J. Lennox Scott is the third-generation chairman and CEO of John L. Scott Real Estate founded by his grandfather in Seattle in 1931. Scott is nationally recognized in an industry report as the 24th most powerful person in the U.S. residential real estate brokerage industry. John L. Scott Real Estate is currently celebrating its 90th year of innovation and success. With 101 offices and more than 3,000 broker associates in the states of Washington, Oregon, Idaho and now California, the company has grown to become one of the top 20 residential real estate brands in the nation. Annually, John L. Scott closes over 33,000 transactions, totaling more than 14 billion dollars in sales volume.