LEOMINSTER, Mass. (December 19, 2023) – Beacon MedTech Solutions is pleased to announce that James “Jim” Colony will serve as the company’s president, effective immediately. Bringing a track record of success in strategic planning and manufacturing management, Colony will be responsible for driving strategic growth, continued excellence in engineering and quality, and strengthened customer relationships across Medical, Life Sciences, Bio-Pharma, Aerospace, Defense and Technology markets.
Colony initially joined Beacon MedTech Solutions in an interim capacity in March 2023, becoming president in August following confirmation by Beacon Manufacturing Group’s Board of Directors. He is a veteran executive with more than 30 years of C-suite experience in operations and strategy, leading new product introductions and developing high-performing teams. Colony previously held leadership roles at international manufacturers Anderson Power and Hughes Aircraft. His background in Aerospace, Medical and Plastics manufacturing will help facilitate the company’s continued growth and support of customers across technology-driven industries.
“I wanted to pursue a role as Beacon MedTech’s president because I truly believe in the company’s value proposition of vertical integration and broad materials expertise and the benefits it brings to customers in critical markets,” Colony said. “I’m excited to be part of an organization with a committed and passionate management team that brings deep experience in quality, regulatory and compliance. I see them working hard to apply their knowledge in innovative ways every day.”
Colony will lead Beacon MedTech as it supports customers in early-stage new and next-generation product development and scaling for commercialization from Design for Manufacturability (DFM) and tooling to manufacturing and assembly. He will guide the organization in leveraging thermoplastics, liquid silicone rubber and thermoset materials expertise for increasingly complex customer requirements. Colony will also work with the management team to continue investing in Beacon MedTech’s world-class facility that houses its ISO 13485 and ISO 9001-certified operations.
“We are extremely excited to have Jim join the Beacon MedTech team given his substantial experience in leading growth-oriented companies and building cohesive and effective teams,” said Carr Preston, board member of Beacon Manufacturing Group. “His interim success demonstrates his leadership will play a pivotal role in building Beacon MedTech’s future.”
To learn more about the company, visit beaconmedtech.com.
About Beacon MedTech Solutions
Beacon MedTech Solutions is a value chain innovator leveraging highly configurable, vertically integrated competencies to solve complex manufacturing problems quickly. The company focuses on Single Use Technologies, Liquid Silicone Rubber components, and Class II Medical Devices for customers across the Medical, Bio-Pharma and Life Sciences markets. The company is uniquely positioned to help Medical innovators, Tier One contract manufacturing partners and Medical Device OEMs ramp up and scale production of vital precision components, freeing them to focus on patient outcomes. Beacon MedTech Solutions is located in Leominster, Massachusetts.