Southeast Regional Director
Business Development Manager
Mori Russell is the Business Development Manager at Concession International & the Southeast Region Director for The Airport Minority Advisory Council (AMAC). She represents the third generation of the Russell family involvement in Concessions International. Mori is a key member of the Business Development team and has begun developing and maintaining crucial business relationships while helping to elevate the level of innovation at the company.
Mori graduated in 2015, with her Master of International Business from Florida International University. While in school, she founded and operated her own accessory boutique, O’Amor, in Miami, Florida and online. She also has 6 years of experience in the airport industry. She held management positions at both the Duty Free America store in Atlanta, Georgia and the Coffee Beanery in the Miami International Airport.
Joining the Concessions International family has not only allowed Mori to learn from some of the best industry leaders, but also has given her the opportunity to work with CI partners. Having been a young entrepreneur herself, she understands the importance of having organizations available to support and promote small business owners.
Aside from her daily business-oriented goals and operations, she leads Concessions International’s corporate Social Responsibility Arm, CI Cares and serves on the Metro Atlanta Ambassador Board. Mori shares her late grandfather, Herman Jerome Russell’s, passion for entrepreneurship and supporting causes that are impactful to communities.