Russell Rucker

Russell Rucker

Russell Rucker_Creative Product development
Currently: Product Development Consulting at Home Hardware Industry & my own project
Location: Pasadena CA
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Creative Product Manager • 28 productive years of creative product design and management. Oversaw the development of countless projects from sport vehicles home decor and kids products. • A great problem solver. I have the mechanical abilities to keep a project moving and I made recommendations that changed designs into viable products ready for market. • Development of licensed products from Disney, Nickelodeon, LucasFilm, Marvel and others. All on time and with completed license approvals, including the all important contractual samples. • Updated entire lines of product for on time release to major big box stores. New product catalogs created for the support of marketing & sales teams. • Experienced in working with overseas factories. Replaced much expensive travel with cohesive and thorough graphic communication with colleague’s in China.

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INTERESTS
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SPORTS
  • 4 years with Pasadena Roving Archers archery club as a Level 2 Archery Instructor. We provide introductory archery lessons to the public every Saturday morning. I also have a small group of kids I teach the patience and concentration that is the sport of archery.
GROUPS
  • 7years_R2D2 Builders group. An internet group that builds the droids from Star Wars. Builder and operator of a full size exact replica of R2D2. Visits local hospitals
  • libraries and City Of Hope Pediatric Cancer Facility.

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Global Mktg/Social Media/PR/Brand Building  

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