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

DaVita Lower as HHS Plans to Emphasize At-Home Dialysis Treatment

DaVita Lower as HHS Plans to Emphasize At-Home Dialysis Treatment

A looming federal health-care shift has the potential to shake up the $24 billion dialysis industry, in which DaVita is a leading player.

JetBlue Shares Rising After Analyst Boost

JetBlue Shares Rising After Analyst Boost

Anticipating stronger travel and vacation demand, JetBlue recently upgraded its second-quarter projections for revenue available per seat mile.

NetApp Shares Slide After Analyst Slashes Rating to Sell

NetApp Shares Slide After Analyst Slashes Rating to Sell

NetApp is battling tough competition in the enterprise storage market from Hewlett Packard Enterprise, Pure Storage, Dell and Nutanix.

Sangamo Shares Soar as Hemophilia Drug Shows Promise

Sangamo Shares Soar as Hemophilia Drug Shows Promise

Sangamo's stock price is surging after a pair of patients reported no bleeding events for as long as 24 weeks following treatment following investigational SB-525 gene therapy for severe hemophilia A.

Shopify Shares on Spree After Analyst Boosts Target Price

Shopify Shares on Spree After Analyst Boosts Target Price

Shopify's stock price has more than doubled in the last six months, having closed at $145.44 on Jan. 8. The value of Shopify shares have grown more than tenfold since June 2016, when they were trading at $30.

AbbVie Rebounds as Market Warms to Allergan Deal, Botox Potential

AbbVie Rebounds as Market Warms to Allergan Deal, Botox Potential

AbbVie's deal for Allergan will give it a new revenue stream in Botox, helping offset potential lower revenue from arthritis drug Humira, which is losing patent protection.

Rambus Shares Rise on News of Tech Deal With Visa

Rambus Shares Rise on News of Tech Deal With Visa

Visa says the deal will enable the credit card company to significantly expand its use of tokenization to 'all types of transactions beyond Visa cards, including those on domestic card networks, account-based and real-time payments systems.'

Alphabet's Stock Price Slips as Analyst Spells Out Challenges

Alphabet's Stock Price Slips as Analyst Spells Out Challenges

Shares of Alphabet have rallied since hitting a low of $976.22 on Christmas Eve, but the stock price of Google's corporate parent has had a bumpier 2019.

Commercial Metals Soars After It Crushes Earnings Estimates

Commercial Metals Soars After It Crushes Earnings Estimates

Commercial Metals cites strong construction activity for the big earnings beat.

Steelcase Shares Fall After Earnings Disappoint

Steelcase Shares Fall After Earnings Disappoint

Executives at the Grand Rapids, Mich.-based office furniture maker blamed the results on orders coming in later than expected, requests for delivery extensions and a shortage of workers in a tight labor market.