Scott Poland

Senior Advisor

Scott has been with Hackman Capital Partners since 2003 and oversees financial and accounting functions for the company and its managed entities. Under Scott’s leadership, the company grew its accounting business to support over 35 million square feet of managed real estate.  Scott and his team are responsible for accounting, tax and audit work for all company-managed properties and funds and for production of financial reports for investors, lenders, capital partners and internal management staff.  In addition to work produced internally, his group oversees third-party fund administrators, outside accounting firms and property managers.

Scott is CPA certified and spent 20 years in the entertainment business prior to joining Hackman Capital. He worked several years in the Internal Audit division of CBS, Inc. where he was responsible for conducting operational and financial audits of CBS, Inc. units throughout the Western U.S., Asia and the South Pacific. He then joined Lorimar-Telepictures where he was the key executive coordinating the financial reporting efforts of the Production, Budgeting and Corporate reporting divisions for Lorimar Television. Scott also was the CFO for Modern VideoFilm, Inc, where he was integral to strategic business acquisitions, capital asset acquisitions and maintaining financing relationships. Scott received a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and Accounting from Kansas State University.