As a founding partner of the innovation and design consulting firm Essential Design, Scott manages a wide range of client and business design activities. Prior to founding Essential, Scott established and led a multi-disciplined design team at IDEO. Scott was a Director of Design at Gillette, and he began his career at Fitch where he built a product design team in their Boston office.
Scott writes about design-driven futures, is the recipient of many international design awards and holds a wide range of utility and design patents. Scott earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from the Cleveland Institute of Art.