Design Thinking and Innovation Agency Promotes Julie Stollings to Director

Design Thinking and Innovation Agency Promotes Julie Stollings to Director

Stonehill announced today that it has promoted Julie Stollings to the position of Director.  Stollings was formerly Stonehill’s chief analyst and worked on a variety of projects across the organization’s portfolio of name brand clients. As Director, she will transition to a client leadership role and focus on the planning and execution of customer experience and design thinking initiatives.

Stonehill to Facilitate Design Thinking Workshop at the Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce

Stonehill to Facilitate Design Thinking Workshop at the Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce

Stonehill announced today that its CEO, Doug Pace, has been selected to facilitate a design thinking workshop at the Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce.  Design Thinking is a unique methodology that uses human centered design and data driven insights to create unforgettable customer experiences and solve wicked problems.  The purpose of the workshop is to introduce some of Tampa Bay’s most innovative business leaders to the principles of design thinking and explore the need for the mindset within the experience-based economy. 

Stonehill’s 1% for the Community Program Sponsors the Nature Coast Biologic Station and Seahorse Key Marine Laboratory

Stonehill’s 1% for the Community Program Sponsors the Nature Coast Biologic Station and Seahorse Key Marine Laboratory

Stonehill announced today that it has become a sponsor of the Nature Coast Biologic Station and Seahorse Key Marine Laboratory.  The Nature Coast Biologic Station is located on Cedar Key and is a joint venture between the University of Florida and the Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences.  It is focused on enhancing the conservation and sustainability of natural resources throughout the Nature Coast using collaborative research, enhanced public engagement, field-based courses, and hands-on training workshops. 

Stonehill Raises Money for USF Health Stroke Research as Part of their One Percent for the Community Program

Stonehill Raises Money for USF Health Stroke Research as Part of their One Percent for the Community Program

Stonehill announced today that it successfully hosted a fundraiser for the USF Health Stroke Research Fund this past Thursday.  The event was held at Mise en Place restaurant and included presentations about lifesaving work done by USF Health Neurosciences.  The presentation included insights from by Clifton Gooch, MD FAAN, Professor and Chair, Department of Neurology, USF Morsani College of Medicine, and W. Scott Burgin, MD, Professor of Neurology, Cerebrovascular Division Chief, Cerebrovascular Fellowship Director, USF College of Medicine. 

Stonehill CEO to Speak on the Value of Design Thinking for Higher Education at Florida Virtual Campus' Professional Development Day

Stonehill CEO to Speak on the Value of Design Thinking for Higher Education  at Florida Virtual Campus' Professional Development Day

Stonehill announced today that its CEO, Doug Pace, will speak on the value of Design Thinking for higher education at Florida Virtual Campus' Professional Development Day.  Design Thinking is a formal process that allows for the creation of practical, innovative, and cost-effective strategies that enhance the customer experience.

Stonehill Chief Executive Officer Selected by the University of South Florida to Teach Design Thinking

Stonehill Chief Executive Officer Selected by the University of South Florida to Teach Design Thinking

Stonehill announced today that its Chief Executive Officer, Doug Pace, has been selected by University of South Florida to teach a class on Design Thinking.  The class is a part of the Digital Marketing Certificate Program at USF Muma College of Business. The program is a hands-on, 4-day immersion program where executives learn to apply principles and techniques that drive success in marketing in the digital age. Participants roll up their sleeves and solve real-world challenges using practices developed by top companies with experts and instructors guiding them through each step.

Design Thinking and Advanced Analytics Consultancy Selected as Finalist for United States Chamber of Commerce Emerging Business of the Year

Design Thinking and Advanced Analytics Consultancy Selected as Finalist for United States Chamber of Commerce Emerging Business of the Year

Stonehill announced today that it has been selected as a finalist for Emerging Business of the Year as part of the United States Chamber of Commerce Dream Big Awards presented by MetLife.  The program celebrates the achievements of small businesses and honors their contributions to America’s economic growth. 

Well Known Business Leader Joins Stonehill as President

Well Known Business Leader Joins Stonehill as President

Stonehill announced today that Troy Atlas has joined the firm as its company President. With significant growth in 2018, Stonehill has found an increasing demand for its innovation and Design Thinking consulting services. Atlas he will be charged with driving the firm’s initiatives and managing its growth strategy. Atlas will also work with select clients to help them use Design Thinking to innovate and create competitive differentiation.

Stonehill Selected as Finalist for Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce Small Business of the Year

Stonehill Selected as Finalist for Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce Small Business of the Year

Stonehill announced today that it has been selected as a finalist for the Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce Small Business of the Year.  This is the 38th year for the presentation of the award with past winners including Outback Steakhouse, Fintech, and the Bank of Tampa.  The winner will be selected on September 13, 2018 at the David A. Straz, Jr. Center for the Performing Arts.

Stonehill Expands with New Innovation Studio in Westshore Business District

Stonehill Expands with New Innovation Studio in Westshore Business District

Stonehill announced today that it has signed a lease to establish an innovation studio at 1300 N. Westshore Blvd. Tampa, FL  33607.  The studio will incorporate a unique collaboration space that will be used to conduct design thinking sessions.  It will also provide office space for Stonehill’s Tampa based employees.  Stonehill selected the Westshore business district because of its convenient proximity to Tampa International Airport, allowing it to better serve its clients who are internationally headquartered.

President of Stonehill to Speak at Design Thinking 2018

President of Stonehill to Speak at Design Thinking 2018

Stonehill announced today that its President and CEO, Doug Pace, has been selected to speak at Design Thinking 2018.  Design Thinking 2018 is the world’s largest conference focused exclusively on the Design Thinking framework and its effectiveness in driving innovation and creating sustainable growth.  The event will be held on April 23-25 in Austin, TX and feature speakers   from some of the world’s most innovative brands including Marriott International, Stanford University, Gatorade, American Express, and more.