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

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Chloe Moretz Hack Forces Twitter to Shut Down Tweeting by Text

The social media giant took the step after hackers apparently hijacked the twitter account Chloe Moretz, and after CEO Jack Dorsey's account was comprmised.

MillerCoors Wins Injunction Against Bud Light's `No Corn Syrup' Claims

MillerCoors Wins Injunction Against Bud Light's `No Corn Syrup' Claims

MillerCoors had contended that its rival used "false and misleading" advertising to imply its brews include a potentially fattening form of corn syrup.

Microchip Shares See Macro Decline After Lackluster Revenue Projection

Microchip Shares See Macro Decline After Lackluster Revenue Projection

Microchip says it still expects quarterly net sales of between $1.323 billion and $1.375 billion, ranging from no growth to a 4% increase.

JetBlue Shares Dive as Airline Braces for Impact of Hurricane Dorian

JetBlue Shares Dive as Airline Braces for Impact of Hurricane Dorian

The airline lowers its revenue forecast, citing the impact of Hurricane Dorian, among other factors.

Union Pacific Sees Freight Volume Derail Amid Trade War

Union Pacific Sees Freight Volume Derail Amid Trade War

The railroad giant notes that the U.S.-China trade war has taken a particular toll on the volume of soybean and international shipping containers it is hauling along the nation's rails.

Walmart to Stop Selling Certain Kinds of Ammo, Urges Action on Background Checks

Walmart to Stop Selling Certain Kinds of Ammo, Urges Action on Background Checks

Walmart CEO Doug McMillon said the retailing giant had been mulling what steps to take after a spate of mass shootings nationwide that included the recent tragedy in El Paso and another attack at a Walmart store in Southhaven, Miss.

Snap's Stock Price Falls Despite Analyst Upgrade to Outperform

Snap's Stock Price Falls Despite Analyst Upgrade to Outperform

The launch of Snap Games and its potential to generate significant advertising revenue drove the upgrade, Evercore ISI analyst Kevin Rippey wrote.

Amazon Price Target Raised to $2,600 by RBC on Optimism on One-Day Shipping

Amazon Price Target Raised to $2,600 by RBC on Optimism on One-Day Shipping

Amazon, which is rolling out one-day shipping for its U.S. Prime customers within the year, should see a 7%-15% percent boost in revenues because of the faster service, according to analysts at RBC.

GE's Stock Price Shines Brighter With Partial Victory in Fraud Lawsuit

GE's Stock Price Shines Brighter With Partial Victory in Fraud Lawsuit

But the federal court ruling also leaves gives the plaintiffs a green light to come back with an amended complaint.

Saudi Aramco's Massive IPO May Be Split Between Two Locations - Report

Saudi Aramco's Massive IPO May Be Split Between Two Locations - Report

Executives at Aramco, the state-owned Saudi oil company, are considering spreading out the world's largest IPO over two stages and in two different locations, one at home and one possibly in Tokyo, a report says.