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

Trojan, OxiClean Maker Church & Dwight Slides After Earnings Disappoint

Trojan, OxiClean Maker Church & Dwight Slides After Earnings Disappoint

Shares of consumer products giant Church & Dwight took a beating Tuesday after the maker of Trojan, OxiClean, Arm & Hammer, and other brands reported earnings that fell short of Wall Street's expectations.

Spotify Shares Rise as Music Streamer Reportedly Eyes Gimlet Media

Spotify Shares Rise as Music Streamer Reportedly Eyes Gimlet Media

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Yelp Stock Rises After Analyst Gives Positive Review

Yelp Stock Rises After Analyst Gives Positive Review

Yelp, which provides a platform for users to review small businesses, sees its stock price rise Monday after it wis a positive review of its own from a Goldman Sachs analyst.

Super Bowls Get Super Subsidies From Taxpayers, Businesses

Super Bowls Get Super Subsidies From Taxpayers, Businesses

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Super Bowl to Generate Super Profits for NFL and CBS

Super Bowl to Generate Super Profits for NFL and CBS

The Super Bowl in Atlanta today will see big money made by the NFL and broadcast partner CBS, as well as local hotels and casinos with sports books.

Shares of Footwear Giant Deckers Jump On Upbeat Earnings Report

Shares of Footwear Giant Deckers Jump On Upbeat Earnings Report

Footwear and apparel giant Deckers Outdoor Corp., known for brands like UGG, saw its stock price race forward Friday after the company beat Wall Street's earnings expectations.

Bottomline Technologies Plunges After Ho-Hum Earnings Report

Bottomline Technologies Plunges After Ho-Hum Earnings Report

Bottomline Technologies falls sharply after the fintech company reports solid but unspectacular quarterly earnings.

Walmart Workers to Earn Bonuses for Not Calling in Sick

Walmart Workers to Earn Bonuses for Not Calling in Sick

Starting this weekend, Walmart will begin paying bonuses to workers to reward them for showing up on the job and not calling in sick.

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The Kinds of Clients Financial Planners Should Avoid

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General Electric Sinks After Analyst Predicts Dismal Earnings

General Electric Sinks After Analyst Predicts Dismal Earnings

Shares of General Electric tumble after a top analyst forecasts more earnings woes for the beleaguered corporate giant.