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

SAIC Shares Drop After Government Contractor Misses Revenue Mark

SAIC Shares Drop After Government Contractor Misses Revenue Mark

Excluding revenue gained by a major acquisition last year, Science Applications' revenue came up flat with the year-earlier quarter.

Beyond Meat Investors' Appetite for Shares Flags After Davidson Report

Beyond Meat Investors' Appetite for Shares Flags After Davidson Report

A DA Davidson report praises Beyond Meat for achieving a `breakthrough' but questions whether the total size of the plant-based-meat market is as large as some investors might hope.

Genesco Shares Rocket as Footwear Company Blows Past Earnings Estimates

Genesco Shares Rocket as Footwear Company Blows Past Earnings Estimates

Genesco handily beats earnings estimates in its second quarter.

Macy's Shares Fly Off the Shelves as Retailer Unveils Comeback Plan

Macy's Shares Fly Off the Shelves as Retailer Unveils Comeback Plan

Macy's contends a shift to more targeted discounting could help yield savings of $400 million to $550 million.

Peabody Shares Plummet as Coal Giant Lowers Third-Quarter Outlook

Peabody Shares Plummet as Coal Giant Lowers Third-Quarter Outlook

The nation's largest coal company cited a number of factors pushing down sales and earnings in the third quarter, including a mining venture that has proven more challenging than anticipated.

Smartsheet Tumbles After Cloud Company Reports Quarterly Loss

Smartsheet Tumbles After Cloud Company Reports Quarterly Loss

In addition to a quarterly loss, Smartsheet also reports negative net operating cash flow of $2.7 million in the second quarter, up from $1.1 million the year before.

Apple Faces Pressure to Surprise as Sept. 10 Event Looms

Apple Faces Pressure to Surprise as Sept. 10 Event Looms

The good news for Apple is that expectations are low for its 'Innovation Only' event, so the tech giant doesn't need to announce any dramatic new initiatives to have an impact.

Bristol-Myers Stock Slips After Brain-Cancer-Drug Disappointment

Bristol-Myers Stock Slips After Brain-Cancer-Drug Disappointment

Opdivo failed to show any measurable improvement in patients with a particularly aggressive and rare form of brain cancer compared with patients treated with the current standard of care.

Chloe Moretz Hack Forces Twitter to Shut Down Tweeting by Text

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.