Russ Schwalbe has been working within the field of investigations for over fifteen years.
Currently, Schwalbe’s successful career path has led him to become the Senior Vice President of Command Investigations, LLC. As Senior Vice President, Schwalbe’s primary duty is to ensure the overall quality and service of Command’s investigative products. Additional responsibilities include investigative compliance, policy and protocol development, recruitment and training, and the overall oversight of all investigative assignments.
Prior to Command Investigations, Russ Schwalbe worked for RSight Investigations, Inc. for over nine years. Schwalbe’s career began as a field investigator but he was quickly promoted through the investigative ranks where he achieved the position of Regional Operations Manager and Vendor Management Program Manager.
Russ Schwalbe has successfully recruited, trained and managed investigators throughout the states of Florida, Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi, South Carolina and North Carolina. All of his territories consistently exceeded the company’s performance standards and received several outstanding performance awards for superior investigative results. Schwalbe also pioneered RSight’s social networking investigative platform, now used as a standard investigative tool for all assignments.
In 1995, Schwalbe graduated from the University of South Florida in Tampa, FL with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Criminal Justice. His first career in the industry was as an Undercover Narcotics Investigator for a national company in the northeast United States. His first assignment netted arrests and terminations of 13 employees within a private company using, selling or distributing controlled substances. After two years, he began working in the private investigative industry for a national company performing surveillance assignments throughout Florida, Georgia and Alabama. During those two years, Schwalbe consistently exceeded the company’s performance standards for video footage and report quality.
Along with holding a valid State of Florida Private Investigator’s C license, Schwalbe has also earned his All Lines 520 Adjuster’s license from the State of Florida. Russ currently lives in Orlando, Florida with his wife and two children.