Shawn Scott is a National Account Executive at Zola Media. She specializes in addressing firms’ unique application requirements with an eye to achieving maximum benefit from their technology investments. She has been instrumental in delivering practice and financial management solutions to law firms for over 17 years enabling law firms to afford greater efficiency to streamline workflow and business functions within their practice.
Shawn graduated from Arizona State University with a BA in English. Her previous experience includes working as a legal assistant/office manager in various law firms and working for Thomson Reuters Elite (ProLaw). Shawn has spoken at events such as the Vantage Worldwide User Conference and ABA Conference and is the PTA President at her daughter’s school.
What makes someone successful in a role like yours?
It is of the utmost importance to know what each firm requires in order to meet their needs.
What is something that surprised you about working in your area?
I initially wanted to be a lawyer, but after working in law firms for 5 years, I found that my energy would be better spent by serving law firms who don’t often know what their needs are.
Describe yourself in 3 adjectives.
Motivated, driven and a bit sarcastic.
What motivates you?
My beautiful daughter.
What is your favorite quote?
“There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self.” – Ernest Hemingway
Name 3 words to describe the Zola team.
Helpful. Kind. Honest.