Stewart Mader is connecting people. He is leading the digital transformation of Fitch Ratings, created digital and social media strategy for CFA Institute to engage a growing, global community, and helped Atlassian grow from a small startup in Australia to a worldwide leader in software tools for teams. He is leading the campaign for a unified New York & New Jersey Subway Map for the largest transit-reliant region in the United States, and he helped the Port Authority of New York & New Jersey improve customer communications by including regional transit connections on the transit map for PATH, the subway connecting New York & New Jersey.

He is the author of Wikipatterns, a handbook for guiding adoption of new technology. Stories Above New York, his urban photography project to capture the cityscape from elevated perches, received widespread media coverage in Brick Underground, CityLab, Curbed NY, Gizmodo, Next City, Spacing Atlantic, Untapped Cities, the Wall Street Journal, and NPR affiliate WFUV Radio. Earlier in his career, he developed digital teaching tools, including Skysight, a documentary on the SOFIA space telescope, sponsored by NASA.

He holds an MS in Curriculum Development and Instructional Technology from University at Albany, and a BS in Chemistry, Magna Cum Laude, from University of Hartford.

Should NJ Appear on the NYC Subway Map?

See what riders at the Fulton Street subway station had to say about the proposed Subway NY NJ map.

Posted by Subway NY NJ on Wednesday, November 4, 2015

Stewart interviews transit riders about the New York & New Jersey Subway Map.

Stewart is interviewed by Renato Geremicca at Forum delle Risorse Umane in Milan, Italy on the digital transformation of Fitch Ratings.