Russ Campanello is Sr. Vice President-Human Resources at iRobot Corporation (Nasdaq: IRBT) in Bedford, MA. He is responsible for developing the human resource strategies and delivering the HR products and services that maintain and enhance iRobot’s ability to attract and develop the talent necessary to support its mission of changing the world through robotic innovation. He has 25 years of leading HR organizations for firms such as Phase Forward Inc., Keane Inc., Genzyme Corporation, and Lotus Development Corporation. Renowned for his expertise on the strategic role of human resources in business, Russ was named to HR Magazine’s prestigious “50 for History” listing, which recognizes 50 outstanding individuals for their significant and lasting impact on human resource management. He was also named as one of the top 25 Workplace Visionaries of the past 75 years by Workforce Magazine. He is a leading innovator of the changing role of HR in the marketplace.