Scott Burkey manages the Extended Reality Products for WestRock, a global manufacturing and consumer packaging company headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia. He takes a pragmatic approach to implementing new ways of making training more effective and supporting front-line workers. Having worked as a software developer for over 20 years at companies like CNN, TBS/TNT and Coca-Cola, Scott now champions new technologies in the manufacturing industry which he believes will be one of the biggest adopters of AR/VR in 2021.
Prior to WestRock Scott delivered VR products for the National Basketball Association. He serves in an advisory capacity to technology companies and non-profits in the Atlanta area. Scott is a United States Marine Veteran that enjoys running and backpacking with his wife and 4 children near Atlanta, Georgia.