Mr. Tambara has been endorsed by Marquis Who’s Who as a leader in the fields of photography, design and retail
MOUNT HOOD PARKDALE, OR, September 5, 2018 — Marquis Who’s Who, the world’s premier publisher of biographical profiles, is proud to present Terry Tambara with the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award. An accomplished listee, Mr. Tambara celebrates many years’ experience in his professional network, and has been noted for achievements, leadership qualities, and the credentials and successes he has accrued in his field. As in all Marquis Who’s Who biographical volumes, individuals profiled are selected on the basis of current reference value. Factors such as position, noteworthy accomplishments, visibility, and prominence in a field are all taken into account during the selection process.
Longtime professional photographer of more than 40 years, Mr. Tambara has owned and operated Terry Tambara Photography in Oregon since 1976. Following in the footsteps of his father and grandfather, who were also very much interested in the art form, Mr. Tambara has also worked in other fields throughout the course of his career. A former vice president and general manager of Taisho International and president of Asobi Industries in Portland, OR, he then pursued a career as a cosmetic executive for Origami Cosmetic Company as a result of his exposure to make-up as a photographer. Furthermore, he devoted nearly a decade to running his own business as owner and graphic designer of Terry Tambara Design between 1976 and 1984. He has also been the owner and president of Suzuki Tambara, Inc., since 2006.
Mr. Tambara is the author of “American Photographers at the Turn of the Century.” He has notably been cited in the 20th edition of Who’s Who in the West for his contributions. He has held an Associate of Arts from Lane Community College since 1973, a Bachelor of Science from Portland State University since 1976, and a diploma in photography from the New York Institute of Photography since 1977.
In recognition of outstanding contributions to his profession and the Marquis Who’s Who community, Terry Tambara has been featured on the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement website. Please visit www.ltachievers.com for more information about this honor.