Uniting Communities

& Strengthening Businesses

Through Thoughtful Investment

Creating lasting change in communities, businesses & individuals

Scott Plank

Impact Investor & Supporter of Innovation

Scott Plank has a passion for investing in and developing inspiring environments that help communities and businesses thrive. Plank's diverse background has shaped his interest in how intentional development of collaborative environments can magnify the lives and relationships of those who live within them, and how forward-thinking businesses can flourish with the right resources. Using his experience in supporting the arts, retail, real estate, entertainment, technology, architecture and medical industries, Plank is always on the lookout for the next innovative project to undertake.

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A Vision For Change

Strategic Impact Investing

Revitalization, transformation and innovation are key phrases that drive Scott Plank as he develops and nurtures both investments and philanthropic projects. He aims to bring revitalization to people, to communities and to organizations that have experienced disinvestment. His ideas focus on the transformation from old to new, from underutilized to thriving, from overlooked to appreciated. Plank's ideas do not center on the continuation of what may have worked in the past, but instead focus on innovative and bold ways of creating lasting change in communities, businesses, and individuals.

Investments

Empowering Businesses to Succeed and Grow

Under Armour

Scott’s brother, Kevin Plank, started making stretchy t-shirts for his football teammates at the University of Maryland in 1996. Scott’s years of experience working in small business and developing skills in finance came in handy and he began to help support and grow his brother’s startup, investing $12,500 in 1997 for approximately 15% of the…

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WeWork

WeWork opened its first location in the Meatpacking district in 2011, with the mission to provide creative co-working spaces for entrepreneurs, small business owners and freelancers. Scott saw his own ideals on spaces, and the potential for growth of the individuals who use those spaces, in the founding ideas and goals of WeWork. He was…

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AlarisPro – Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Operations and Fleet Management

The team at AlarisPro uses the same time-tested safety measures and standards proven through years of use in the manned aircraft industry and scale them to improve safety and reliability for UAS operators and manufacturers. Designed by an experienced team of highly skilled professionals in military and civil aviation; maintenance logistics; system engineering; and business,…

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EverFi

EverFi’s mission is to turn today’s learners into tomorrow’s leaders through innovative educational opportunities. It is a platform for creating community impact that is customizable, measurable, inspiring and easy. It provides helpful resources for creating a more positive work environment for your employees, offer educational resources for K-12 students and empower communities to make impactful…

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Investments

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Lifetime Angel Investments

Community Partners