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(153) Yumiko Takeshima, Founder of Yumiko

Posted by on 09.09.2019 Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Google Podcasts | Spotify | RSSThis week we are joined by Yumiko Takeshima, founder of dance wear company, Yumiko.  Yumiko began dancing at the age of four in Sapporo Japan.  At the age of 14, she moved to San Francisco to study at San Francisco Ballet School.  Yumiko went on to dance with various companies, before ultimately ending up at Dutch National Ballet where she danced for over a decade.  While at Dutch National, out of neccessity, she started to design her own leotards in 2002.  Soon, word...

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