In his 30th professional year, Scott is began his career at CB Commercial Real Estate Group Inc., in 1984, specializing in retail leasing and sales in Los Angeles County. Scott was frequently recognized as an industry and company leader receiving numerous awards including Companywide recognition for Top Producer-Retail, Top Producer-Retail Leasing and the prestigious Colbert Coldwell Circle. In just 10 years Scott was was promoted to Senior Vice President before he resigned in 1994 and founded Cypress Retail Group with colleagues Bob Haas, Bob Walsh and Dave Binney. He’s a member of International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) and a charter member of X-Team International. Scott graduated from the University of Maryland in 1982.