(January 2, 2019) - Stonehill announced today that its CEO, Doug Pace, has joined the board of the Tampa Hillsborough Economic Development Corporation. The EDC is the lead designated economic development agency for Hillsborough County and the cities of Tampa, Temple Terrace, and Plant City, and an official partner of Enterprise Florida.
Mr. Pace is an award-winning entrepreneur and has been recognized as one of the most innovative minds in management consulting. He has been a finalist for United States Chamber of Commerce Emerging Business of the Year, Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce Start Up of the Year, and Consulting Magazine 75 Most influential Consultants. Mr. Pace currently serves as Chairman of the Lions Eye Institute Foundation, Chairman of the Town of Belleair Infrastructure Committee, Board Member of the Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce, and Board Member of the University of Florida’s College of Engineering. His past affiliations include the Tampa Bay Partnership, St. Petersburg Grand Prix, Pinellas County MPO, and Leadership Tampa Bay.
In addition to joining the board of the Tampa Hillsborough EDC, Stonehill will also become a Chairman’s Council Investor. As a Chairman’s Council investor, Stonehill will strengthen its partnership with the EDC by helping it implement the Salesforce CRM platform for multiple initiatives across the organization.
“The mission of the Tampa Hillsborough EDC is very important to our organization,” said Doug Pace, Founder and CEO of Stonehill. “We are excited to help with their vision of making Tampa a nationally recognized community transformed by job growth, business innovation, and international trade.”
Stonehill is a strategy and innovation consultancy. As recognized experts in Design Thinking, Customer Experience, and Business Intelligence, Stonehill helps companies to identify opportunities, create change, and accelerate growth. Our teams consist of an innovative blend of creative, strategy, technology, and change management experts, giving us the ability to unite the functional silos of business in the common objective of creating differentiated customer experiences. Stonehill has been recognized by the Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce as a finalist for Startup of the year, the US Chamber of Commerce as a Finalist for Emerging Business of the Year, Great Agencies as one of the Top Business Intelligence Consultants in the United States, and CIO Review Magazine as one of the 20 Most Promising Performance Management Providers.