Scott Van Voorhis

A veteran financial journalist, Scott Van Voorhis has over two decades of experience as a Boston-based reporter and writer, covering a wide range of business sectors, from homes sales and real estate development to the financial services, high tech and casino gambling sectors.

Scott launched V2 Content Solutions, a business writing and content provider service, in 2008. He currently writes about residential real estate for Boston.com, covers construction issues for Engineering News-Record, and produces a weekly column on local business trends for Banker & Tradesman. Additionally, Scott reports on casino regulatory trends in the Northeast for the London-based trade website GamblingCompliance.com and on digital currency oversight for Payments Compliance, a sister publication. He also provides blogs, white papers and other editorial services for a range of clients, including the Urban Land Institute.

Previously, Scott was a business reporter at the Boston Herald for eight years, during which he was recognized by the New England Associated Press News Executives Association for his reporting on the subprime mortgage market meltdown as well as the landmark, $700 million-plus sale of the Boston Red Sox. Prior to his work at the Herald, he served as senior reporter at the Boston Business Journal, a staff writer for Banker & Tradesman, and a reporter for The Eagle-Tribune and the Haverhill Gazette, a pair of daily newspapers in Boston’s suburbs. 

Scott has a master’s degree from the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism and an undergraduate degree in English from the University of Massachusetts Boston. He lives in Natick, Massachusetts, with his wife and three children.

He currently blogs daily on residential real estate for Boston.com, writes the Forever 128 column for the Globe West section of the The Boston Globe, and produces a weekly column on local business trends for Banker & Tradesman. Additionally Scott reports on the casino and gaming trends in the Northeast for the London-based trade website GamblingCompliance.com. He also provides a range of corporate writing services, from white papers to blogs. Other clients have included Mass Insight, State Street Bank, and the University of Massachusetts.

He currently blogs daily on residential real estate for Boston.com, writes the Forever 128 column for the Globe West section of the The Boston Globe, and produces a weekly column on local business trends for Banker & Tradesman. Additionally Scott reports on the casino and gaming trends in the Northeast for the London-based trade website GamblingCompliance.com. He also provides a range of corporate writing services, from white papers to blogs. Other clients have included Mass Insight, State Street Bank, and the University of Massachusetts.

Recent Articles By The Author

Chemical Maker Ingevity Surges Amid Strong Earnings Mix

Chemical Maker Ingevity Surges Amid Strong Earnings Mix

Ingevity rises sharply after the chemical giant reported a strong mix of better-than-expected earnings and revenue for the fourth quarter.

OPEC Bid to Boost Oil Prices Undercut by Rising U.S. Production

OPEC Bid to Boost Oil Prices Undercut by Rising U.S. Production

OPEC's bid to boost oil prices with a 'shock and awe' campaign to slash production may face challenges amid a new federal report that U.S. oil production is ramping up.

Should You Buy AMD Stock in 2019? 6 Factors to Consider

Should You Buy AMD Stock in 2019? 6 Factors to Consider

There are a number of good reasons to be bullish on chip maker Advanced Micro Devices Inc., including big gains in the fast-growing data center server market. But proceed with caution, with other companies in the sector facing slowing sales.

Education Technology Company Chegg Surges After Strong Earnings

Education Technology Company Chegg Surges After Strong Earnings

Shares of online tutoring and textbook rental company Chegg were surging Tuesday after the company beat Wall Street earnings and revenue estimates.

How to Fatten Up Your Portfolio By Investing in the Obesity Epidemic

How to Fatten Up Your Portfolio By Investing in the Obesity Epidemic

As the U.S. and the world grow fatter, some investors are seeing green as they bulk up on stocks of companies on the front-lines of this 21st century Battle of the Bulge.

Facebook Stock Drops as Germany Moves to Limit Data Collection

Facebook Stock Drops as Germany Moves to Limit Data Collection

Facebook Inc. is grappling with another challenge to how it does business, with German regulators cracking down on the tech giant's efforts to combine user data from across the internet into their Facebook accounts.

Herbal Tea Maker Hain Celestial Falls Sharply on Earnings Miss

Herbal Tea Maker Hain Celestial Falls Sharply on Earnings Miss

Shares of herbal tea maker Hain Celestial plunge after the company reports earnings that fall well short of Wall Street expectations.

Nearly Half of Older Americans Don't Have Wills or Estate Plans

Nearly Half of Older Americans Don't Have Wills or Estate Plans

Dying without a will in place can lead to expensive consequences for your heirs.

Apple Supplier Skyworks Soars After $2 Billion Stock Buyback Plan

Apple Supplier Skyworks Soars After $2 Billion Stock Buyback Plan

Chipmaker Skyworks Solutions, a key Apple supplier, gives its stock a boost with the unveiling of plans for a $2 billion stock buyback program that will run through 2021.

Container Store's Stock Price Plunges After Weak Holiday Sales

Container Store's Stock Price Plunges After Weak Holiday Sales

Investors punished The Container Store Group. Inc. Wednesday morning after the retailer delivered a double-digit negative earnings surprise, driving its stock down more than 26%.