Currently he is the CTO of Evvnt a world changing event-ticketing and marketing platform.

He co-founded OptiShot to scratch an itch. (That itch has generated over $40 Million in revenue and was an inc 500 fastest growing company two years in a row.)

He was the Chief Architect at SAP Concur and designed, built and ran cloud based financial systems.

Along the way, he’s fallen seven times, but got up eight.

When not he’s not solving interesting problems, he listen’s to KEXP, sails, cooks and plays hockey, but not simultaneously.

You can reach him via email russell at or voice 231 590 1153.

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