Omega Products International, a global and award-winning leader in stucco manufacturing, announced that Russell Brasher has joined the team as Product Line Director for the company’s Valentino Decorative Finishes and ABC’S product lines effective December 4, 2017.
Russell comes to Omega with over 25 years in the architectural coatings business. His background includes sales, marketing, technical support, customer service, operations, manufacturing and logistics. He has broad knowledge of many coating systems, including plasters and paints, with a special expertise in decorative wall finishes. He’s worked on high profile commercial and residential projects in both domestic and international markets. These projects include prominent hotels, casinos, theme parks, restaurants, retail stores and office space across North America, Asia, Europe and the Middle East. He brings experience providing high level service and support to architects, designers, contractors, distributors and dealers.
Russell started his career with Surface Protection Industries, a Los Angeles based paint and coatings company. During this time, he spent 5 years as Customer Service Manager for Zolatone Architectural Wall Finishes, working with independent sales agencies, architects and contractors. He was later promoted to Division Manager of the company’s Mann Brothers division, leading the division for 12 years, developing new business and reaching new market segments and geographic regions. He was then recruited by Modern Masters, an RPM company within the Rust-Oleum Group, and spent 8 years in various sales management roles including, National Sales Manager, International Sales Manager and Director of Sales.
“I’m proud to be part of the Omega Products team” said Russell. “From the people to the products, it’s a great company. I look forward to being a part of the success of the Valentino and ABC’S product lines.”
Russell K. Brasher
Product Line Director/Valentino & ABC’S