Corporate History

February 1996 With a capital of \3,000,000 the limited company Telecomnet is set up in Yamaguchi 3-2, Tokorozawa-shi, Saitama prefecture.
October 1996 The company’s name is changed into ND Telecom Inc.
February 1997 The headquarter moves to Tsukudo-cho 3-11, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo.
June 1999 The headquarter moves to Kudanminami 3-8-11, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo.
January 2000 Hosting service [Digit@Link Rental Server] starts to operate.
May 2001 The headquarter moves to Ikebukuro 2-36-1, Toshima-ku, Tokyo.
August 2001 Absorption merger of Whiteboard K.K.
May 2002 A branch office is opened in Shinjuku.
November 2002 A branch office is opened in Osaka.
August 2003 The headquarter and the Shinjuku branch office move to Nishi-Shinjuku 1-14-11, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo.
february 2004 The company’s name is changed into Startia, Inc.
December 2005 The company is listed on the “Mothers” section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange.
April 2006 Established Startia Renergy Inc. (March 2009, sold all of its shareholdings in Startia Renergy)
June 2006 The Osaka branch office moves to the 7th floor of the Midosuji Diamond Building, Nishi-Shinsaibashi 2-1-3, Chuo-ku, Osaka.
July 2006 Opened the Fukuoka Branch / Began providing proprietarily developed e-book production software “Digita@Link Actibook”
April 2007 The Osaka Branch Office is reorganized into the Osaka Head Office.
July 2007 The network equipment rental service [Managed Gate] is available.
August 2007 Assumed hosting business from Ryukando Consulting Inc.
October 2007 Agreement to take over the MFP customers and counter business from Arest Inc.
April 2009 Web production, e-book creation software, Startia Lab, Inc. is established as a consolidated subsidiary.
June 2009 The company underwrites an allocation of shares from MAC Office, Inc., which becomes an equity method affiliate.
July 2009 Through a simple absorption-type company split, the company splits off its office facility business and transfers it to MAC Office, Inc.
May 2010 The headquarter moves to the 19th floor of the Shinjuku Monolith Building, Nishi-Shinjuku 2-3-1, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo.
February 2011 Celebrated 15th Anniversary
October 2011 The Nagoya Branch Office opens.
October 2011 The company signs a joint venture contract with Xi’an Shiwei Software Co., Ltd. (China) and establishes STARTIASOFT INC. as an equity method affiliate.
January 2012 The company underwrites an allocation of shares from Urban Plan Co., Ltd., which becomes an equity method affiliate.
April 2012 Startia Lab, Inc. opened the Osaka Branch
October 2012 The Yokohama Branch Office opens.
October 2012 Startia Lab, Inc. opened the Fukuoka Branch
January 2013 Established Startia Shanghai Inc.
April 2013 Opened the Eastern Tokyo Branch
June 2013 Subscribe to the third-party allocation of shares in Horma Service Co., Ltd. to make the company an affiliate (October 2015, sold all of its shareholdings in Horma Service Co., Ltd.)
February 2014 Changed market listing to TSE First Section
June 2014 Opened the Kobe Office
August 2014 Xi’an Startiasoft Inc. became a group company
Octorber 2015 Made NOS Ltd. a subsidiary
June 2016 Made BCMEDIA Co., Ltd. a subsidiary