Tetsuro Shigematsu is a radio broadcaster, comedian and filmmaker. He has worked for the CBC as a daily radio host and is currently a writer for The Huffington Post and President of the Vancouver Asian Canadian theatre. Prior to working for CBC Radio, he was a writer for the Canadian TV show This Hour Has 22 Minutes.
He was born in London, England in 1971. His father was from Kagoshima and his mother from Osaka. His family emigrated to Canada in 1974. In 2004 he was the first visible minority to host a daily network radio program in Canada.
Tonari Gumi is thrilled to have Tetsuro Shigematsu as its MC for its 13th Annual Premium Sake Tasting Night on Saturday, Oct 4, 2014 starting at 7:00 p.m. at the Coast Coal Harbour Hotel, 1180 West Hastings in Vancouver.
For tickets and info go to: 13th Annual Premium Sake Tasting Night
See you there!