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PR Agency | Vector Inc. (Vector Group ) | History

1993.6
Vector Inc. founded, focusing on sales promotion business
1998
Entered public relations field
1999
Founded Double Up Office, focusing on video production
2000
Vector Inc. reorganized to focus mainly on PR
2001.4
Moved headquarters to Kita Aoyama, Minato-ku
2003.6
Merged with Double Up Office
2004.5
Established two new companies, Antil Inc. and Platinum Inc., to take over PR business
2005.12
Founded SIGNAL Inc. and PR TIMES Inc.
2006.3
Capital increased to 265 million yen
2006.3
Moved headquarters to Akasaka, Minato-ku
2011.1
Founded Weikugonggongkuanxiziwen Shanghai youxian gongsi in Shanghai, China
2011.3
VECKS Inc. established to take over video production business
2012.3
Vector Inc. listed on Mothers Market of Tokyo Stock Exchange. Capital increased to 495 million yen
2012.4
Capital increased to 588 million yen
2012.6
Vector Group International Limited founded in Hong Kong
2012.10
Vector Group Pte Ltd. founded in Singapore
2013.2
P.T. Vector founded in Jakarta, Indonesia
2013.9
Acquired IRadvisor, Inc. (now renamed IR Bank, Inc.) from Minkabu, Inc.
2014.3
Vector Group Ltd. founded in Bangkok, Thailand
2014.5
Established VECTOR GROUP COMPANY LIMITED founded in Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam
2014.6
Vector Group International Limited opened Taiwan branch in Taipei
2014.10
Established NewsTechnology, Inc., a joint venture with MicroAd, Inc.
2014.11
Vector Inc. listed on the First Section of Tokyo Stock Exchange.
2014.12
Capital becomes 1.7 billion yen after capital increase
2015.6
Established Video Wire Co., Ltd. (Currently NewsTV Co., Ltd.)
2016.3
PR TIMES Co., Ltd, a subsidiary, is listed on Tokyo Stock Exchange Mothers
2016.9
Acquired LAUGH TECH Co., Ltd.