Russ Warner is VP Marketing, Operations for Converus. He has enjoyed a successful high tech career with extensive management, marketing, sales, business development, and international experience.
By Ashley Mazerolle, Marketing — The President of the United States, Donald Trump, has been in office less than a year and yet the same issue of national security keeps surfacing. A few weeks ago, a few private conversations between Trump and the Australian prime minister, and the Mexican President, ...
September 15, 2017Russ Warner
By Russ Warner, VP Marketing & Operations – Monopoly is one of the world’s most popular, best-selling games. People spend millions of hours every year building make-believe empires in the hopes of making their opponents go bankrupt. In a cruel twist of irony, one of the world’s favorite games is also ...
July 13, 2015Russ Warner
By Russ Warner, VP Marketing – Whenever I’m about to travel to Central or South America, I always seem to elicit the same response from my friends and family — “Be careful, it’s dangerous down there!” Now, some of these people are actually speaking from personal experience, but most are probably ...
July 2, 2015Russ Warner
By Russ Warner, VP Marketing & Operations – You don’t often hear positive Eastern European news stories. With the Greek economic catastrophe and the Russia-Ukraine battle over Crimea, it seems there’s a drought of positive press in that region right now. However, a small anti-corruption task force in Croatia is starting ...
June 23, 2015Russ Warner
By Russ Warner, VP Marketing & Operations – If you’re a Star Trek fan, you’ll fondly remember the phrase, “Space: the final frontier.” These days, this phrase has a new meaning. In the past, space represented the mysterious unknown that curious minds hoped to explore in the future. Today, space represents a ...
June 15, 2015Russ Warner
By Russ Warner, VP Marketing & Operations – What does it take to grow a business? A successful business usually requires a sound business model, hard-working employees, long hours and a “can-do” attitude. Of course, some companies prefer to take a different route, using bribery to fast track their success and acquire opportunities ...
June 4, 2015Russ Warner
By Russ Warner, VP Marketing — Many American workers admit to “maverick spending” — using company funds for personal expenses to supplement their income. Maverick spending includes a number of different things, such as inflating the cost of a taxi ride on a blank receipt, padding tips given to waiters, accepting refunds ...
April 3, 2015Russ Warner
By Russ Warner, VP Marketing – President Vladimir Putin of Russia is the corrupt “Person of the Year,” according to an association of European-based journalists who created the “Organized Crime and Corruption Reporting Project” (OCCRP), founded in 2006. Since the project’s creation, two other world leaders have been selected for this contemptible ...
March 26, 2015Russ Warner
By Russ Warner, VP Marketing – I recently read about a new airport security screening method that uses conversation to detect deception. It claims to be 20 times more successful as the former method. The new-and-improved screening method uses conversation cues to catch airline passengers with deceptive cover stories. How Accurate is the ...
December 12, 2014Russ Warner
By Russ Warner, VP Marketing – Latin American history is replete with accounts of astounding achievements and discouraging defeats, with strong threads of corruption interwoven throughout. Citizens have taken to the streets to protest in Brazil, Mexico, Peru and other nations in the region, indicative of burgeoning anti-government sentiments. Change is in ...
December 8, 2014Russ Warner
Converus (“with truth”) provides scientifically validated credibility assessment technologies that help protect countries, corporations and communities from corruption, crime and threats.