Scott Bailey

Global / Leadership / Chief Growth Officer
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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.

Mission

MassChallenge strengthens the global innovation ecosystem by accelerating high-potential startups across all industries, from anywhere in the world.