1962 Born in Tokyo.
1984 Graduated Chiba University the Faculty of Technology Industrial Design Department, Joined SONY Corporation.
1992 Become independent and founded Shinichi Sumikawa Design Office.
Now working mainly on the product designs which from medical equipments, bathtub, and camera to general goods.The work is recorded on INTERNATIONAL DESIGN YEARBOOK.Received Toyama Competition 95' Prize and Kawasaki Competition 96'. Design Prize for the excellent work.Working as a judge of the Good Design Award since 2002, The second class architect.
Designer Comment :
Pecon! is a pill case with a convenient new design. Press the cover with your finger and it flips over to become a tray, alowing people even with long fingernails to pick out vitamins or pills easily. There's also no fear of losing the lid.