Scott Gelbard - Professional Summary:
An independent consultant for companies in the United States and abroad, Scott Gelbard lives and works in Colorado. Actively involved with a number of companies since the early funding stages, Mr. Gelbard oversees strategy and operations for several of these businesses, including GlobalLeadGen, an online lead generation firm. Since 2010, he has steered the company to considerable success in its market, and assisted its expansion into a reliable lead generator to clients in a diverse range of industries, including communications equipment, oil and gas mining, and apparel. He also serves as a consultant for BTO Self Serve Yogurt; MusclePharm Apparel; Terra Ferma, Inc.; Crunchies Food Company; and The Huxley, a popular D.C. nightclub.
In addition to his role as an independent consultant, Scott Gelbard is a co-founder of Beckham Walker Equity Partners in Denver. As a managing partner with the firm, he invests capital for private and public companies, leverages business relationships, arranges deals, and provides consulting services to firms of all sizes.
Scott Gelbard attended Colorado State University in Fort Collins, where he studied consumer science, business, and finance, earning his bachelor of science in 1999. Before transferring to Colorado State University, he spent a year at another college, Palm Beach Atlantic in Florida. As a member of Palm Beach Atlantic’s NCAA Division II PBA Sailfish soccer organization, he solidified his lifelong love of the sport. He previously coached soccer for Regis Jesuit High School in Denver, Colorado, and today continues to coach for his sons’ team, the Arapahoe Warriors. Scott Gelbard stays active by playing and coaching hockey, going to the gym regularly, skiing, and riding dirt bikes. When he is not exercising, he enjoys reading and prefers the novels of Stephen King and Vince Flynn.
Proud to carry on a family tradition of working in the financial industry, Scott Gelbard is a third-generation investor relations professional. Outside of work, he gives back to his community by supporting worthwhile causes, such as Disabled American Veterans, Food Bank of the Rockies, and Men for the Cure Foundation.
Scott Gelbard - Professional Experience:
Beckham Walker Equity Partners
Denver, CO US
10/1/2008 — Current
Scott Gelbard - Education:
Colorado State University
Consumer Science, Business, Finance
Bachelor of Science
Fort Collins, CO US
08/1/1995 — 05/1/1999
Scott Gelbard - Interests: Coaching hockey and Soccer, Playing hockey, Soccer, Gym, Skiing, Dirtbiking