“Today, the best companies strive to incorporate innovative business models and leading-edge technologies into their core business strategies. Given the complexities of today’s families – the time is right for a solution that brings this same level of innovation and technology to bear on helping our home life function at top performance – and enjoyment.”
Yoshi Noguchi is President and CEO of InterBusiness Corporation, which focuses on providing board-level management consulting for international businesses. It advises clients on how to maximize shareholder value by incorporating innovative business models and leading-edge technologies into their core business strategies. He has 30 years of international business experience, technology expertise and management consulting insight.
Prior to InterBusiness, Mr. Noguchi was Chairman of the Board of epicRealm, Inc., an industry leader in dynamic content caching software and appliances that accelerate the performance of web servers, application servers, and database servers. epicRealm was formerly known as InfoSpinner, a pioneer in application server technology. He served as InfoSpinner's President and CEO.
Prior to InfoSpinner, Mr. Noguchi was Managing Partner of the Technology Practice at Ray & Berndtson (R&B), one of the leading retained executive search firms with 42 offices worldwide. He also served as Managing Director of the Asia/Pacific Practice and was a member of R&B's International Board. Earlier he was co-founder, President and CEO of California Peripherals Corporation ("CaliPer"). Before CaliPer, he was President of Storage Technology Corporation's Japanese subsidiary. Earlier in his career, he held sales positions at IBM U.S.A. and IBM Japan.
Mr. Noguchi authored a book in Japanese on successful Internet business models and has published articles in the Wall Street Journal, the New York Times, the Los Angeles Times, and Der Spiegel, and has appeared on ABC's 20/20, CNN, and BBC. He is a frequent keynote speaker at IT conferences on such topics as Internet of Things (IOT), Big Data and Analytics, The Lean Startup, Cloud Computing, Web 3.0/Semantic Web, Software as a Service (SaaS), and Open Source. He serves as a board member of several corporations.
He resides with his wife in Irvine, Orange County, CA.