Mr. Scott is a seasoned entrepreneur and executive having served as a member of the Board of Directors and Chairman of the Audit Committee of both publicly traded and privately held companies. He has served as both CEO and CFO of multiple technology and communications companies. Mr. Scott successfully raised money from Venture Capital firms in multiple start-up entities, led bank lending transactions with as many as 37 participant banks, and led one company through a successful IPO and subsequent Secondary offerings.
Mr. Scott’s career began in public accounting, after which he began pursuing a series of startup operations. The first was Paging Network, Inc., which was successfully built into the most successful paging company in the world, utilizing initial venture capital funding, successive bank financing arrangements, culminating in a successful Initial Public Offering, a secondary stock offering, and subsequent public debt offerings. This was followed by three additional startup operations, each of which completed multiple venture capital financing agreements, and each of which led to successful sales of the companies.