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

Beyond Meat Tumbles Amid Analyst Concerns Over Competition

Beyond Meat Tumbles Amid Analyst Concerns Over Competition

Beyond Meat's stock price takes a hit Friday after analysts raise concerns about stiffer competition ahead in the plant-based meat sector as giants like Tyson and Kellogg muscle in.

Intuitive Surgical Surges After Robotic Surgery Company Beats Estimates

Intuitive Surgical Surges After Robotic Surgery Company Beats Estimates

Intuitive Surgical's instruments and accessories and systems units led the way, both posting year-over-year growth of well more than 20% during the third quarter.

Caterpillar Receives Analyst Downgrade on Slowing Demand

Caterpillar Receives Analyst Downgrade on Slowing Demand

Caterpillar's bottom line is under increasing pressure amid fallout from the trade war between the United States and China, a slowing global economy, and a struggling manufacturing sector.

Kohl's Teams Up With Facebook to Highlight Beauty Products

Kohl's Teams Up With Facebook to Highlight Beauty Products

Starting in 2020, Kohl's will enlist Facebook to find trending brands in the beauty and wellness category to highlight on the retail giant's Beauty Checkout platform, which the chain launched in October.

Philip Morris Lights Up After Marlboro Maker Beats Analysts' Expectations

Philip Morris Lights Up After Marlboro Maker Beats Analysts' Expectations

The tobacco giant beats analysts' expectations for earnings and revenue for the third quarter, with results buoyed by growing demand for its new, smokeless tobacco product, IQOS.

Sleep Number Investors Restless Despite Analyst Upgrades

Sleep Number Investors Restless Despite Analyst Upgrades

Analysts at two separate firms raise their price targets on the adjustable mattress maker.

ServiceNow Shares Falter After Analyst Downgrade Cites Limited Upside

ServiceNow Shares Falter After Analyst Downgrade Cites Limited Upside

Morgan Stanley warns of "increasing near-term risks" to the stock price of ServiceNow, which makes digital workflow software.

Ambarella Says Blacklisting of Major Customer Won't Hurt

Ambarella Says Blacklisting of Major Customer Won't Hurt

Ambarella also reaffirms its earnings guidance for the current quarter, saying it wouldn't be impacted by the Trump administration's decision to place 28 Chinese organizations on an Entity List.

Pot Stocks Soar After Aphria Posts Second Straight Quarterly Profit

Pot Stocks Soar After Aphria Posts Second Straight Quarterly Profit

APHA adds 26% and CannTrust rockets 25% as sector rises pretty much across the board.

Wells Fargo Falls as Bank Delivers Earnings Fizzle

Wells Fargo Falls as Bank Delivers Earnings Fizzle

Wells Fargo's quarterly earnings take a significant hit from $1.6 billion, or 35 cents a share, set aside to cover litigation costs.