Scott Stone

Partner - Scott Stone

Location

New Castle

Position

Chief Information Officer

Department

Consulting

Biography:

Scott is ACT's Chief Information Officer and Chief Security Officer.  He brings over twenty eight years of experience in Information Technology to his ACT management responsibilities, which include evaluating new technology initiatives and oversight of the IT Department and Computer Consulting Services Group.

Scott assists clients with a variety of computer consulting services such as IT reviews, security audits, networking configuration, system evaluations, paperless implementations, penetration testing, and hiring of IT staff.  Scott’s broad understanding of IT solutions is often employed to help clients find the right solution to their IT problems in an effective and efficient manner.  Scott routinely addresses local and regional business groups on a variety of topics from IT industry trends to protecting companies with cutting edge security appliances.

Stone is currently serving on the technology committee for the Northwestern PA National Tool and Machining Association and is the Chairperson of the New Castle Area IT Professionals group.

He is a two-time graduate of Edinboro University with a Bachelor degree in Specialized Studies from the Physics Department and a Master Degree in Communications. He is a Sophos Certified Engineer and a trained Ethical Hacker. 

He is an active volunteer at the New Castle (PA) YMCA, and is a member of the National Ski Patrol.