About Triola Stats
Triola Stats creates the most effective tools for statistics education, with an unmatched commitment to real-world applications, critical thinking, relevance and the use of technology.
We champion understanding and interpretation instead of blind manipulation of formulas.
The Triola Statistics Series textbooks have sold over 2 millions copies worldwide and Elementary Statistics has been the leading introductory statistics textbook since 1995.
Mario F. Triola is a Professor Emeritus of Mathematics at Dutchess Community College, where he has taught statistics for over 30 years. Marty is the author of the top selling Triola Statistics Series, which has sold over 2 million copies wordwide. His Elementary Statistics textbook has been the leading introductory statistics textbook since 1995. In addition, Marty designed the original Statdisk statistical software and he has written several manuals and workbooks for technology supporting statistics education. He has been a speaker at many conferences and colleges. Marty’s consulting work includes the design of casino slot machines and fishing rods, and he has worked with attorneys in determining probabilities in paternity lawsuits, analyzing data in medical malpractice lawsuits, identifying salary inequities based on gender, and analyzing disputed election results. He has also used statistical methods in analyzing medical school surveys, and analyzing survey results for the New York City Transit Authority. Marty has testified as an expert witness in New York State Supreme Court. The Text and Academic Authors Association has awarded Marty a “Texty” for Excellence for his work on Elementary Statistics.
Scott began his career at the age of 7 by proofreading data sets for Elementary Statistics 1st Edition. Scott oversees Triola Stats' digital content strategy and technology integration in the Triola Statistics Series textbooks. He also manages production of the Triola Statistics Series and coauthored Elementary Statistics Using Excel 6th Edition, Elementary Statistics Using the TI-83/84 Plus Calculator 4th Edition and Elementary Statistics Third California Edition. Scott is also responsible for the business aspects of Triola Stats including social media, public relations and business development and legal.
Scott has extensive experience utilizing statistical methods to measure and optimize business performance. Prior to Triola Stats, Scott served as Chief Analytics Officer at Disruptor Beam, where he was responsible for analyzing company data, developing quantitative models and systems and specifying product features for Game of Thrones Ascent. Scott served as CEO of SparkBridge Interactive, where he led the development and launch of award-winning mobile apps designed to enhance the visitor experience at informal learning centers. Prior to SparkBridge, Scott was Chief Operating Officer and Director of Analytics at Blue Fang Games where he led the Analytics efforts for multiple Facebook applications and was involved in all aspects of managing the business.
Scott also worked as a Consultant for The Boston Consulting Group, a top tier consulting firm where he advised a variety of organizations across multiple industries. Scott holds an MBA from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and a BA in Business Economics and Psychology from Brown University.