Russ Ballard

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: 2002Senior 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 Russ:    russ.ballard@fisherbc.com