Adam DeGraide

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Adam DeGraide
Adam D. DeGraide.jpeg
Born (1971-09-20) September 20, 1971 (age 43)
Providence, Rhode Island
Occupation CEO/Founder of Crystal Clear Digital Marketing
Co-Chairman/Founder of Astonish Results
CEO/Founder of Astonish Records

Adam DeGraide (born September 20, 1971) is an American business executive involved in the digital marketing and entertainment industries. He is the co-founder of three digital marketing companies, an independent record label and an independent film company.

Business career[edit]

Crystal Clear Digital Marketing[edit]

In 2013, DeGraide began his third digital marketing company, Crystal Clear Digital Marketing, in Orlando, Florida. Crystal Clear is a digital marketing company assisting the local healthcare provider in Internet Marketing.

Astonish Results[edit]

In early 2006, DeGraide co-founded Astonish Results. The company provides digital marketing and training services for independent insurance agencies in the U.S. In 2011, Astonish Results received an undisclosed amount of equity investment from investor Serent Capital to further develop Astonish Results' growth, tools, and services.

Astonish Entertainment[edit]

In May 2005 DeGraide founded Astonish Entertainment, also known as Astonish Records. He signed four rock artists: No More Kings with whom he used to play bass, Aranda, Soular, Dirt Poor Robins, and pop singer David Martin.[1]

BZ Results[edit]

In 1997, DeGraide began his first company, BZ Results, in Providence, Rhode Island. BZ is a digital marketing company assisting car dealers in Internet marketing. The company was acquired in 2006 by Automatic Data Processing for $125 million.[2][3]

Elected Positions[edit]

Disabled Veterans Insurance Careers elected Adam DeGraide to its strategic board. In 2006, DeGraide launched Astonish, which was recently ranked 267th on the Inc. 500 list of fastest-growing private companies in the U.S. and serves more than 7,000 insurance industry users.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "He's Big in Walgreens". Wall Street Journal. Retrieved 2008-02-14. 
  2. ^ Barth, Cindy. "Prepared to be Astonished". Orlando Business Journal. Retrieved 2006-08-18. 
  3. ^ Banks, Cliff. "BZ Results is Acquired by ADP". Wards Auto. Retrieved 2011-07-08. 
  4. ^ "Strategic Board". Disabled Veterans Insurance Careers. Retrieved 2013-08-07.