Karl Russell is the founder of Event World, Inc., a global events data management and media firm that changes the way people access, view and consume event information. The Event World platform has helped event-centric industry leaders to increase their revenues by an order of magnitude in excess of 2000%.
Russell has been in the event promotion and management industry for over 25 years, focused on new event concepts in the music and entertainment spheres. Over the years, Karl has produced innovative entertainment models that integrated his love for technology into almost every aspect of his live event brands.
Before dedicating his full time energy to Event World, Karl served as a systems engineer for leading companies in the satellite services sector including Harris Corporation (HRS) and Maritime Telecommunications Network (MTN) acquired by Emerging Markets Communications LLC (EMC) in 2015.
At these firms, Karl led teams in multi-million dollar satellite communications and voice platform enterprise projects with the world’s leading cruise lines including Royal Caribbean International (RCI), Carnival Corporation (CCL), Celebrity Cruises, Azamara Cruises, Holland America and many others.
Mr. Russell holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science and a Master’s Degree in Networking and Telecommunications.