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1600 Seventh Avenue
Troy, New York 12180

Phone (518) 270-2880
Fax (518) 270-2983

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Scott Bendett

1600 Seventh Avenue
Troy, New York 12180
Phone (518) 270-2880
Fax (518) 270-2983
E-mail - sbendett@rensco.com

District Four - Towns of
Sand Lake, Schodack, and Nassau



Having attended both Niskayuna High School and the State University of New York at Albany, Scott Bendett has made Crooked Lake in Averill Park home.

Scott is the founder of several businesses, most notably, the world renowned, Habana Premium Cigar Shoppe. Scott was also the founder of www.pipesandcigars.com the country’s leading retailer of pipes, pipe tobaccos and other gift items.

Scott is the Chief Executive Officer of Bendett Investment Group, a real estate development corporation with properties in Colonie and North Greenbush. Scott has also counseled, mentored and financed numerous businesses as well as many non profits in the Capital Region.

Scott has helped raise millions of dollars for local organizations in the Capital Region including MDA, Center for Disability Services, Best Buddies, Arthritis Foundation and many more. He has been a trustee and the President of the Averill Park Education Foundation for the last 8 years and has helped numerous students achieve their dreams. He has mentored 4 Eagle Scouts (soon to be 5) in addition to his own son, Samuel who is an Eagle Scout. He has coached soccer in the Averill Park Youth Program, been a committeeman for Troop 526 in Averill Park and been a member of the Town of Sand Lake’s Zoning Board of Appeals since 2009.