Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University
M.A. in International Relations
Rochester Institute of Technology
M.A. in Software Development and Management
Hawaii Pacific University
B.S. in International Business
Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
Most Venerable Order of the Hospital of Saint John of Jerusalem
Prince of Naples and the Duke of Savoy
Knight of the Order of Saints Maurice and Lazarus of the Royal House of Savoy
Mr. Stone is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of S3 Intelligence and Stone Strategic Solutions, LLC, a Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business headquartered in Virginia, USA with an office also in Bucharest, Romania. S3 is comprised of extremely experienced personnel providing a unique set of capabilities and services to government and commercial clients — meeting critical needs and always exceeding expectations.
S3 Intelligence has an extraordinary team with extensive backgrounds within the Intelligence and Special Operations Communities, as well as the Corporate and Industrial Sectors.
He has over thirty years of professional experience in managing complex, multi-million dollar programs ranging from intelligence and military operations worldwide to research and development of information technology applications and solutions for both tactical and national-level government clients. He has extensive knowledge in the areas of national security, technology and related government policies, and how to implement technological solutions for national-level agencies as well as tactical field commands. His expertise also includes working with the Intelligence Community, Inter- Agency, the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and Department of Defense assets in combating the current multinational terrorist threat. Mr. Stone also served as an Intelligence Operations Officer with the United States Army until he was honorably retired in 2003.
Prior to starting S3, Mr. Stone was the Chief Executive Officer of Circinus, LLC in the United States, and Chief Executive Officer of SC Circinus Defense SRL in Bucharest, Romania.
Previously, he was a Senior Intelligence Officer with the National Security Agency. During his tenor there he served as the Senior Intelligence Liaison Officer for Asia Pacific Special Operations Capabilities and Policy within the Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Special Operations, Low-Intensity Conflict, and Interdependent Capabilities; and earlier as the Deputy Chief C4ISR Space & Cyber in the Joint Staff/J8 - Force Structure, Resources, and Assessment Directorate Capabilities and Acquisition Division; within the Pentagon. He also served as a Senior Program Manager with the Advanced Research and Development Activity, now known as the Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity.
Mr. Stone has also been as a guest lecturer speaking on “Combating Violent Extremism” at the National Defense University’s Center for Hemispheric Defense Studies; multi-lateral conferences in El Salvador and Cambodia; and with the U.S. Department of State Foreign Visitors program.
In the private sector, Mr. Stone worked for the Pacific Northwest National Laboratories; and Battelle Memorial Institute as a Senior Program Manager and Senior Research Scientist.
Mr. Stone has a M.A. from Georgetown University's Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service, a M.S. in Software Development and Management from Rochester Institute of Technology, and a B.S. in International Business from Hawaii Pacific University.
He has made significant contributions to the nation through his military, government, and continued private-sector service, which has had a positive effect on our country’s national defense posture. Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II honored Mr. Stone by inducting him into the Most Venerable Order of the Hospital of Saint John of Jerusalem for his service to his country, coalition partners, and contributions to the Jerusalem Eye Hospital and other charitable works of the Order worldwide. Mr. Stone was also made a Knight of the Order of Saints Maurice and Lazarus of the Royal House of Savoy, by the Prince of Naples and the Duke of Savoy.
S3 Intelligence's main objective is protecting clients. In the case of companies, we’re talking about their business. In the case of individuals, their personal circumstances — security, financial, or whatever.
Our job involves gathering and analyzing information to provide clients with the best possible guidance on dealing with threats to their business or their individual wellbeing.
We’re tops at what we do. We come from a wealth of backgrounds, which means we can handle any challenge you throw at us. In addition, nobody can beat our experienced — we’ve been at this for years.
And we’re determined. We’ll stay on point until your issue is resolved.