Janice Ugaki is the CEO and Cofounder of Firmseek, an award‐winning marketing and
technology company based in Washington, D.C. She frequently joins leading experts in
speaking on technology and business development issues around the country. Before
starting her company 18 years ago, Ugaki lectured at Harvard Law School, designed and
taught courses at Harvard College, and worked in the corporate departments of law
firms in Tokyo, New York, San Francisco, Boston, and Salt Lake City.
Ugaki received her J.D. from Harvard Law School and was a Rhodes Scholar at Oxford
University. She graduated summa cum laude from the University of Utah with an Honors
B.S. in finance, an Honors B.A. in political science, and a minor in Japanese.
Ugaki currently serves on the Board of Directors and Executive Committee for the
Association of American Rhodes Scholars, is the chair of the Park City Hospital
Foundation Board, a member of the Park City Hospital Governing Board, a member of
the University of Utah’s Presidential Selection Committee, the co‐chair of the University
of Utah Honors College National Advisory Board, and a board member of the Park City
Education Foundation. Ugaki is also an adjunct professor at the University of Utah’s
Honors College where she has taught an Honors Leadership class for the past four years.