Area of Expertise:
- Product Design and Development
- Project Management
Russ is a creative and innovative problem solver who specializes in product design and development, manufacturing processes and conversion, and quality engineering. His career has given him a variety of skills and knowledge ranging from low volume aerospace to high volume consumer products. To date, he has over 40 authored and illustrated patent applications and has been granted 19. From as far back as college, his hobby has turned into a business of selling gift items to Disneyland, Hallmarks, LACMA, and boutique shops. Years later, he received an honorable mention in ID Magazine’s (International Design) 2007 Design Competition. The last position he has held was as a Customer Service Technical Engineer where he was responsible for gaining $700K savings, in 2 years, from material cost alone.
How I Add Value to your Business:
Russ has experience consulting with entrepreneurs, job shops, and corporations. Products ranged from children’s products to Aerospace components and identifying solutions for medical and event management. Russ also has successful training and project management abilities that he can use to aid small business owners as they continue on in their industry.
Words of Wisdom:
Nothing is well written. It’s always better re-written.