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Scott M. Graffius

Exceptional PPM and PMO Solutions
Founder and CEO
Greater Los Angeles Area
Scott M. Graffius, PMP, CSP, CSM, CSPO, ITIL, LSSGB is a project management expert, consultant, author, and international speaker.

He is the Founder and CEO of Exceptional PPM and PMO Solutions (http://Exceptional-PMO.com), a management consulting firm which helps organizations achieve their strategic objectives and boost business results through world-class project leadership. The company provides expert advisory, training, and facilitative consulting services related to project, program, portfolio, and PMO management in agile, traditional, and hybrid development and delivery frameworks. Business results are significant. Examples include strategically aligned initiatives, faster delivery and time-to-market, improved on-budget performance, higher customer and stakeholder satisfaction, and greater competitive advantage.

Inspired by a fantastic agile transformation experience and result with a client in the entertainment industry and aligned with best practices, Scott's book, "Agile Scrum: Your Quick Start Guide with Step-by-Step Instructions," helps disruptors, entrepreneurs, and others develop and deliver products and services at astounding speed with rapid adaptation to change and continuous improvement — which supports innovation and drives competitive advantage. The book has garnered 17 first place awards from national and international competitions. A trailer, high-resolution images, reviews, a detailed list of awards and more are available at https://AgileScrumGuide.com.

Scott is a former vice president of project management with a publicly traded provider of diverse consumer products and services over the Internet. Before that, he ran and supervised the delivery of projects and programs in public and private organizations with businesses ranging from e-commerce to advanced technology products and services, retail, manufacturing, entertainment, and more.

Scott has a bachelor's degree in Psychology with a focus in Human Factors. He holds six professional certifications: Certified Scrum Professional (CSP), Certified ScrumMaster (CSM), Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO), Project Management Professional (PMP), Lean Six Sigma Green Belt (LSSGB), and IT Service Management Foundation (ITIL). He is a member of the Scrum Alliance, the Project Management Institute (PMI), the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), the IEEE Computer Society, the IEEE Consumer Electronics Society, the IEEE Internet of Things (IoT) Community, and the IEEE Consultants Network.

For more information on Scott, please visit http://Exceptional-PMO.com/who_we_are/bio.