As one of the company’s founders, Scott White has been with IGS since 1989 and has a deep understanding of the energy market with extensive experience in all aspects of the natural gas and electricity supply functions, trading, distribution and marketing. With 25 years of experience and enterprise-wide financial and operation responsibilities, he is an advocate for change in the energy industry.
Under Scott’s leadership, IGS has grown from a three-person start-up natural gas company with nearly $1 million in sales in 1989, to a 450+ employee organization with more than $1 billion in revenue. In addition, IGS demonstrates the value of alternative sources and uses of energy through socially responsible initiatives such as building a LEED Platinum corporate headquarters, Compressed Natural Gas vehicle fueling stations, Combined Heating and Power solutions off the grid and a recent initiative in developing solar opportunities.
In recognition of his accomplishments, Scott was recently named a Smart Business Leader in Central Ohio by Smart Business Magazine, Social Entrepreneur of the Year by Ernst & Young, and Business Person of the Year by the Dublin Chamber of Commerce. Under his leadership, the company has also recently earned multiple awards through various local publications including: Best Energy Company, Best Employer, Best Places to Work and Best Family-Owned Business.
Scott is a graduate of Ohio University and is actively involved in the business and community organizations including: IGS Energy (Board of Directors), Saven Corporation (Board Member), American Heart Association of Central Ohio-2015 Ignite Heart Ball Chair, Dublin Methodist Hospital (Development Board), Jr. Achievement, Columbus (Board of Directors), Central Ohio Transit Authority (Former Board of Directors Member), Ohio Gas Association (Member), and Ohio Oil and Gas Association (Member).