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Matt Scott joins the Team as Director of Operations


Matt Scott - Director of Operations

Fremont, Nebraska: February 16, 2024 – Run Nebraska, a leading organization in Road Race Timing and Event Management, is pleased to announce a significant addition to its Leadership team.  Matt Scott has been appointed as the new Director of Operations and will play a pivotal role in driving the company’s strategic initiatives and fostering continued growth.

With a proven track record of success in business and is well known in the running community, Matt brings a wealth of experience and expertise to Run Nebraska.  Matt’s extensive background in business positions him as an invaluable asset to the organization.    Matt has a strong reputation for innovative thinking, exceptional leadership, and a deep understanding of the industry landscape. Matt currently serves on the board of the United States of America Track & Field (USATF) Nebraska Association as the Long Distance Running (LDR) and Communications Chair. He is the owner of Lifestyle Fitness of America, LLC based out of Waterloo, Nebraska. Matt and his wife Kristy founded the American Health & Fitness Institute, 501c3 Nonprofit, to promote healthy lifestyles in 2016.

“We are thrilled to welcome Matt to our team,” said Chris McBratney, one of founder's of Run Nebraska. His visionary approach, strategic mindset, and passion for excellence align perfectly with our company’s values and objectives. We are confident that Matt’s leadership will propel us to new heights and reinforce our position as an industry leader in Race Timing.

In his new role, Matt  will be responsible for not only running the daily operations but building off the successful foundation that Chris and Kurtis created when they started Run Nebraska.  Matt’s strategic vision and ability to drive operational excellence will be instrumental in guiding Run Nebraska towards continued success and expansion in to new area’s of the timing industry including Track & Field along with Cross Country.

Matt expressed enthusiasm about joining Run Nebraska “I am honored to be a part of the Run Nebraska team and look forward to contributing to the company’s growth and success,”. “I am confident that together, we will achieve remarkable milestones and create new opportunities in the industry.”

Matt holds a Bachelor’s  and Masters  Degrees from Nebraska Wesleyan University both in Organizational Leadership. Matt has a track record of delivering exceptional results in previous leadership positions. Matt’s commitment to fostering a collaborative and inclusive work environment aligns with Run Nebraska’s values and culture.

Media and industry professionals interested in learning more about Matt or scheduling an interview are encouraged to contact Run Nebraska at:  or 402-512-1880

About Run Nebraska:

Run Nebraska was established in 2017 and is a leader in Road Race Timing and Event Management, dedicated to chip-timed solutions for races of any size, covering any terrain anywhere in the Midwest.

In 2024, Run Nebraska has added the capabilities of timing Track and Field, along with Cross Country, using the state of the art PhotoVision timing system.

Our mission is to create a cost-effective timing solution for today's Race Directors that allows them to focus on organizing their race. 


We offer professional timing services, utilizing cutting edge technology from Innovative Timing Solutions. Using their high-performance RFID chip reader, Run Nebraska is able to time races with up to 10,000 participants with pinpoint precision.

Run Nebraska offers race consultations all the way up to complete management of a race. We have several certified race directors that are available for consultations or to manage your race.

Run Nebraska can provide photography of your event, capturing great moments ranging from pre-race preparations to post-race festivities.  We'll try to catch every memorable moment; good and bad.  Our photo services include first-person video. Capturing all the good, bad, and ugly moments of the race. We recently added a drone to our arsenal. This baby allows us to capture gorgeous shots of your race by providing stunning aerial footage!

We don't believe in complicated packages, or raking you over the coals for your digital images. We offer one package, that includes all images; standard...especially the puking ones.

To learn more go to our website at


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