Scott Hightower

Scott Hightower

President, Remote Protection Systems

Remote Protection Systems is a commercial security solutions provider based in Atlanta, Georgia. As President, Scott works closely with his employees to deliver physical security and life safety solutions to a variety of commercial customers. These solutions include video surveillance systems, card access control systems, intrusion detection and fire alarm systems. Hightower has owned Remote Protection Systems since March, 2007.
Prior to his current role, Hightower was employed by Cox Communications, Inc. based in Atlanta Georgia. He held a variety of roles at Cox over the course of his seventeen years there. Most recently, he was the Vice President of Strategy and Product Management for Cox’s Consumer High-Speed Internet business. In that role, he worked closely with various Cox departments and industry representatives to identify opportunities for initiatives, partnerships and investments to continue the evolution of Cox High-Speed Internet services.

Hightower originally joined Cox in 1989 as Television Producer for Cox’s local cable operation in New Orleans. He then held various Marketing positions in Cox’s Gulf Coast and New England markets. He also served as Field Marketing Director at the company’s Atlanta headquarters.

Hightower holds a bachelor’s degree in communications from Loyola University and an M.B.A. from Emory University. He is currently serving as a member of the Alumni Board of Emory University.

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