Akio MoritaSony co-founder
Birthplace: Nagoya, Japan
Japanese Sony co-founder who was a major influence in the globalization of business. The imaginative marketing wizard was responsible for inventing the Walkman and making Sony a top brand name in America.Died: Tokyo, Japan, 10/3/1999
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