RUSH Communications is a leading multi-faceted holding company with investments in prominent and respected brands in three industry segments: entertainment and media; fashion and lifestyle; and empowerment. Brands including:


Def Jam Enterprises

Def Jam Rapstar


American Classics

Run Athletics


Simmons Jewelry Co.

Rush Philanthropic Arts Foundation

Diamond Empowerment Fund

UniRush Financial Services

Hip Hop Summit Action Network

Foundation of Ethnic Understanding

Simmons Lathan Group

MTV’s Runs House

Daddys Girls

HBO’s Brave New Voices

Def Comedy Jam

Def Poetry Jam