Areas of Expertise

  • Early Information Assessment
  • eDiscovery
  • Litigation Support
  • Managed Services

Education

B.A., College of William & Mary

Memberships

  • ACG – Washington DC
  • Get America Growing

Recognition

SmartCEO Award Winner 2011

Scott Holec

Founder/President

Washington, DC

Scott Holec is the Founder and President of eTERA Consulting, a nationally recognized eDiscovery provider and litigation consulting firm specializing in global data management. Since launching eTERA Consulting in 2004, Mr. Holec has led the growth of the company in key lines of business including consulting, collections, processing and hosting. In addition, Mr. Holec has provided the strategy roadmap necessary to grow a stable base of corporate and law firm clients and expand geographically in the U.S. and abroad. Under his leadership, eTERA Consulting has received national recognition by the National Law Journal, named to the Inc. 500 list, recognized by Helios HR for employee development, and nominated for the National Capitol Business Ethics Awards.

“In his role as president, Mr. Holec is responsible for the company vision, adapting to industry changes and business plan execution.”

In his role as president, Mr. Holec is responsible for the company vision, adapting to industry changes and business plan execution. His business philosophy is client focused and his engagements with clients help eTERA to develop services and solutions that have been suggested and requested by clients. He regularly consults with clients to assist them in developing effective business and budget models to control the high costs of managing data and electronic discovery while achieving ROI. Mr. Holec works closely with attorneys, litigation support professionals, paralegals and IT staff to achieve budget predictability and better decision making abilities based on data analytics and reporting. He is responsible for the development and enhancements of eTERA’s 1ntell1gent One℠ solution. Intell1gent One is business intelligence reporting tools designed by clients, for clients to help them better interpret data earlier in the EDRM process that has led to significant cost savings during discovery.

Prior to founding eTERA Consulting, Mr. Holec served as National Digital Manager for an international legal document services company for several years. In this role, Mr. Holec was responsible for the successful implementation of services and support of EDD projects to over 50 offices throughout the U.S. Mr. Holec was also responsible for hiring, training and managing a national sales force. In addition, he continually evaluated new technology to stay competitive while being able to better serve clients.

Philosophy inspiration blog

An avid reader, writer, and speaker, Mr. Holec routinely contributes to eTERA’s educational blog postings covering a wide variety of data management and eDiscovery issues. In 2011, he was named to the prestigious SmartCEO 100 list being recognized for his leadership and vision. Mr. Holec has been interviewed for his thought leadership during LegalTech in New York on such topics as the need for transparency in the electronic discovery process and predictive coding. In addition, he has been interviewed by Get America Growing as part of a series entitled “Success Secrets of the Inc. 500 CEOs” and by Dr. Rebecca Blacksmith, Host of Leaders Portfolio which is a leading CEO business interview radio show focused on leadership. Mr. Holec’s “just-in-time” business model is a key component of his leadership philosophy. He was also a featured guest with EmēSec Incorporated on Business Day with Terry Bradshaw.


Areas of Expertise

  • Early Information Assessment
  • eDiscovery
  • Litigation Support
  • Managed Services

Education

B.A., College of William & Mary

Memberships

  • ACG – Washington DC
  • Get America Growing

Recognition

SmartCEO Award Winner 2011