With over 30 years of experience with accounting systems software and solutions, Russ McClendon has a proven track record of helping businesses become more agile and able to respond to the ever-changing market conditions in the business world of today. Russ holds a deep expertise in cloud computing, business applications, business process automation and organization productivity. Russ also holds many software certifications. First and foremost, Russ focuses on how he can put the customers’ needs first in any interaction. Russ started Altruas in 2002, since then the company has grown into a leading solutions provider of ERP, CRM, and Business Process Outsourcing solutions. Following his, “customer first “ principle of doing business, his approach to solving business problems is done by creating partnerships and long-term relationships with his many clients, and thus Russ and Altruas, have become a “Trusted Advisor” to many. Having earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting from Texas State University, Russ’s previous positions include time at ePartners, Tribridge and The Anchor Group before Altruas. Out of the office, Russ enjoys spending time with his family, traveling, and sports.