On Friday, October 27th, a conferment ceremony was held at the Official Residence to award the 2017 Japanese Foreign Minister's Commendation to Mr. Tom Clark.
Mr. Clark is a former CEO of the Metro Denver Economic Development Corporation. Guests included Mr. Clark’s family, friends, and colleagues. Consul-General Hirakoba opened the ceremony by offering congratulatory remarks. After being conferred with the Commendation, Mr. Clark shared a few words on receiving this prestigious award.