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

GM Shares Hit Again as Strike Impact Spills Into Mexico

GM Shares Hit Again as Strike Impact Spills Into Mexico

GM is losing $82 million a day as the result of the strike by more than 48,000 UAW workers at company plants across the U.S., J.P. Morgan analyst Ryan Brinkman writes.

Ulta Shares Shine After Chanel Exec Lifts Stake in Cosmetics Firm

Ulta Shares Shine After Chanel Exec Lifts Stake in Cosmetics Firm

The Chanel group is now the sixth largest owner of Ulta, with a 3.4% stake in the cosmetics company, whose market is millennial women.

GoPro Shoots Higher as Action-Camera Maker Unveils New Products

GoPro Shoots Higher as Action-Camera Maker Unveils New Products

GoPro is betting its holiday season sales on two new products, the Hero8 Black camera, which will sell for $399, and a new $499 GoProMax camera, which will be equipped with four digital lenses.

U.S. Silica Shares Drift Lower After Analyst Downgrade

U.S. Silica Shares Drift Lower After Analyst Downgrade

Cowen analyst Marc Bianchi cites margin compression, limited free cash flow and concerns about the company's debt load in explaining the decision to downgrade U.S. Silica.

Hexcel Dives After Steep Analyst Downgrade of Aerospace Contractor

Hexcel Dives After Steep Analyst Downgrade of Aerospace Contractor

BofA slashes its price target on Hexcel, citing 'lackluster demand' for Boeing's 787 Dreamliner jets, for which the aerospace contractor is a top supplier.

Chipotle Shares Gain After Analyst Boosts Price Target

Chipotle Shares Gain After Analyst Boosts Price Target

Chipotle's lineup of new menu items should drive more traffic to the chain's restaurants, pushing up sales and profits, according to Telsey Advisory Group.

No Relief for High-Tax States as Federal Challenge Falls Short

No Relief for High-Tax States as Federal Challenge Falls Short

In a ruling issued Monday, U.S. District Judge Paul Oetken in Manhattan dismisses a lawsuit by New York, Maryland, New Jersey and Connecticut aimed at nixing a $10,000 cap on federal deductions for state and local taxes.

Emerson Shares Rise Amid Analyst Upgrade, Breakup Chatter

Emerson Shares Rise Amid Analyst Upgrade, Breakup Chatter

Emerson Electric could be headed for a profitable breakup, according to an RBC analyst, who says activist investors are circling the industrial giant.

Urban Outfitters Shares Rise as Wells Fargo Upgrades, Sees Turnaround

Urban Outfitters Shares Rise as Wells Fargo Upgrades, Sees Turnaround

Urban Outfitters executives have seen a `favorable response to its early fall-apparel assortments,' and comparable store sales are up across its brands, analyst Ike Boruchow says in upgrading the stock to outperform.

Match Shares Fall After Hours on Disclosure of DOJ Grand Jury Subpoena

Match Shares Fall After Hours on Disclosure of DOJ Grand Jury Subpoena

Match Group shares slipped in after-hours trading Friday after the company disclosed it has received a Grand Jury Subpoena from the Department of Justice in connection with a federal lawsuit alleging the online dating services owner touted fake love-interest ads.