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Welcome: Sam Russell

Welcome: Sam Russell Please give a warm welcome to Sam Russell, who is joining the Russell team as a Preconstruction Manager! Growing up in the Quad Cities and with Russell, Sam is no stranger, but a familiar face to many. Most recently, Sam has been working as a Project Manager in Seattle, WA for a…

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Welcome: Whitney Misfeldt

Welcome: Whitney Misfeldt We are excited to welcome our newest Accounting team member as an Accounts Payable Clerk, Whitney Misfeldt! Whitney recently rejoined the Russell family full-time following her role as a Marketing Intern for the past two years. She graduated magna cum laude from St. Ambrose University with a triple major in Accounting, Finance…

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Welcome: Grace Gundlach, Brian Jess, and Patrick Lemkuil

Welcome: Grace Gundlach, Brian Jess, and Patrick Lemkuil Russell is excited to welcome our newest Project Engineers to the team! As a company focused on continued learning and enhancement, we welcome these recent university graduates to the Russell family. Grace Gundlach Grace is a 2019 graduate from Iowa State University with a bachelor’s degree in…

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Reception at Haus of Heir

Evolving Brands in the Changing Face of Retail

Evolving Brands in the Changing Face of Retail History Tucked back near the corner of Utica Ridge and 53rd Street in Davenport is a boutique salon that has been wowing its guests for the past six years. Owned and managed by Cameron Kepford and QC locals, Ramiro Corrales and Taylor Miller, Haus of Heir is…

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Groundbreaking: Revive at The Group

Groundbreaking: Revive at The Group On Monday, June 3rd, Revive at The Group broke ground on their new Medical Spa that will sit directly north of their current facility in Davenport. The new Revive building will feature a lobby, waiting area, a multipurpose room and offices in addition to injection, aesthetic, laser, massage, private holding,…

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Ribbon Cutting: Vera French Carol Center

Ribbon Cutting: Vera French Carol Center On Thursday, May 23, Vera French Community Health Center held a grand opening, rededication, and open house for the design-build of their new “Carol Center”. The project included an expansion of the existing kitchen, an addition of the grease interceptor, and a remodel of an existing garage into a livable…

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Welcome: 2019 Interns!

Welcome: 2019 Interns! Russell is excited to welcome the newest group of summer Interns to our team! As a company focused on continued learning, we take the responsibility of teaching the next generation of construction professionals very seriously.  Please help us in welcoming new members to the Russell family. (Pictured from left to right)  …

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Groundbreaking: Blackhawk Bank & Trust

Groundbreaking: Blackhawk Bank & Trust Ground was broken on Tuesday, May 7th for Blackhawk Bank & Trust’s 18th branch location on 53rd Avenue in Bettendorf, IA.  The new 3,890 s.f. will offer full-service amenities including residential and commercial lending services, on site customer service, quick-access drive thru, and an ATM. Construction is expected to wrap…

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Ribbon Cutting: Iowa Cancer Specialists

Ribbon Cutting: Iowa Cancer Specialists Thursday, May 2nd marked the official ribbon cutting ceremony at the brand new Davenport facility for Iowa Cancer Specialists (ICS). ICS is the sole independent oncology practice in the Quad Cities, and we were so happy to partner with them on this exciting project. The new 8,800 s.f. facility houses…

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Welcome: Courtney Sleaford

Welcome: Courtney Sleaford We are excited to welcome our new Russell Facilities Management Controller, COURTNEY SLEAFORD, to the team! Courtney is joining us with over 10 years of experience as Lead Accountant for an Illinois business comprised of multiple grain and lumber companies, making her a wonderful addition to our accounting crew.  She graduated from…

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