Russ Warner previously served as President & CEO of ContentWatch and has enjoyed a successful career in the Information Technology industry. He is a proven business manager with extensive sales and business development experience. He has shown demonstrable accomplishment in building teams, forming strong customer partnerships, and developing business alliances and partners in the U.S. and other foreign markets.
Prior to ContentWatch, Russ worked at SageCreek Partners as a Managing Director. His role there was management consultant. He helped start-up companies expand their market reach through channel and strategic alliance development, as well as in fund-raising. One notable result included a business expansion that increased revenue in a region of one of SageCreek’s Fortune 500 clients by more than 146 percent.
Prior to SageCreek, he was VP Sales at Alianza Inc., where he attained over 300% revenue growth, restructured the partner channel, and increased the customer base within fourteen months to position the company for sale in 2008.
Before Alianza, Russ was Director of Latin America Sales for Altiris Inc. (now part of Symantec) and established the Latin America division with offices and sales teams in five countries and a partner channel and alliances in 18 countries. Under his leadership, the start-up division reached $6M in sales in four years and created channel, certification, and consulting programs used as models for other regions.
He was Director of Field Sales, Operations, & Education for Novell and Director of U.S. Sales at Novell Inc. and at WordPerfect Corp.
Russ received a Bachelor’s degree in Zoology Pre-Med and a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from BYU. He has completed coursework at Babson College. He speaks Spanish and Portuguese and taught International Marketing for the University of Phoenix Online.
Articles Contributed to Other Sites
Web Site: HuffingtonPost.com (Columnist – Small Business, Technology, Parents, Financial Education, and Crime)
- Millenial Workers: Understand or Lose Them
- Who Wastes More Time at Work: Millennials, Gen X'ers, or Boomers?
- Networkers: LinkedIn and Google+ Users Have a Higher Incidence of Identity Fraud
- Sales Tips to Make a Small Company Look Big
- Do Most Employees Intend to Steal Company Data?
- Companies Should Have a No-porn Policy for Mobile Devices
- Employment-Related Identity Theft Gets Harder
- Top Ways Kids Hide Their Online Behavior From Parents
- The Jodi Arias, Anthony Weiner & Snapchat Guide to Creating Lasting Digital Memories
- Consequences in a Digital Society
- Organizations should have a No-Porn Policy
- The Secret Life of Snapchat Pictures
- Can Facebook Ads Affect Your Child?
- Is Public Shaming the same as Cyberbullying?
- Should Toddlers Play Apps Designed for Tweens?
- Online Sexual Predators Beware: There's a New 'Bot' in Town
- Beware of Legal Threats Social Networks Pose
- Do Smartphones Inhibit a Boy's Ability to Communicate With Girls?
- Meet the Cyberbully
- How to Keep Your Kids Safe on the iPod Touch, iPhone and iPad
- Which Websites Should a Parent Block, based on a Child's Age?
- Protect your Online Identity this Holiday Season
- Would You Rather Have Your Car Stolen or Your Identity?
- Could a Facebook Post Ruin Your Credit Score?
- Why You Should Care About Social Network Over-Sharing
- Facebook and Others Predict Life Events Based on What You Post
- Tips for Parents to Avoid 4 Online Traps for Kids
- Fake Facebook Pages and Promos May Steal Your Identity
- What You Say Online Can and Will Be Used Against You
Web Site: Yahoo Finance
- Who Wastes the Most Time at Work? (1,770 comments)
Web Site: CNN Spanish
Web Site: HLNtv.com
Web Site: Forbes.com
- Employees Really Do Waste Time at Work (>60,100 views)
- Share too Much? It’ll Cost You (>9,900 views)
- Employees Really Do Waste Time at Work, part II (>13,300 views)
- Your Privacy has Gone to the [Angry] Birds (>2,600 views)
- Why Every Organization Needs a Standard Response Time Policy (>2,000 views)
- Who Wastes The Most Time at Work? (>21,000 views)
Web Site: LDSLiving.com
- How to Keep Your Kids Safe on iPhones and Other Apple Devices
- Protect Your Children from Inappropriate Websites
Web Site: The New Ricki Lake Show.com
Web Site: BrightHub.com
- Mobile App Ratings: Why Parents Should be Careful
- Your Online Privacy (Or Lack Thereof)
- A Facebook Photo Never Dies
- When Is a Stranger a Friend? On Facebook, of Course.
Web Site: iKeepSafe.org
- Letter to My Kids: Facebook Can Be Scary
- Kid's Anti-Bullying Campaign is the Business
- Be Careful: Some Mobile Apps for Kids Are Not Safe
- The Internet Can Be Safe and Fun for Young Kids
- The Fourth Screen Becomes Mainstream
- Facebook to Give Young Children Access
- Watch Your Kids Online: You Might Pay for It—Literally
- Parents: Are Your Online Posts Too Revealing?
- Microsoft Helps Combat Child Pornography
- The Net Nanny "Pornography Addict Sponsor Program"
- Getting Kids Hooked on Unhealthy Snacks: There's an App for That
- Cyberbullying: Not Just About Kids Anymore
- Teen Online Behavior is Getting Past Parents
- Good News: Google Improves SafeSearch
- Fake Facebook Friends
- Online Privacy: What Are You Doing About It?
- Who Are the Cyberbullied?
- The Internet and its Incredible Power to Distract
- What Does Your Child "Like" on Facebook? It Matters.
- Kids Who Grow Up Using iPads Have Restricted Vocabularies
Web Site: ModernMom.com
- Keeping Your Private Life "Private"
- Teens and College Students: Prime Targets for Identity Theft
- Did You Know Apple Devices have Built-In Parental Controls
- Are Smartphones the New Pacifiers?
- Apple & Android App Ratings - Warning to Parents
- Is Your Child Texting a Sexual Predator?
- This Year, Resolve to Protect Your Child (More)
- Introducing "Madware," Now on Your Android Device
- Why it Matters What You (and Your Teen) "Like" on Facebook
- Will Google allow Porn Apps on Google Glass?
Web Site: HerScoop.com
- Ways kids hide apps on Android and iOS devices
- Social Media and Inappropriate Content
- Families that Tweet Together, Stay Together
- Facebook is now like the 'bad' part of town
Web Site: CSID.com
Web Site: uKnowKids.com
Web Site: WorkingMother.com
Web Site: MomItForward.com
- Anti-Bullying: Cyberbullies and the “Online Disinhibition Effect”
- Top Ten Ways Kids Hide Behavior Online
Web Site: HollywoodHotMoms.com
- Cyber Stalking … Are McDonald’s, General Mills, Subway, and Cartoon Network Cyber Stalking Kids?
- Snapchat ’snaps’ have 9 Lives
Web Site: PornHarms.com
- Help for Women Hooked on 50 Shades of Pornography
- Sext Messages are Fair Game for Pornographers
- Pornographers to Use Facial-Recognition Technology
- Kids are Victims in our Culture of Pornography
- Is "Just a Little" Pornography OK?
- The Detrimental Effects of Pornography on Small Children
- 4 Benefits Gained by Quitting Porn
- Pornhub’s Viewers are Increasing, Unfortunately
Web Site: LifeSiteNews.com
- The Guardian (UK) - Should bosses monitor employees' online activity? (May 2013)
- 5 Rules: How to Survive (and Thrive) in the Chaos of Current Media – Forbes (Feb 2013)
- To Catch a [Time] Thief, Talent Management Magazine, p 40