Claudia Scotty, Executive Principal


Claudia Scotty founded Envision Strategies after a successful career in the hotel industry and over ten years as a Design Principal with a leading international foodservice design firm. Claudia is  adept at identifying what’s next, analyzing opportunities, and creating actionable strategies tied to a larger vision.  She has worked on hundreds of projects across six continents and is actively seeking a project in Antarctica. 

Primary focus:  Master planning, service provider RFPs and contracting, and capital project planning

Industry Honors:  Recipient of the FE&S Young Lion award as well as multiple industry awards for both strategic planning and design  

Has presented to:  National Association of College and University Food Services, United States Navy Fleet & Family Readiness Division, Association of College Unions International, Society for College and University Planning, National Association of College Auxiliary Services, Multi-Unit Foodservice Operators Conference, Association of College and University Housing Officers, Foodservice Consultants Society International, University of Denver School of Hospitality Management

Featured projects: 

  • Microsoft Inc. - Global
  • Harvard Business School
  • Disneyland
  • University of Vermont
  • Stanford University
  • Novartis - Shanghai


Clients attest to Claudia’s ability to navigate complex political environments and effectively advocate for forward looking solutions.  A world traveler, she is known for her propensity to have spectacular accidents in exotic locales.  Claudia is very proud of the Envision Strategies team and the firm’s reputation for excellence.