Scott Etess, Executive Vice President

Scott Etess serves as the Executive Vice President for Excel. In this role Mr. Etess is responsible for all day-to-day operations. 

Scott began his career working for Newmark Real Estate (now Newmark Grubb Knight Frank). During his time at Newmark Scott worked on several complex real estate transactions. Scott’s previous work experience also includes a role as the Director of Leasing for The Trump Organization. In this capacity Scott reported directly to President Donald Trump and oversaw all leasing activities in the Tri-State area as well as those at the Trump International Hotel and Tower in Chicago.

Scott began his career in the security industry shortly after September 11, 2001. This tragic event lead Scott to the realization that his innate knowledge of construction and building operations could be put to a better use. Prior to joining Excel, Scott served as the Chief Operating Officer at Idesco Corporation. 

In this role Scott gained an in-depth knowledge of security technology. Scott has overseen projects for multiple government and state agencies, education institutions, data centers, commercial office facilities and many more.

Scott is a graduate of Cornell University and remains actively involved in the school. Scott is also an ardent supporter of multiple law enforcement agencies and active in his local community.