Scott Hierbaum


meet Scott

Scott Hierbaum, CFO, joined C+R in 2002. Scott’s primary responsibilities include oversight and performance of the financial, legal, and human resources functions at C+R. In addition, Scott handles insurance, stockholder business, and various other business issues. The fun stuff.  He received his Bachelor’s degree in Accountancy from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 1993 and is a certified CPA.


  • What's the best part about working at C+R?

    Smart people who like and care about what they do on a daily basis.

  • If you weren't in market research, what profession would you like to attempt?

    Forest Ranger

  • What's the best piece of advice you ever received? 

    Don’t correct somebody unless the detail you want to correct is extremely important to what they are saying.

  • What's your favorite thing to do in Chicago?

    Attend Cubs games with my wife and daughter.