GLENDALE, Calif May 15 2012 FutureLogic, Inc., today announces that the company has expanded John Edmunds’ responsibilities to include the leadership of its Product Management Committee. In this new role, Mr. Edmunds will work with senior management to oversee strategic marketing and FutureLogic’s new product strategies and road maps. Reflecting the combination of his current and new role, Mr. Edmunds will become Vice President – Product Management & International Markets. Mr. Edmunds will continue to report to Eric Meyerhofer, FutureLogic CEO. As part of his new responsibilities, Mr. Edmunds will be relocating to the company’s corporate offices in Glendale, California effective mid-2012.
“John has accomplished a great deal during his eight-year tenure at FutureLogic. He has overseen the rapid and profitable growth of FutureLogic’s international businesses including the opening of our offices in the UK, Macau and Australia, while building a world class international organization with a professional and talented team,” said CEO, Eric Meyerhofer. “I am confident that FutureLogic’s Product Management will excel under John’s leadership and his ‘customer first’ approach. We look forward to welcoming John and his family to Glendale.”
“I’m excited to be taking on these additional product management responsibilities, moving to the US, and starting a new phase of my career,” added Edmunds. “The number one driver of FutureLogic’s success and product profitability has been delivering innovative printing solutions and world class experiences. Strengthening the relationship between the sales, marketing and product development teams, will enable FutureLogic to continue to deliver unique benefits, advanced technology and superior value to our customers.”
Edmunds joined FutureLogic in 2004 and has over 11 years executive management experience. He holds a Master’s Degree in Mechanical Systems & Design Engineering from the University of Liverpool (UK). Most recently, John received an Executive MBA with an emphasis in Corporate Strategy & Strategic Marketing from Henley Business School (UK). While at FutureLogic, he held several key positions including Vice President of International Markets, Managing Director for FutureLogic Europe Ltd., FutureLogic Asia Lda and FutureLogic Australia Pty Ltd., and General Manager of FutureLogic Europe Limited. John will continue to lead FutureLogic’s international businesses alongside his new product management role.”
About FutureLogic, Inc. Founded in 1983 and headquartered in Glendale, Calif., FutureLogic develops and supplies solutions for the gaming industry including high-reliability printer equipment and in-game promotional couponing solutions. As the undisputed leader in super-robust thermal printer technology, FutureLogic is the industry’s premier supplier of thermal printers for casino gaming, promotional equipment, kiosk, industrial, RTAL, gas pumps and medical applications. FutureLogic has shipped more than 1.5 million TITO printers worldwide. In July 2004 the company founded FutureLogic Europe, Ltd. to provide direct sales and engineering support for the growing OEM thermal printer markets in Europe. In October 2006 FutureLogic expanded its global support network into the Asia Pacific market, with a new sales and service center in Macau, China. In 2010 FutureLogic further supplemented its service and support platform with the opening of an office in Sydney, Australia, and in 2011 the company expanded its sales and marketing presence to cover South America. More information on the company is available at www.futurelogic-inc.com.