Stan graduated from Lehigh University with a B.S. in Marketing and then began a 23-year career with Union Carbide in various sales, marketing, and financial management positions and finally as president of a corporate subsidiary. He served 12 years active and reserve duty in the U.S.Marine Corps, attaining the rank of Captain.
In 1981 he founded and served as CEO of NEWS Corp. (North East Welding Supply) for 24 years until the company was sold. Stan is currently President and CEO of Stoney Industries, Inc. an entity engaged in the leasing, rental, and sale of industrial equipment and real estate. Stan has been a WICN Board member since 1998.