Eric W. Stein, PH.D. & Martin Pepper
Transition Town Media
Dr. Stein is a leader, a strategist for public and private enterprises, an entrepreneur, a technology innovator, an author, and an educator.
His project experience ranges from industry and organizational analysis to systems planning. Dr. Stein has knowledge of science, energy, information technologies, organizations, decision-making, and knowledge-based systems. He has worked in several sectors including IT, engineering, education, health care, and manufacturing. Dr. Stein also has considerable experience guiding and facilitating groups.
At Penn State, he served as Director of the New Ventures and Entrepreneurial Studies Program and was responsible for program development, marketing and faculty and student management. He is published in several theoretical and applied research journals for business and management.
He started and owns a software development and management consulting company and has a keen interest in green technologies, small business development and applications that help people.
He has served as a guest columnist for local papers regarding small business, energy and the economy.
Since 2010, he has been a civic leader and Councilman in Media, PA representing multiple stakeholder interests: businesses, residents, community groups and visitors. He serves on several committees including IT, business, environmental affairs, finance and community design.
Specialties:Business: entrepreneurship, software design and project management, quality management, strategy, innovation.
Academic: knowledge management, decision making, information technology, creativity, organization theory