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KRUTER--Joshua Mason.

Devoted husband and father, dies at 42. A graduate of Boston College, he received his MBA with honors from Columbia University. Naturally driven, Mr. Kruter explored new ways to bring technological innovation to the field of communication and advertising. This served him well in his career as a marketing and advertising executive for Forbes Media and Virgin Mobile USA. For the last year, Josh worked at OUTFRONT Media where he led development of the company's new digital advertising platform. In this role, Josh also represented the company in speaking engagements, industry innovation committees and led dialogues with ad agencies and clients. His passion for the arts also led him to explore the local music scene, finding new talent and generously sharing his latest discoveries with friends, family and readers of where he served as the New York City editor. He was a loving son to his parents, Robin and Rich, and to his brother Lee and sister Lesley. He was especially devoted to his wife, Jennifer, and their daughter, Madeleine Rose. Josh loved and lived immensely and will be missed more than words can say.

Published in The New York Times on Mar. 29, 2018