Running Russell Simmons premiered on OXY on November 2, 2010. Behind every good man is a great woman but behind every American mogul stands many great women. This series offers a peek at the life of Russell Simmons - entrepreneur, entertainment and fashion icon, philanthropist and yogi - and the powerful team who help to keep the machine running. Simmons' assistants not only know the ins and outs of his business deals, but also have a hand in managing his family life and party planning - a commitment that is 24/7. This group of valuable colleagues - include Simone and Christina, who serve as Simmons' closest confidantes, fierce gatekeepers, philanthropic czars, business liaisons and more. Additionally, the series will feature Adair, Trish and Piper who tirelessly work to keep the Russell Simmons machine well oiled and going. Ali and Sagen are Simone and Christina's new interns who will be shown struggling to keep up with the hectic pace that running Russell Simmons demands. Simmons' associates, who work from his Fashion Avenue office in New York City, are entrenched in every aspect of his life. Their glam jobs bring them face-to-face with everyone from former Presidents and international royalty to Hollywood's elite. And with many new upcoming projects to juggle in the worlds of fashion, film and television, they certainly have their work cut out for them.