Geff Scott, Business Wire’s Chief Executive Officer, is responsible for leading the company and providing its strategic compass. This includes guiding the company’s growth and direction as well as overseeing the stewardship of Business Wire’s global footprint.
Scott joined the company in July, 2007 as Chief Financial Officer where he worked closely with Business Wire’s parent company, Berkshire Hathaway, and was responsible for the company’s financial reporting, tax structure and compliance matters. In March of 2017, he was promoted as Business Wire’s Chief Executive Officer.
Prior to Business Wire, Scott, who has more than 20 years in the Accounting industry, was a partner with Marinelli + Scott, Healdsburg, CA. He also was an Internal Audit Manager at Eureka Bank, Foster City, CA and a Supervising Senior Accountant at KPMG, San Francisco.
Scott received a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Portland in Portland Oregon.