OVER THIRTY YEARS OF AWARD WINNING CPG INTEGRATED BRANDING, MARKETING, AND CUSTOMER JOURNEY EXPERIENCE.
Russ has over 30 years experience in the marketing & design industry. A graduate of Arizona State University with a BFA in Design, Russ has worked in the Phoenix area as Art Director for America West Airlines, Innovative Communications, Arizona Highways Magazine, Snoworld Magazine and Principal of his own design firm Squeeze, Inc. Russ has been founder and CMO for Spring44 Distilling and is currently founder and Chief Creative Officer with Concept2Completion, a full service agency and business accelerator company. His creative specialties are brand development, corporate identity, publication design, inbound marketing, website development, digital & social media strategy and consumer package design. Russ’ work has been recognized for design excellence by many notable design committees including: The Society of Art Directors (Houston, New York, Phoenix) Phoenix Society of Communication Arts (PSCA) American Institute of Graphic Arts (AIGA) Copper Quill Awards Society of Publication Design International Regional Magazine Association Western Publications Association Graphis Magazine and Book Publications HOW Magazine Print Regional Design Annual Communication Arts Magazine Microliquor Spirit Awards Package Design (4 Gold) Best of Show Category International Label Awards Premier Print Awards (5 Gold)