David Russick

David Russick uses his visionary leadership to transform markets with environmentally progressive and economically sustainable businesses.  He has patented and marketed new products and processes, scaled businesses to serve mass markets, and developed award winning brand strategies.  Russick is also experienced in angel investing, business evaluation, strategic planning and business development.

Russick is a Founder, Managing Director, and Board Member of Gopher Angels LLC, an investment organization dedicated to supporting entrepreneurship and early stage businesses in the state of Minnesota. 

Russick also founded and was President of TUBS, Inc., based in the Twin Cities with operations in Denver and Cleveland. He also founded BAGSTER LLC, and grew it into a nationwide waste services company. He served as President and Board Member prior to Bagster’s acquisition by a Fortune 500 company. 

Russick is a graduate of the University of South Dakota. He earned a Master of International Management degree from the Thunderbird School of Global Management with studies at Oxford University, Oxford England.