Mr. Seligman was born in Detroit, Michigan and has been involved most of his life in the establishment and operation of family-owned businesses.
He is a graduate of the University of Michigan. During 1973 and 1974 Mr. Seligman was Vice-President of Seligman of Florida, Inc.; In 1976 Mr. Seligman become Group Vice-President of Seligman & Associates, Inc. and from 1977 to 1983 he was President, Director and CEO of Seligman & Associates, Inc. In 1984 Scott Seligman and his father, Irving R. Seligman, established de novo’d Sterling Savings and Loan Association. Scott retired in 1999 as Chairman, President and CEO.
Since then, Mr. Seligman has overseen the diversification of the family’s Michigan apartment portfolio to regional malls; power centers; multi-tenant industrial buildings; apartment complexes; and offices all over the US.
Mr. Seligman currently serves on the Capital Planning Committee at the Jewish Community Federation of San Francisco and was a board member of the Jewish Federation of Las Vegas for three years. He serves as a Committee Member since September 2007.