Consulting and Professional Services
Fire/EMS Small Business Product Development
Josh Beaulieu is an experienced public safety leader and entrepreneur with over 28 years of fire and EMS service experience. He is currently the Assistant Chief of a career fire department in central CT and is responsible for one of the most highly regarded fire-based EMS systems in the State. His education includes an MBA with a concentration in Public Administration, as well as numerous public safety certifications, licenses and professional designations.
Josh has been a paramedic since 1996. He currently serves as vice-chair of the CT EMS Advisory Board, is the chair of their Mobile Integrated Healthcare committee and is a member of the Education and Training, Preparedness and Data committees. He is an active contributor to local and state EMS initiatives and in 2019 was recognized with the CT Public Health Commissioners Award.
As an entrepreneur, Josh is named on 3 patents for patient handling equipment he designed. His former company, B2 Products llc, designed and marketed several unique products for public safety and healthcare customers throughout the U.S. He also founded the CT Health and Safety Entrepreneurs (CHASE) Collaborative, which brought together small businesses in the health and safety market to share ideas and support each other professionally.
As a consultant, Josh is eager to help clients address a variety of challenges within his areas of expertise, which include EMS system management and leadership, community health and safety programming, and specialty response planning. For individuals, Josh offers fire service entry level and promotional process career coaching, as well as small business start-up and growth assistance.