Russell has helped create exceptional brands—and tell their stories in iconic ways for over 20 years. As brand strategist, designer, and digital brand guru to entrepreneurs, non-profits, global and Fortune 500 companies, your business will benefit from his deep and wide knowledge and wisdom honed from his many winning brand adventures. Russell brings insatiable curiosity and enthusiasm in his dedication to helping your brand grow.
With far-flung background as ocean-enthusiast, rock climber, writer and travel-adventurer, prior exploits include: TV guest-host; Co-creating an award-winning photo-documentary on Alcatraz Island; Television and advertising motion animator; Director/ strategy/ design for top agencies such as Ikonic, Landor, Organic, Origami and FCB; Aerospace and satellite tech at Hewlett-Packard; Musician-songwriter with a #1 song in Europe; Swim instructor and lifeguard; And investigative reporting for the Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO).
Russell’s received the Businessman of the Year Award by the United States Congressional Business Advisory Council in honor of Top Business Leaders. And in case you Googled him, yes he’s the grandson of Brigadier General Russell W. Volckmann, Sr., founder of the US Special Forces.