Scott joined BEAR Construction in 1987, working each summer during his studies at Northeast Missouri State University. Shortly after graduating with a Marketing degree in 1991, Scott joined the firm full-time and has worked the last three decades leading up to his current role as Executive Vice President. The majority of Scott’s career has been focused on commercial interiors and workplace design, and his experience and knowledge of those markets helps guide the firm’s strategy and policies across all aspects of the business. Scott currently oversees BEAR’s corporate interiors group, headquartered in the Chicago office, and was deeply involved in the historic renovation of Chicago’s Old Post Office. Along with these duties, he is also very involved in BEAR’s business development efforts, the marketing program and overall operations of the firm. During Scott’s tenure, the company has completed well over 200 million square feet of interior space, winning several Contractor of the Year awards along the way. Scott’s leadership style emphasizes fairness, inclusion and a client-first mentality that exemplifies BEAR’s ideals. Scott is professionally affiliated with the CBC, IFMA, BOMA, and CREN.
BEAR Experience: 1987
Industry Experience: 1987
Education: Truman State University