10/7/22 Chapter Friday with Ed Russell (IN-PERSON and Virtual)
October 7 @ 6:30 am - 8:15 am
On October 7, the brudders of NCS New Canaan gather IN-PERSON as a community of men for some fellowship and fun. We will welcome NCS brudder Ed Russell, the third generation Managing Partner of Russell Development Company (RDC), based in Grosse Pointe, Michigan. He is also one of the founding members of the NCS Grosse Point chapter and serves on the NCS National Board.
Come join your brudders at the Ten Twenty Post Oyster Bar and Bistro.
- Breakfast begins at 6:30am.
- Meeting begins promptly at 7:00am and will conclude no later than 8:15am.
- Cover charge- $20
- As with all NCS events, attendance represents a commitment to honor our gatherings as a “safe place”–“everything said here stays here”. (It goes without saying that no cameras or recording devices are permitted.)
VIRTUAL CHAPTER FRIDAY
- We will try to broadcast the speaker on Zoom. NO GUARANTEES!!
Edward J. Russell, III has been involved in the construction and real estate development field for over thirty-five years. He is also one of the founding members of the NCS Grosse Point chapter and has been leading the chapter for several years. He also serves on the NCS National Board.
In 1994 he was chosen to serve as the third generation Managing Partner of Russell Development Company (RDC), based in Grosse Pointe, Michigan. RDC is actively involved in both commercial real estate (office and retail), and the ultra-luxury residential sector.
Russell Development’s commercial business focuses on the construction, management, and acquisition of retail strip centers in southeast Michigan anchored by such tenants as Wal Mart, CVS Drugs, O’Reilly Auto Parts and FedEx Office. The office portfolio tenants include Morgan Stanley, Merrill Lynch, Oppenheimer & Co., The Ralph C. Wilson Foundation, The Private Bank, Chemical Bank and Northern Trust Bank.
After studying finance at Western Michigan University, Mr. Russell joined the family business and served in a variety of capacities in the areas of job cost and budget analysis, tenant lease structuring and negotiation, and was responsible for maintaining and creating tenant relationships and identifying development opportunities for the company.
Mr. Russell has served on numerous Boards, both public “for profit” and civic. Ed resides in Grosse Pointe Farms, Michigan with his wife Marcia, whom he has been married to for over forty years, and together share three grown daughters and five grandchildren.