Russ is a serial technology entrepreneur and author, having founded or held senior positions at four venture-backed technology companies and authoring The Big Data-Driven Business. He sold his last company, Bizo, to LinkedIn where he ran the Marketing Solutions products group, driving more than 2x growth to over $800 million in revenue. As founder and CEO of Bizo, a B2B audience marketing and data platform, he built the company from its founding to 160 employees and over $50 million in revenue. He is on the board of Rock the Vote and is focused on using his experience with technology, data science, and narrative/branding tactics to develop novel strategies to increase engagement and turnout among young voters. He believes that great cultures make for great companies and loves his wife, three daughters, Duke basketball, golf, and just about anything in VR.