Russ Whitney Crest


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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

1993 / 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)
  ~ Cape Coral, FL

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

2002 / Coral Aviation
(Jet Charter Services)
  ~ Cape Coral, FL

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

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

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

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

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