Episode 26 | A Conversation with Chris Scott

In this episode of The Good Stuff podcast, host Andy Tomlinson interviews Chris Scott, Division Manager at Best Version Media. We get to hear the good stuff that Chris has done and is doing in our community.

Episode Highlights:

  • Chris tells us about his past and how he ended up in Chillicothe. (1:03) 
  • Chris talks about his time working in the car business and how it was a great opportunity to meet people. (12:33)
  • Chris discusses his time in the Rotary and one particular speaker that stood out to him whose son was impacted by the opioid crisis. (14:25)
  • Chris mentions a Hulu series called Dopesick, which he recommends to everyone. (16:45)
  • Chris explains why he is so committed to their Drug Free Clubs and M.A.D.E. programs. (18:06)
  • Chris talks about the success of the programs and expresses a desire to get even more involved in steering the next generation of children in the correct direction. (24:40)
  • Chris discusses the origins of Best Version Media and where it is now. (31:11)
  • Chris shares one of the most overwhelming moments of his life. (38:38)
  • Chris discusses how Great Seal Sports magazine is highlighting Chillicothe sports. (47:44)
  • Chris mentions that he’s most proud of his family. (1:01:37)
  • Chris states that he believes he has no regrets, but he wishes he could change some things. (1:06:56)
  • Chris expresses a fondness for Mexican cuisine. (1:08:54)

Key Quotes:

  • “There are a lot of data points we have been able to measure, and one of those key data points was seeing overdoses go down and there was one year there where were the only county in the state where overdose deaths went down” – Chris Scott
  • “It’s very exciting to be able to have more time with my kids in the role I’m in now and seeing where drug free clubs are going. And in this next year, I really want to get back and get more involved and get this next generation of kids headed in the right direction” – Chris Scott
  • “It was one of the most overwhelming moments in my life that it was like God punched me in the mouth and say ‘Hey, stupid, all this time investment you’ve done in the community, the things you’ve done, this is where you’re supposed to be.’” – Chris Scott

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