Nancy Hiromoto was previously responsible for a broad range of trade-related disciplines at a major manufacturer, including government regulatory compliance, international sales management, inventory control, and operations. She directed the import and export operations of foreign subsidiaries and guided Asia trade operations. As the company’s Director, Import/Export and Facilities Management, she also oversaw daily facilities operations, including security, purchasing, telecommunications, real estate and property management. She was responsible for the successful development and implementation of several automated in-house programs, including but not limited to duty drawback, customs clearance, warehouse management system, and foreign-trade zone operations.
As Vice President of N.F. Stroth & Associates, Ms. Hiromoto, a licensed customs broker, now offers her expertise as a consultant to small, medium and large-sized corporations in a variety of international trade and business matters.
Ms. Hiromoto is Chair Emeritus of Japan America Society and currently chairs its Nominating Committee. She is on the American Association of Exporters and Importers’ Industry Leadership Council and Nominating Committee; past chair of World Trade Week Southern California; past president of the Foreign Trade Association and Women in International Trade – Los Angeles. Ms. Hiromoto is the recipient of numerous awards, including the prestigious Stanley T. Olafson Bronze Plaque for her advancement of international trade in the Southern California region.