Chief Executive Officer
Scott began his franchising journey in 2000 when he began working as a franchise owner for Outdoor Lighting Perspectives in St. Louis, Missouri. In 2002, he was hired by Outdoor Lighting Perspectives Franchise (OLPF) as a consultant to help support new franchisees, leading to a full-time position as director of franchise support and then as Vice President managing the day-to-day operations. He was a co-founder of Mosquito Squad in 2004 prior to it being acquired by Outdoor Living Brands in 2009. He then became COO and then became CEO of Empower Brands in 2022.
Scott has spent his entire career in franchising, first as a franchisee before moving to the franchisor side of the relationship. He has played an integral role in the development and growth of the OLB family of franchises. He has a franchisee-first mindset and has made it a priority to bring the voice of the franchisee into every decision and will continue to do so as CEO. Scott graduated from the University of Kansas with a bachelor’s degree in business management.