Scott Copas, who is retiring as CEO of Baldwin & Shell Construction Co., is joining his wife’s company as COO.
Shayla Copas Lifestyle is the company led by award-winning interior designer, author, and licensed product designer Shayla Copas.
Scott Copas worked for Baldwin & Shell for four decades and served as CEO since 2014.
“I am thrilled to be joining my wife as she continues to scale her national brands,” said Scott Copas. “Her momentum has been strong and I am proud to be beside her in her journey. I was grateful to have had the chance to reach the tremendous goals we did at Baldwin & Shell and I am hopeful that those remaining in leadership will continue the mission of what Bob Shell and I established.”
As COO, he will oversee the company’s multi-division operations including the nationally recognized interior design company headed by Shayla and its comprehensive lifestyle brands including Shayla Copas Interiors, Shayla Copas Travel, Shayla Copas Collections, Copas & Co Construction Consulting, and The Hive Marketing & Public Relations.
“Scott and I have been great partners over the years, helping with each other’s businesses,” Shayla Copas said. “We are excited that Scott has made this decision to join our team at this time especially with the growth we are experiencing in our diverse lineup of lifestyle businesses.”
“The Shayla Copas Lifestyle brand has grown to a point at which having my husband as a part of my executive team will be beneficial personally as well as extremely valuable in executing the expansion we have envisioned while partnering to take Shayla Copas Lifestyle to the next level and beyond,” she said.