Russ Whitney Businesses

R & I Enterprises
(Home Improvement company)
1978 – Schenectady, NY

Confederation of Organized Purchasers
(Retail furniture appliances and carpeting. First using the “DirectBuy concept. Four brick and mortar locations)
1980 – Schenectady, Rotterdam, Saratoga Springs & Latham, NY

R & D Investments of Lee County
(Fund for Real Estate Investment business)
1983 – Ft. Myers, FL

R & D Companies of Florida
(Holding company)
1983 – Ft. Myers, FL

Southwest Management, Development & Realty
(Commercial Management and trustee for the foreclosure court)
1984 – Ft. Myers, FL

Hurdles & Pitfalls Publishing, Inc.
(Publishing company)
1984 – Ft. Myers, FL

MRS EquityCorp
(First of its kind, bi-weekly mortgage payment service.)
1986 – Ft. Myers, FL

CompuWorld International
(Bundled Systems of Hardware and Software- One of the first VAR’s for Apple Computer)
1987 – Ft. Myers, FL

Whitney Boat Company
(Buy, own & lease boats 40 ft and under)
1988 – Cape Coral, FL

NuTech Enterprises
(Built PC computers to be included in software sales by CompuWorld International.)
1990 – Dacutar, GA

EquityCorp Holdings. Inc.
(Nationwide trust accounts for servicing MRS EquityCorp clients.)
1991 – Cape Coral, FL

Whitney Leadership Group
(Infomercial & Home Study Training materials production)
1991 – Cape Coral, FL

Precision Software Services, inc.
(Software development and licensing)
1993 – Cape Coral, FL

Fun Rentals Franchising, Inc.
(Brick and mortar stores with over 40 locations, renting mopeds, bicycles, jet skis, beach chairs, umbrellas and other items people rent while on vacation)
1993 – Cape Coral, FL

Whitney Education Group
(Precursor to WIN Systems, Inc.)
1995 – Cape Coral, FL

Teamwork Communications, Inc.
(Leasing/Sales of Merchant terminals)
1996 – Cape Coral, FL

Whitney Consulting Services, Inc.
(Brick & mortar Customer Service facility working directly with Whitney Education Group’s students.)
1998 – Utah

Whitney Canada
(Real estate, Business and Stock Training for Canadians – Brick & Mortar)
1998 – Mississauga, Ontario

WIN Systems, Inc.
(Precursor to Whitney Information Network: Publicly Traded)
1998 – Colorado

Whitney Internet Services
(First of its kind internet marketing educational seminars.)
1999 – Cape Coral, FL

Whitney Mortgage
(Company that originated mortgages nationwide)
1999 – Cape Coral, FL

Russ Whitney’s Wealth Education Centers, Inc.
(Brick & Mortar wealth educational centers)
1999 – Jackson, MS & Atlanta, GA

Market Power, Inc.
(Ad Agency and Marketing company)
2000 – Wyoming

Whitney U.K. Limited
(England, Ireland, Scotland and Spain- Ten million Euro per year)
2001 – Chiswick, England

Rancho Monterey, S.A.
(Land Development and resort hotel and conference center in Costa Rica)
2001 – Costa Rica
Currently, project includes building a 487 single-family homes and condo units on the Pacific Ocean. Project value -over 70 million dollars

Gulfstream Development Corporation
(Built and pre-sold over 7,000 homes and was the 3rd largest private home builder in Southwest Florida)
2001 – Ft. Myers, FL

Paradise Title
(Provider of title insurance)
2002 – Cape Coral, FL

Coral Aviation
(Jet Charter Services)
2002 – Cape Coral, FL

Success Development, Inc.
(Acquisition: LeGrand Companies – Cash Flow Generator)
2003 – Jacksonville, FL

Teach Me To Trade, Teach Me Wall Street, a.k.a. Maverick Trading
(Stock training strategies) – 100 million/per year at its peak
2003 – Orem, UT

Rich Dad Education
(Originated Advanced Training for Rich Dad brand)
2006 – Cape Coral, FL

78 Solutions
(Infomercial production company. JV with Shark Tank’s Kevin Harrington)
2008 – Cape Coral, FL

Whitney Business Organization LLC
(Parent company to the Inner Voice® brand)
2009 – Cape Coral, FL