Double Doubleyew Productions (Nashville) – Rob Russo was partner and VP of marketing. Rob was responsible for the development and marketing of television shows such as The Bobby Jones Show (BET) and the movie Hank Williams, The Man and His Music (CBS-TV) .
Shelter Entertainment (NYC) – Rob Russo served as director of marketing and sales under the former president of Warner Brothers Records (UK). Russo's duties included marketing publishing rights and recordings of such artists as Tom Petty and The Dirty Strangers (featuring Keith Richards of the Rolling Stones) to ad agencies and radio stations.
The Big Machine (Boston) – Rob was the exclusive agent for the award winning animation studio headed by director Mark Thompson. Clients include Toybiz, Hasbro, etc.
Shooting Stars Int'l (New York) – Rob Russo represented academy award winning feature film directors Oliver Stone and John Avildsen for television commercial spots.
Sony & Motown Records (NYC) – Rob Russo was manager to Steve Abrams, collaborator of R&B recording legend Freddy Jackson. Rob arranged a live showcase performance for Steve, attended by Motown executives and Tommy Mottola, president of Sony Music. Rob co-wrote all the songs performed.
Thirty's Productions (Nashville) – Rob Russo served 5 years as executive producer and VP of marketing. Rob is credited with elevating director Bill Balsley from a regional spot director to a national spot director inside of one year. Thirty's shot countless spots for Proctor & Gamble and many other national companies, working with the biggest ad agencies in New York and billing out over five million dollars of commercial work.
Benjamin Productions (NYC) – Rob represented Mark Benjamin on a freelance basis and is credited with selling Mark's biggest commercial campaign, Nissan Path Finder for TBWA/Chiat Day, New York. The spot aired during the Super Bowl!
Cablevision (New York) – Rob Russo created and directed the half hour television show House Touring With Elaine Salkin, decorator and design editor for the New York Daily News. The show brought viewers inside the homes of celebrities such as the world renowned fashion designer Oleg Cassini and his incredible mansion on the North Shore of Long Island, NY.
Arising Film & Digital (NYC) – Rob Russo served as sales rep for award winning tabletop and live action director Ben Dolphin. Client list includes Calvin Klein/Eternity, Tylenol, Estee Lauder, San Pellegrino, etc.
Delaney & Friends Productions (Vancouver, BC) – Rob served as national sales rep for the top rated animation studio. Credits include Fox Sports' Bangs and The Tank, ABC's The Care Bears, The Cartoon Network's Pfish & Chip and Nestle Quick Cereal.
Time Warner (NYC) – Rob Russo Productions produced an audio series of action adventure stories in association with Times Mirror Magazines, a Time Warner company. The stories were published and edited from Outdoor Life magazine, then brought to life on audio with original music, narration and sound effects. The series was distributed nationwide.
Ilumina Films (Miami) – Rob Russo represented director George Paleze to the Hispanic agency market as well as the Anglo market. Rob has close agency contacts in the Hispanic agency market throughout the United States.
Wreckless Abandon (NYC) – Rob Russo served as east coast sales rep for the stop motion and clay animation production company, and is credited with landing their first national ad campaign, Pepsi Mountain Dew, through BBDO, New York.
"The World In Our Eyes" (NYC) – Created and produced by Rob Russo. A double CD recording and one-hour video release by Celestial Harmonies, one of the leading New Age record companies in the United States. The album is based on the birth of the world according to the Native American Indian and includes original music compositions incorporated into a 52-minute continuous recording. The CD was distributed worldwide.