY FEE Donation to Room To Read’s Girls’ Education Program if only through ‘Drinks for a Day’ (every Drink you buy) & Raffle Tickets to win great prizes, much appreciated!


You’re invited to an exclusive networking event with three well-known Tokyo people connectors – Andrew ShuttleworthGary Bremermann and Jason Ball. Over their combined decades in Japan, they’ve helped thousands grow their careers, businesses and networks through connecting GoodPeople. Proceeds from the event will be donated to Room to Read (more below).

Jason, Andrew, and Gary will introduce themselves and their current activities and make very brief remarks on their favorite networking tips.
So no need to sit through long-winded presentations, just come on out and connect with new people and catch up with familiar faces over drinks and light appetizers. 🙂

Andrew Shuttleworth
 will be back in Tokyo for the first time in nearly 2 years. He’s been based in Singapore since 2017 after 18 years in Japan. Andrew organised many networking events while in Tokyo including Tokyo 2.0 and NetTokyo. He now works for the Asia Digital Lab (Please follow us) of Obayashi Corporation, driving innovation in construction and the built environment.

Gary Bremermann is a Tokyo-based recruiter focused on bilingual advertising & marketing professionals and a certified career coach. He helps bilingual professionals land jobs and achieve career goals, and recently launched the “Happy Mondays Career Kaizen” e-learning course He’s known for hosting Gary’s Happy Hour and Beers For Books events for many years. Beers for Books has evolved into Drinks For a Day, still championing childhood literacy and gender equality in education through Room To Read’s Girls’ Education Program Room to Read.

Jason Ball, an Australian also with over 18 years of living & working in Japan, now living on the Gold Coast, Australia, is the driving force behind Business In Japan (BIJ), a thriving community of over 85,000 members interested in Japan. With nearly 20,000 direct LinkedIn connections, he’s organizing four annual trips to Japan this year and is launching an exclusive BIJ membership program. His professional experience includes IT-related services sales, consulting, engagement management, project management and IT service operations.

Join them and over 100 others on March 28th (Thu) from 6:30-9:00pm at the Regus SPACES’ in Otemachi, Tokyo.


Every drink purchased contributes to a great cause. For every 500 yen spent, 100 yen – indeed every other yen over costs, goes to Room to Read to provide one day of literacy education for girls in countries like Nepal, Cambodia, Tanzania, etc. Help support their mission of unlocking potential through education, while you network. We’ll have a simple drawing for fun prizes for those who’d like to increase support for the cause.

With around 100 professionals expected and space limited to not too many over that, sign up today to join this powerhouse gathering!

Don’t miss this unique chance to join the network or networks! Space is filling fast – register now at:

HANAMI nijikai/after gathering

Continue the connections afterward at an informal hanami gathering in nearby Kiyomaro Park* from 9:30pm., JST.

we’re not sure of the exact spot yet (we’ll just walk there)

Thanks to our supporters
Regus SPACES for providing the great venue

Spaces Cmyk Rock

Swagat Indian Restaurant for supporting with great food