Speaker Profile- Greg Foster

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Greg Foster, CEO of IMAX Entertainment and Senior Executive Vice President, IMAX Corp., joined the company in March, 2001.  Based out of IMAX’s Playa Vista Campus, Foster oversees all aspects of the company’s global entertainment activities, including creative, production, film distribution, business affairs, marketing, studio relationships, local-language releases and the revolutionary IMAX DMR (Digital Re-mastering) process. Mr. Foster also serves as a member on the board of directors of IMAX  China, a subsidiary of IMAX Corporation, established to oversee the expansion of IMAX’s business throughout Greater China.

Over the past 15 years, Foster has successfully positioned IMAX’s entertainment business as a core revenue driver, playing an essential role in becoming a significant player in the Hollywood ecosystem. Under Foster’s leadership, approximately 300 major blockbuster films have been released in IMAX’s premium format, including Avatar, Star Wars: The Force Awakens, the last six instalments of the Harry Potter franchise, The Dark Knight, numerous Marvel titles, Jurassic World and many other top-grossing Hollywood releases.