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Scott Davis

Scott Davis

Title: President and CEO

Company: Mountain West Small Business Finance

Location: Salt Lake City, Utah

Educational Background:

USU Attender
BA, Political Science, University of Utah, 1977

Huntsman School Interactions:

National Advisory Board Member 2006-
Huntsman Venture Forum - March 23, 2018
Executive Leadership Speaker - March 30, 2011
Executive Leadership Speaker - January 30, 2008


Scott Davis is the founder and CEO of Mountain West Small Business Finance, headquartered in Salt Lake City. Created in 1980, Mountain West is an SBA Certified Development Company, licensed to administer the SBA’s 504 Loan Program.

Under Scott’s direction, Mountain West has provided nearly two Billion Dollars of financing to over 5,000 small and medium-sized businesses in Utah and surrounding states. Mountain West has been among the top ten CDCs in the nation since the creation of the Development Company Loan Program.

Scott served on the Board of Directors of the National Association of Development Companies (NADCO) from 1984 to 1996 and served as its President from 1991 to 1993. He serves on the National Advisory Boards for the Huntsman School of Business and for the Department of Athletics at Utah State University.

Scott graduated from the University of Utah with honors; is married to Cathie Davis. They have four married children and 14 grandchildren.

Related Huntsman News Articles:

Voice: Blake Dursteler, Scott Davis, Tim Barney (Huntsman Alumni Magazine - Fall 2013)


Executive Leadership Speaker: March 30, 2011

Huntsman Venture Forum, 3-23-18