This article may be in need of reorganization to comply with Wikipedia's layout guidelines. (December 2016) (Learn how and when to remove this template message)
This article relies too much on references to primary sources. (November 2011) (Learn how and when to remove this template message)
|Kabushiki gaisha Beingu|
|Private kabushiki gaisha|
|Industry||Music, artist development, record production, marketing, audio engineering|
|Founded||November 1, 1978|
|Headquarters||Thomas Building, 5-2-2 Roppongi, Minato, Tokyo, Japan|
|Toshinori Masuda (President & CEO)|
Being Incorporated, d.b.a. Being Giza Group, is a Japanese private entertainment conglomerate based in Tokyo's Roppongi district, founded on November 1, 1978 by musician Daiko Nagato. Being Inc. and its subsidiaries are the main supplier of theme music for the anime series Detective Conan. As of May 2011, 77 theme tunes have been supplied to the anime by Being Inc.
Nowadays production-based record company are no longer rare thing, however Being has established a dedicated record company and label in quick succession since 1991. Label companies under the label companies that are part of Being Inc. are also subsequently owned by Being Inc. It includes indies labels as well.
Last June 2001, Being and its subsidiary B+U+M (now merged into Vermillion Records) was found to have failed to declare 840 million yen in income. They were acquitted after the investigation.
A large number of songwriters, composers and arrangers have enrolled at Being, Inc. Being, Inc.'s official website has listed in alphabetical order Being's Music Creators.