About the Shibukawa North Gunma DMO area

Outline of group

Organization: Shibukawa Kita Gunma DMO Council
Representative: Chairman Takahiro Omori
Establishment date: June 29, Heisei 30
Address: Ikaho, Ikaho-cho, Shibukawa-shi, Gunma Prefecture 541-4
TEL: 0279-72-3151
(Within Shibukawa Ikaho Onsen Tourist Association)


  • Registered as a candidate for Japan DMO (regional collaboration DMO) March 28, Heisei 28
  • Registered on the Japanese version DMO (regional collaboration DMO) on March 30, 1940
  • June 29, Heisei Shibukawa Kita Gunma DMO Association established


This council develops aggressive tourism measures, attraction activities, information dissemination etc. by regional collaboration DMO of Shibukawa-shi, Shinto village, Yoshioka-cho. In addition, we aim to contribute to strengthening the foundation of DMO corporations and promoting and developing tourism projects, especially for foreign tourists (inbound) to collaborate with different industries such as agriculture and to revitalize the district .

Business contents

1. Promotion of foreign visitors (inbound) for regional cooperation
2. Sending information on tourism in regional collaboration and sightseeing promotion
3. Development of tourism measures (landing type products) in regional collaboration
4. Collecting and analyzing basic data in community collaboration
5. Provision of tourist information to tourists and enhancement of guidance (one stop station)
6. Attraction to various media and publicity measures
7. Promoting international exchange
8. Creation of a tourist route for wide area tourism
9. Interaction with other cooperating districts
10. Collaboration with Gumma Convention Center (G Messe Gunma) etc.

Director list (director / auditor)

- Selected on June 29, 2018 -

Takahiro Omori
 President of Shibukawa Ikaho Onsen Tourist Association General Association

Seiji Sekiguchi
 Vice Chairman of Shibukawa Ikaho Onsen Tourist Association General Association
Shigeru Morita
 Vice Chairman of Shibukawa Ikaho Onsen Tourist Association General Association
Hiroshi Ishihara
 Vice Chairman of Shibukawa Ikaho Onsen Tourist Association General Association
Masanori Sakai
 Shibukawa City General Policy Division Manager
Hiroshi Sasahara
 Shibukawa City Commerce and Tourism Division Manager 

Masato Takahashi
 Director of the Kitakami Gunma Shibukawa Promotion Bureau · Director of the Shibukawa Administrative Tax Office
Ken Yoshino
 Director, Agricultural Instruction Center, Shibukawa District, Gumma Prefecture
Hideki Takahashi
 Ikaho Onsen Ryokan Cooperative Association President
Seiji Shimizu
 Shinkuwa Commerce Association Ikaho branch branch chief
Kensuke Imai
 Shibukawa district product promotion association president
Kiyoshi Mamada
 Shibukawa City General Policy Division New Policy Division Manager
Hiroaki Kanai
 Shibukawa City Commerce and Industry Tourism Division Tourism Division Manager
Hiroki Karino
 Director of Industrial Promotion Division of Shinto village
Tetsuyasu Ishida
 Yoshioka Machi Industry Construction Division Manager
Shinichi Iino
 East Japan Railway Company Railway Company Shibukawa Station Station
Toshiya Sato
 Kanetsu Transportation Co., Ltd.
Shigenao Saki
 General Managing Director Shibukawa Ikaho Onsen Tourist Association Managing Director
Nobuaki Ito
 Executive director of Shibukawa Ikaho Onsen Tourist Association