Ann Foster Consulting
8714 South Bay Dr
Telogia, FL 32819-4955
Advising on digital transition strategies and challenges. Current clients include Learnetic S.A. Poland - a leading digital developer - and Macmillan Education Australia.
Experienced in print and on-line publishing in the US and UK, with both strategic and operational management roles in educational publishing. An outstanding record in understanding and adapting to emerging market segments and environments; creative and innovative thinker; enjoys driving change agendas.
Track record of delivering P&L goals; as well as driving new publishing innovations. Excels at project team work and international collaboration. Proven ability to build and motivate new teams, manage and develop key staff across a variety of roles and disciplines.
Most recent corporate role was leading Harcourt’s strategy and business development function, and heading up its new business focused on growth sectors outside Harcourt’s traditional core business of textbook publishing. Member of the Executive Management Team reporting to the Global CEO.
Specialties: Strategy and business development in K-12 publishing both US and UK, product development, market assessment with emphasis on digital, market entry planning, identifying business partners, educational technology, general management, innovation