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United Way 2019 Recap

United Way 2019 Recap Improving the quality of life in our community is one of our top values at Russell. One way we demonstrate this is through giving back to United Way. This year we once again had an incredible campaign and were able to exceed last year’s numbers.  This year, our grand total between…

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Promotions: Lee Marbach, Darrin Pearsall & Alec Jensen

Promotions: Lee Marbach, Darrin PearSall & Alec JEnsen Russell is very pleased to announce the promotion of LEE MARBACH to Senior Project Manager, DARRIN PEARSALL to Project Manager and ALEC JENSEN to Project Manager!   Lee has been a strong contributor in his time with Russell, joining the team almost 12 years ago. His contributions have been widespread,…

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Ribbon Cutting: First Midwest Bank

Ribbon Cutting: First Midwest Bank This past Thursday, December 12th, First Midwest Bank held a ribbon cutting ceremony celebrating its expansion into Iowa with the opening of the Davenport branch on 53rd Street. Having long-standing roots, this new location with be the fifth in the Quad Cities. The 3,000 s.f. banking facility, which officially opened…

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Ribbon Cutting: Russell Headquarters

Ribbon Cutting: Our New Corporate Headquarters

Ribbon Cutting: Our New Corporate Headquarters Russell is pleased to announce that we officially cut the ribbon on our brand new corporate headquarters at 4700 E. 53rd Street, Davenport! The intimate ceremony highlighted the enhanced version of Russell and the latest new construction in the Birchwood Fields Office Park. Our new corporate office, affectionately called…

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Creating Knowledge Sharing Opportunities

A4LE LearningScapes with Moline-Coal Valley School District No. 40 At Russell, we believe giving back to our communities and clients is an essential part of everyday business. This can be accomplished in many ways, through an event sponsorship, donation or knowledge sharing through a conference or tradeshow. Recently, Russell sponsored Moline-Coal Valley School District’s Assistant…

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Construction Begins at Galesburg CUSD #205

Construction Begins at Galesburg CUSD #205 Construction is officially underway after a $56 MM facilities plan was approved in fall of 2018 for Galesburg Community Unit School District #205 in Galesburg, IL. This $56 MM plan sets in motion a large-scale reshaping of the school district, encompassing renovations and additions to four buildings, allowing three…

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Dixon Public Schools 170

 Project Update We are excited to announce the completion of two years worth of building addition, renovation and overall improvement projects at Dixon Public Schools 170 in Dixon, IL! Significant work was performed at Dixon High School, Washington Elementary and Jefferson Elementary schools equating to more than 300,000 s.f.  All three schools required detailed planning…

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Welcome: Jeff Roach

Welcome: Jeff Roach We are excited to welcome Jeff Roach to the Russell team as a Field Manager! From his past role as a General Superintendent, Jeff is experienced in running day-to-day operations of large projects. Originally from Fort Dodge, he is an Iowan himself. Jeff is married to his wife, and they share four…

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Welcome: Stephanie Blanchard

Welcome: Stephanie Blanchard Russell welcomes its newest Director of First Impressions and Office Coordinator, Stephanie Blanchard! Upon joining Russell, she brings 15 years of office management experience, spending several years supporting a veterinary clinic. She most recently has been working on her family’s dairy farm. Born and raised in rural Clinton County, IA, Stephanie now…

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Welcome: Devonta Crumpton

Welcome: Devonta Crumpton We are excited to welcome Devonta Crumpton, our newest IT Intern! Devonta currently attends Scott Community college and is working towards an associate degree in Network Administration. Devonta enjoys reading information technology publications and practicing with his own personal switches and routers. Beyond school and work, you can find him playing Fortnite…

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