Ted Masters is CEO/President of The FieldComm Group (Fieldbus Foundation) Masters has held leadership roles in a wide variety of technology companies supporting the process industry for over 30 years. He has experience in managing the growth and delivery of products, software and service solutions to industrial markets.
FieldComm Group is a global standards-based non-profit member organization consisting of leading process end users, manufacturers, universities and research organizations that work together to direct the development, incorporation and implementation of communication technologies for the process industries. Membership is open to anyone interested in the use of the technologies. In addition to HART and FOUNDATION Fieldbus communication technologies, FieldComm Group is responsible for ongoing development of Field Device Integration (FDI) Technology.
FieldComm Group began operations on January 1, 2015 by combining all assets of the former Fieldbus Foundation and HART Communication Foundation. The organization is committed to connecting the world of process automation.
FieldComm Group is a globally recognized organization developing standards for the communication and integration of devices and systems in the Process Industries. Under the leadership of Lance Hastings, the company continues to thrive as a global leader due to career being centered around the conversion of operational data into actionable intelligence developed to assist users make wiser decisions that delivers a better value of integration into business systems and processes.