Red State, Blue State, We All Want Better Transit

USA Today reported a while ago that across the nation, people of all political persuasions are fed up with traffic and are willing to pay to get better options. In the recent election around 80% of transportation tax bonds on the ballot passed, with the victor in almost all cases being public transit.

Nick Aster is a new media architect and the founder of has grown to become one of the web's leading sources of news and ideas on how business can be used to make the world a better place.

Prior to TriplePundit Nick worked for Mother Jones magazine, successfully re-launching the magazine's online presence. He worked for, managing the technical side of the publication for 3 years and has also been an active consultant for individuals and companies entering the world of micro-publishing. He earned his stripes working for Gawker Media and Moreover Technologies in the early days of blogging.

Nick holds an MBA in sustainable management from the Presidio School of Management and graduated with a BA in History from Washington University in St. Louis.