Steve Yamaguma brings over 25 years of experience of managing branding, marketing, design, web development, event promotion, and tradeshow projects. Steve has also conducted workshops on branding for small businesses.

As president of Design2Market, a Silicon Valley-based branding, marketing, design firm, Steve has provided services to clients including:

  • Brand Assessment
  • Brand and Marketing Strategies
  • Creative Ideation
  • Marketing Communications implementation
  • Web Design and Development
  • Advertising
  • Collateral Design
  • Social Media
  • Tradeshow Design, Management and Promotions
Steve has been a leading proponent of sustainable communities and has been a founding member of serveral nonprofits including the Japanese American Chamber of Silicon Valley and Contemporary Asian Theater Scene. Steve has also been a board member of the Silicon Valley Charity Ball Foundation, Arts Council of Silicon Valley,  Euphrat Museum of Art, and San Jose Taiko.
Currently Steve is a member of the Silicon Valley Global Network and has been a volunteer for the CleanTech Open.
In 2011 after the earthquake and tsunami that devastated Japan, Steve quickly created blog:  to give people an opportunity to share their support, thoughts and perspectives.
On March, 10, 2012, Steve produced the One Year After: A Benefit Concert for the Children of Tohoku, Japan to raise monies for a nonprofit serving the orphans in the Tohoku region.