News & Events

April 12, 2016

Josh Foster, Appointed as General Manager, Will Continue Winning Tradition

MINNEAPOLIS, April 12, 2016: MediaBeacon, Inc., a leading Digital Asset Management (DAM) software provider, today announced the appointment of Joshua (Josh) Foster as General Manager. Drawing on nearly eight years of experience within Danaher Corporation, Josh has a proven track record of delivering a differentiated customer experience to drive accelerated growth. He replaces Brett Robertson, who will remain with Danaher, but has decided to step back from the role to care for a terminally ill daughter.


“MediaBeacon offers a robust solution, has a tremendous team and partners with an impressive, growing customer base,” said Josh. “I am excited to join the MediaBeacon Family with its long history of winning, and I am confident that the combination of Esko and MediaBeacon only further enhances our ability to cater to the needs of our global customers.”


During his tenure at Videojet Technologies Inc. as Director of North America (N.A.) Customer Care and Inside Sales, Josh delivered threefold growth in the N.A. consumables business. Josh originally joined Danaher in 2006 and subsequently held positions of increasing responsibility before his appointment with Videojet.


Josh received his Bachelor of Science from Cornell University and his Master of Business Administration from Harvard Business School.


About MediaBeacon

MediaBeacon (www.mediabeacon.com), an Esko/Danaher company, is an award-winning enterprise digital asset management (DAM) solutions provider. MediaBeacon's intuitive and highly personalized widget-based DAM solutions allow organizations to find, organize, convert, track and distribute digital media across the enterprise and globally. Millions of files. Thousands of users. Sophisticated workspaces. Complete solutions are available for organizations in many industries, including CPG, Media and Entertainment, Print and Publishing, Retail, Manufacturing, Government and Academia.


About Esko

Esko (www.esko.com) is a leading global supplier of integrated solutions for regional and global brand companies, as well as their entire supply chain, from packaging to print, as well as for the sign and display, commercial printing and publishing industries. Esko has sales and support organizations in a number of countries throughout Europe, South America and Asia Pacific, as well as in the United States of America as part of its strong, global initiative. Esko products and services drive profitability in the packaging and printing supply chain by reducing time-to-market and raising productivity.


Contact Information

MediaBeacon USA
123 North Third Street, Suite 800
Minneapolis, MN 55401
Amos Ridenour
Director, Marketing Communications
Phone 612-317-0737

MediaBeacon EMEA
Bart Lammertyn
Business Manager, EMEA
Phone +32(0)492 46 40 17
bart.lammertyn@mediabeacon.com