Chairman, Sorenson Development Inc. ; Co-Founder, Sorenson Capital
A world-renowned entrepreneur, business leader and societal innovator, James Lee Sorenson serves as chairman of the Sorenson Impact Foundation, which funds sustainable, scalable endeavors that maximize positive impact on the lives and societies they touch. Sorenson endowed the Sorenson Impact Center at the University of Utah. Sorenson is Chair or the Board of Village Capital and a member of the National Advisory Board of Impact Investing.
James was instrumental in developing several new industry categories, including digital compression software that helped usher in the online multimedia revolution at Sorenson Media, and Video Relay Services that transformed the capabilities and opportunities for millions of deaf and hard of hearing individuals through Sorenson Communications.