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Aiwa America CEO Dies

August 10, 1993

Undated (AP) _ Akinobu Ishihara, president and chief executive of Aiwa America Inc., died unexpectedly on Saturday at the age of 58, the company said.

Ishihara, who joined Aiwa as president and CEO in 1991, was also named a director of the parent company, Aiwa Company Ltd., in 1992.

Before joining Aiwa, he spent 31 years with Sony Corp.

Ishihara, who lived in Ridgewood, N.J., is survived by his wife, Takako Yanai, and two sons, Kunihiko and Katsuhiko.

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