Russell Simmons
Photo Credit: Gerald Janssen

Russell Simmons

Bio

Master entrepreneur and visionary Russell Simmons has influenced virtually all aspects of business and media: in music with the co-founding of the immensely successful original Def Jam Recordings; in the fashion industry with the trail-blazing Phat Farm, Baby Phat, Run Athletics, and Def Jam University clothing lines; in film with Simmons Lathan Media Group; in television with HBO’s “The Def Comedy Jam” and “Russell Simmons Presents Def Poetry”; on Broadway with the Tony Award winning stage production “Russell Simmons Def Poetry Jam on Broadway”, and numerous other ventures in the financial services industry, mobile communications, and philanthropy. A native New Yorker, he is the proud father of two daughters.

Russell Simmons

Russell Simmons

Books

On Tour

Russell Simmons
Gerald Janssen
San Francisco, CA
5/19/2014 AT 07:00 PM to 09:0
THE BATTERY
717 Battery St
San Francisco, CA 94111
Russell Simmons
Gerald Janssen
San Francisco, CA
5/19/2014 AT 05:00 PM to 06:0
BOOK PASSAGE
1 Ferry Building
San Francisco, CA 94111
Russell Simmons
Gerald Janssen
St. Paul, MN
6/1/2014 AT 11:00 AM to 01:0
Top Coast Festival Headlining event/MPR W/ UNI OF MINNESOTA
45 East 7th Street
St. Paul, MN 55101