Richard P. Stanton

Chief Digital and Innovation Officer

As Chief Digital and Innovation Officer, Richard Stanton is focused on the cross section between innovation, human behavior and technology. Richard joined the company through the acquisition of Penton Information Services in November 2016. Previously as Chief Product and Technology (Digital) Officer, Richard was responsible for managing strategy and monetization, product management, UX/UI, engineering, and devops. Richard played an integral role in future proofing the digital transformation of Penton.

Prior to Penton, Richard was an executive, entrepreneur, consultant and investor focused on providing transformative solutions to Fortune 500 companies, investors, government, and start-ups. Richard earned a Bachelor of Arts in Communications from The American University and sits on the Advisory Board of the Web Science School at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. He is based out of Informa’s New York City office.