For more information about becoming an Investor, please contact:

Craig Richard
President & CEO

(813) 518-2620

Stonehill Innovation


Stonehill is a strategy and innovation company that helps businesses to identify opportunity, implement change, and accelerate growth.  Their teams consist of an innovative blend of creative, strategy, technology, and change management experts that allows them to unite the functional silos of business in the common objective of creating differentiated customer experiences.

Douglass E. Pace

Doug Pace has been considered one of the most innovative minds in management consulting and marketing strategy for over two decades.  As CEO of Stonehill he leads the vision of the firm and enjoys working directly with the its portfolio of clients.   Doug founded Stonehill with the vision of bringing agile management practices found in entrepreneurial organizations to large companies.  He found that his approach also provided process and structure to small organizations allowing them to accelerate their growth.  Doug is a noted speaker on business design, marketing strategy, building innovative cultures, and design thinking.


Under Doug’s leadership, Stonehill has been recognized by the United States Chamber as a United States Chamber of Commerce Emerging Business of the Year Finalist, Greater Tampa Chamber Small Business of the Year Finalist, CIO Review Magazine 20 Most Promising Performance Management Provider, and a Great Agencies Top Analytics & Business Intelligence Agency.  Doug has been recognized by Consulting Magazine as one of the 75 Most Influential Consultants in the United States.


Doug currently serves on the boards of numerous schools and organizations including the Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce, Tampa Hillsborough Economic Development Corporation, BBVA Compass Bank, Lions Eye Institute Foundation, Town of Belleair Infrastructure Committee, and 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.  Doug graduated from the University of Florida, with a bachelor’s degree in Economics, has been recognized with an Executive Fellowship in Innovation from the University of South Florida, and holds a Certificate in Energy Innovation from Stanford University.

Douglass E. Pace