Scott has 10 years of experience in commercial banking and is currently Vice President and Commercial Banking Officer at the Ballard Financial Center. He is passionate about helping businesses succeed by providing custom financial solutions for each client's unique needs. Scott is a trusted advisor to his clients and enjoys helping businesses grow so they can better serve their communities.
Scott was born and raised in Michigan and now calls Seattle home. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Finance from Wayne State University in Detroit and is currently enrolled at Pacific Coast Banking School, the premier national graduate school of banking. He is active in his community and is a member of the Northwest Fisheries Association and the Norwegian Commercial Club. When he is not in the office, Scott enjoys spending time outdoors, golfing, fishing and snowboarding. He is also an avid hockey fan and plays in two ice hockey leagues.
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How a lender can help your brewing business
As the industry grows, more financing options are becoming available for local craft brewers. Here are a few financing guidelines for craft brewers to consider as they get ready to launch or expand their business.
Financing passion: Banking tips for craft distilleries
Since 2008, more than 100 licensed distilleries have opened Washington state, which the Washington Distillers Guild estimates to be the highest number in the U.S. Along with this growth, the doors are opening for lending, which will certainly lead to even more innovation. Whether you are just thinking about starting a craft distillery, or are looking to expand your business, here are some pointers when it comes to financing.
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