Michael B. Russell

Vice Chair
Michael serves as the Vice Chair of Concessions International, LLC and also serves as Chief Executive Officer of CI’s sister company H.J. Russell & Company.

Known as an innovative thinker and manager who empowers employees to bring fresh perspectives to their jobs, Michael's talents are well-aligned with the company's structure, which encourages an entrepreneurial spirit.

Michael has been involved in the construction industry since he was a youngster and early in his career worked with renowned developer and architect, John Portman, who provided him with invaluable experience in all aspects of the development business, including engineering, field supervision, project management and business development.