Globizz Company Profile
|Company Name||Globizz Corporation|
|Founded Year||May 2005'|
San Francisco ▪ San Jose Office
|Affliate||(Ltd.) Globizz Japan|
Our foremost goal is to offer an exceptional consulting service to help our clients achieve success in overseas expansion.
Government (Japanese, U.S.)
Membership of Professional Institutions
Naoko Iida, Ph.D.
After graduating high school in Japan, Naoko came to the US and obtained B.S. in Biochemistry from Texas A & M University. She pursued her Ph.D. in Molecular Biology and Biochemistry at University of South Florida followed by postdoctoral training at University of Miami School of Medicine. She continued working as a research associate in the fields of medical science at University of Miami.
Milinda Meehan grew up on Cape Cod, MA but went off Cape to earn a BA from Regis College. While in Massachusetts she worked for her home town's Parks Dept., in the five star, hospitality business and for a financial consulting firm in Boston. In 1992, Milinda moved to Los Angeles and has worked in various industries from automobiles to entertainment. Throughout the years, she's covered everything from accounting, management and training, to marketing, sales and research. Such a broad range of experience makes her a valuable member of our team.
Teppei grew up in Tokyo, and earned a Bachelor degree in Japan. He researched and studied especially about environmental analyses/control and the relationship with machines and materials. After earning the Bachelors, he worked as an IT engineer.
He also studied Business Management at UC San Diego, and now he is contributing his professional knowledge and skills, which he cultivated both in Japan and the U.S., to Globizz Corp. as a FDA regulation researcher.
Keiko Takahashi, M.S
Keiko grew up in Tokyo, and obtained M.S. in Engineering from Chuo University graduate school in Japan. Then she worked at a food-related manufacturing company as a researcher for 10years. She dedicated to some researches related with food additive products and etc. After came to the US, she worked at a gene-related equipment manufacture company as a R&D. Throughout her broad range of experience, she is familiar with a food business between in Japan and the U.S. Now she engages in the jobs such as medical instruments, food, bio, FDA approval, and etc.
Jane Sakurai, MBA/MHA
Prior to obtaining her MBA/MHA at the University of Washington, Jane worked at Nippon Carbide in their Retroreflective Materials Business Unit. In the healthcare field Jane has been involved in health policy research and evaluation, product development, program management, market analysis and business development. She brings her knowledge and experience to the Globizz Corp. team as an FDA researcher/consultant.
Ms. Megan Olaguer is a native of Los Angeles, California. She joined Globizz recently as researcher for FDA projects. Ms. Olaguer graduated from University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) with a BS in Chemistry. While she was working towards her Bachelors, she volunteered at a local Veteran's hospital at Long Beach. Currently, she is completing prerequisite courses at a College and has continuously studying to become a licensed pharmacist.
Hanae Fushimi was born in Hiroshima, Japan. She graduated from Towson State University in Maryland. She worked at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Japan as a coordinator for ODA (Official Development Assistance). She also worked as secretary to CEO at a public Japanese company. She recently returned to the United Sates and joined Globizz as assistant to President.
Thomas is a native of Southern California, and has experience working as a chemistry laboratory technician while an undergraduate at University of California- Santa Barbara. After graduating in 2009, Thomas spent a year teaching in Kumamoto, Japan for the conversation school Aeon. After finishing his contract and visiting more than 20 countries, he returned to the U.S. and began a rigorous internship at St. Mary Medical Center in Long Beach, CA. During this time he rotated to a different department of the hospital every 3 months, including Telemetry, ER, Orthopedics, Pediatrics, and Family Clinic. Thomas is currently completing an M.S. in Biotechnology from Johns Hopkins University while working as a Researcher and Regulatory Affairs Associate at Globizz.
Mariko Miyao, M.A.
Mariko Miyao, was born at Nara, JAPAN. She earned B.A. from Osaka University. After the graduation she came to the United States and entered Middlebury Institute of International Studies in Monterey (former Monterey Institute of International Studies). Her study was especially focused on the compliance and regulation in energy and finance. After obtained M.A. in International Relations from Monterey Institute, Ms. Miyao joined Globizz as a trainee since 2015.
Tsugumi Watabe, M.A.
Obtained BA in International Relations from International Christian University, and MA in Human Security from the University of Tokyo. Her interest has been always a question regarding how human beings can live safely and happily, and her majoring International Politics helps to clarify the question. She has experienced several research jobs, including the ones at Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan, and Japan International Cooperation Agency. She enjoys a new life with her husband in Los Angeles.
Keita grew up in Tokyo and obtained a Bachelor's in Sociology from Hosei University in Japan. After obtaining his bachelor's, he worked at the quality control department for a food manufacturing company in Japan. He then moved to the United States to study Business Management at the University of California, Irvine. Next, he worked at a consulting company in San Clemente doing market research for a Brazilian company selling their medical devices into Asian market, and then joined Globizz as FDA regulation project coordinator.
Nancy Phan was raised in Chicago. She graduated from the University of Hawaii at Hilo with a Bachelor of Science in Cell and Molecular Biology. While completing her undergraduate degree, she worked at the USDA Pacific Basin Agricultural Research Center conducting proteomic and genomic research aimed at strengthening agricultural sustainability in Hawaii. After completing her degree, she moved to Los Angeles and joined Globizz as a researcher.
Medical Device Development and Medical Venture Advisor
Mr.Omori served as the Engineering Advisor and Biomedical Researcher for Yanmer Diesel Corporation. He was also responsible for leading new orthopedic products for Stryker Japan KK. as New Product Introduction leader. Previously, he served as the technical advisor for Smith & Nephew, Kobayashi Pharmaceutical Corporation, B BRAUN AESCULAP in Japan, and Olympus Corporation, where he led medical device development. Mr. Omori is currently in charge of a local municipal Medical Device Business Advisors group in Japan. He is also a Special Expert at the National Institute for Material Science, and an adjunct faculty member at the Graduate School of Tokyo Institute of Technology and at Shimane University.He is a board member of the Japanese Society for Regenerative Medicine, as well as the Japan Society for Biomaterials.Mr. Omori has published a variety of articles and scholarly journals related to medical devices. At Globizz Corporation, he has the role of advisor for new medical devices and supporting medical ventures.
Takahiro Haruyama, MBA
After graduating college in 1991, Takahiro Haruyama worked for Citizen Holdings Co., LTD and experienced working for several different countries. His aggressive efforts and expertise helped to consistently grow the market share, and he achieved the best sales in the United States the last year with the corporation. His experience has created a unique multi-cultural business ability and background. Today he expands his vision to Japan, United States, Israel, Korea, China, and more. He specializes in the Medical fields of importing and exporting, negotiations, M&A, etc.
- 2005 – Established Globizz Corp.
- 2003 – Executive MBA at Loyola Marymount University
- 2000 – Real-Estate transaction specialist