Vital Factors Partner
Scott Fritz is a MAP Development Partner based in the Austin, Texas area. He brings over 20 years of experience as a serial entrepreneur and strategic development advisor.
In 2010 Scott authored The 40 Hour Work YEAR. The book chronicles Scott’s entrepreneurial journey first hand, as he shares strategic business methods, action focused exercises and the mindset philosophy that allowed him to achieve The 40 Hour Work YEAR and become a passive investor in his own business. Using his book as a platform, Mr. Fritz facilitates workshops and is a keynote speaker for dozens of groups every year.
Mr. Fritz acquired Atlantic Insurance, a property and casualty agency, in 2010. After re-branding and re-positioning, the agency was sold in December of 2012.
Scott founded Growth Connect in 2008. By leveraging business coaching and exit planning services, Growth Connect specializes in transforming businesses into assets. Since 2008 Scott has facilitated over 400 strategic focus sessions.
As an active Angel Investor since 2001, Mr. Fritz has invested in over thirty separate ventures. His involvement with these companies ranges from passive investor to business coach and advisory board member.
Mr. Fritz founded Human Capital in 1997. He grew the company into a nationwide player with 2007 annual revenues of $170 million dollars. This hyper growth landed Human Capital and its affiliate division on the INC. 500 list in 2003 and 2004 with growth rates in excess of 1,000 percent. Human Capital was sold to a nationwide staffing firm in 2007.
In addition to various business pursuits, Scott held multiple local and global volunteer positions within the Entrepreneur’s Organization (EO) between 2001 and 2011. Mr. Fritz is also an EO Certified Facilitator which allows him to pursue his passion of working with leading entrepreneurs in the areas of strategy, sales, leadership, people and finance.