Scott Bailey

Executive Director, North America

Scott is a strong advocate for entrepreneurial ecosystems and designs all programs and activity with the entrepreneur first mentality.

​He oversees all of MassChallenge’s activity in North America including new program development and geographic expansion.

In addition to overseeing the Boston accelerator, Scott has launched MADE@ and PULSE@, two exciting initiatives focusing on rapid prototyping and digital health, respectively​. Scott has served as a key member of the MassChallenge team since its early days​​ in 2010. Previously, he held the position of Senior Director of Partnerships​ at MassChallenge and helped secure over $14M in commitments. In addition, Scott has worked closely with MassChallenge founders​ to​ cultivate​e​ a vast network of supporters ​who evangelize our organization and most importantly the startups it supports.

Scott has spoken at South by Southwest, the Chief Innovation Officer Summit, has a seat on the board of directors at the University of Vermont and countless other organizations dedicated to entrepreneurial impact and learning.

Scott has a BS in Entrepreneurship from the University of Vermont.