Toshiba Promotes Joseph Contreras to Vice President Post

IRVINE, Calif. (April 5, 2016) — Today, Toshiba America Business Solutions announces the appointment of document solutions and printing industry veteran, Joseph Contreras to vice president of product and solutions marketing.

The newly-appointed executive is tasked with creating growth strategies for the company’s portfolio of e-STUDIO™ multifunction products, network document solutions and Ellumina™ digital signage line. Contreras will also play an expanded role in global business development, revenue growth and leadership for the company’s digital signage offerings for the Toshiba America Business Solutions and Toshiba Global Commerce Solutions business units.

Contreras served as director of product marketing prior to accepting his current position. He was responsible for the introduction of Toshiba industry-recognized e-STUDIO multifunction products, shaping the company’s solutions portfolio and the development of numerous strategic marketing partnerships.

“Joseph has played an integral role in the marketing success of our comprehensive line of hardware and software offerings for more than 15 years,” said Scott Maccabe, president and chief executive officer of Toshiba America Business Solutions and Toshiba Global Commerce Solutions. “Throughout that time, he has been one of the constants behind our success.”

Contreras’ tenure at the Irvine, Calif. company began in 2000.   Prior to joining Toshiba, Contreras was responsible for all marketing activities at SMC Networks including the company’s networking hardware solutions, wireless networking and broadband products. He holds a bachelor’s degree in business from Texas A&M University.

About Toshiba America Business Solutions

Toshiba America Business Solutions (TABS) is subsidiary of Toshiba TEC Corporation, a global leader in office printing and retail solutions. TABS provides multifunction printers, managed document services and digital signage for businesses of all sizes throughout the United States, Mexico, Central and South America.

The company’s award-winning e-STUDIO™ copiers and printers provide quality performance with the security businesses require. Complementing its hardware offering is a full suite of document workflow, capture and security services including Encompass™, the company’s industry-acclaimed Managed Print Services program. Encompass enables clients to print less and optimize workflow while improving energy efficiency.

TABS’ Ellumina™ digital signage offering includes all of the hardware, software and services needed to implement both static and interactive digital signage installations. TABS provides content creation and management, displays, integration, installation and project management services as well as financing for solutions ranging for a single screen to the biggest arenas and stadiums.

TABS comprises five divisions: the Electronic Imaging Division; the Toner Products Division; the Document Solutions Engineering Division; the International Division; and Toshiba Business Solutions.

Have news to share? We want to help you spread the word. Submit your media releases to Please submit releases in Word or text docs or in the body of an email. Please do NOT send PDF documents.