Prior to joining Copperfield, Russ was a Senior Consultant at The Beacon Group, a growth strategy consulting firm. In this role, he worked with Fortune 200 companies in the aerospace & defense, healthcare, industrials, and technology industries. He advised clients on their growth strategy needs, including adjacent and whitespace market entry assessments, market entry strategy, strategic planning, and commercialization of innovations. Additionally, he helped the firm’s aerospace and defense business development functions, and assisted in driving the practice’s thought leadership content.
Russ received his BA in Government and History from Colby College. While at Colby, he was a member of the varsity lacrosse team and a writer for The Colby Echo.