Scott Poag, CEcD

Director of Business Development

In March of 2017, Scott joined W&A Engineering as the Director of Business Development. In this role, he leads the overall business development and marketing efforts of the firm as well as providing economic development consulting services to clients. Since 2010, he has been a local economic developer in both Georgia and North Carolina. Scott has announced over $800,000,000 in new capital investments and over 6,500 net new jobs in the communities he has served. He has successfully worked with a full range of companies from startup to Fortune 500. His leadership has also successfully supported various workforce development, entrepreneurial, and legislative initiatives.

Recently, Scott was named to Augusta, Georgia’s “Top 10 Young Professionals to Watch” list, a “Distinguished Young AFCEAN” by the Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association, named as a “40 under 40 Rising Star in Economic Development” by New York based Development Counselors International, and received “Top 40 Under 40 Alumni” honors from East Carolina University.

Scott Poag, W&A Engineering