Russ entered the Food industry in 1993 and he joined McDonalds in 1996. His entrepreneurial spirit took over and in 1998 he opened Colombian Café in Woodmead. A further 3 Colombian Café outlets followed after a three year stint in the Pub & Grub business. Russ joined Famous Brands for a split period of 7 years, in the following positions: Steers: National Training Manager; Debonairs Pizza: International Operations Manager and later as National Training Manager where he was instrumental in starting the Famous Brands Training Institute in 2011. Russ was appointed Group Operations as Head of FBTI in March 2013. He joined Franchize Directions Training in September 2013. Russ has developed and facilitates the Effective Field Visits, Restaurant Management, Customer Service and other specialist training programmes.
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