Chief Operating Officer, Business Development
Mr. Stone is Chief Operating Officer for Egis Projects, Inc. with responsibility for a wide range of Egis business activities in North America including oversight of the Alliance for Toll Interoperability Hub that provides the exchange and settlement of toll transactions between member toll agencies within the U.S. for pre-paid electronic toll accounts. Mr. Stone’s background includes more than 35 years of professional transportation and back office operations experience with both public and private organizations. As the former Director of Planning for the Tampa-Hillsborough Expressway Authority (THEA), Mr. Stone was responsible for the planning and development of all new THEA projects from 1996 to 2011 including Tampa’s award-winning Reversible Express Lanes as well as managing the Authority’s deployment of advanced electronic tolling systems, ITS traffic controls and urban design efforts. He also has been an active member of IBTTA for more than 15 years and served as Chairman of the IBTTA Interoperability Committee to develop a plan to achieve toll payment interoperability throughout North America.