Ben Minister

Russ is a senior leader with over 20 years of experience focusing on project and program management, business process integration, process improvement, business systems implementation, agile software development, and technology operations in large and mid-sized organizations.  He has served clients across the Manufacturing, Distribution, and Energy sectors.  Russ is passionate about delivering real business value through strategic initiatives for his clients.

 

Experience

  • Fisher & Co. Business Consulting – Partner: 2015 - present

  • Russ Ballard Business Consulting – Owner: 2012 - 2014

  • Cranel – Director of Technology Services: 2004 - 2012

  • Cardinal Health – Program Manager/Applications Development Manager: 2002 - 2004

  • Arthur Andersen Business Consulting – Manager: 2002, Senior Consultant: 1998 - 2002

  • ABB – Manufacturing / Quality Engineer: 1995 – 1998

Education

  • The Ohio State University, Fisher College of Business: 1998 – Master of Business Administration

  • The Ohio State University: 1995 – Bachelor of Science, Industrial and Systems Engineering

Representative Consulting Clients

  • Cranel

  • IGS Energy

  • Net Jets

  • Panasonic

  • Pioneer Electronics

Contact Ben:    ben.minister@fisherbc.com