Donata Russell Ross

Chief Executive Officer

Following in her father's business-savvy footsteps, Donata Russell Ross has been a member of Concessions International's leadership team since 1985. It's this stable leadership, along with her involved, committed senior executives which has led to significant growth for the company.

As chief executive officer of one of the country's leading operators of food and beverage concessions throughout major airports in the United States and the Virgin Islands, she ensures that her family-oriented work environment encourages and builds character in addition to unparalleled excellence in performance.

As a diversified hospitality management company, Concessions International meets the needs of customers, clients and partners through the delivery of quality products and services, and maximizes financial performance. In her role as chief executive officer, Mrs. Ross manages key client and partner relationships, special projects and business development.

Mrs. Ross is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania with a Bachelor of Economics in Management and Marketing. She is a member of the Board of Directors of H.J. Russell Company.

Mrs. Ross is committed to supporting various community-based initiatives, including her board involvement with Atlanta Partners for Education, The Whitefoord Community Program, Early Learning Property Management, Inc. (ELPM) and I.M.A.G.E. Afterschool Program. She is also a member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.