Christine Russo is Chief Strategy Officer for The Robin Report and creator of the Robin Report's Retail Radicals program. The inaugural program awarded change agents who work in every sector of retail and brands from management and human capital to the back-end supply chain, strategy, merchandising, stores, marketing, analytics finance and any other aspect of the business. These are the radicals that are rethinking and reconfiguring traditional retail and major brands.
The Robin Report provides insights and opinion on major topics in the retail apparel and related consumer product industries. It delivers provocative, unbiased analysis on retail, brands and consumer products, and covers industry-wide issues, trends and consumer behavior throughout the retail related industries
Christine is also at the helm of her own Retail Services company specializing in bringing global brands to the US, Brand Development, Industry Partnerships, Retail Tech liasons and Retail Strategy.
Christine's career includes management consulting at Deloitte and global brand expansion for designer- helmed American brands such as alice and olivia, J. Crew, Kenneth Cole, Steve Madden and more.
Christine taught at FIT in the Global Fashion School of Management Program.
Global Fashion Management is an innovative program with distinctive classroom locations at FIT in New York, the Institute Française de la Mode in Paris, Hong Kong Polytechnic University in Hong Kong and Centro in Mexico City.
Christine created a new course curriculum in Global Retail and Rethink Retail combining her real-world experience with ground-breaking retail concepts. Christine is a graduate of Cornell University, and participated in the Pratt in Venice at the UNIVERSITY INTERNATIONAL DELSARTE (UMA)