Adam DeGraide is a seasoned veteran internet marketer, software designer and music producer. Having built 4 successful businesses serving many different verticals Adam is among the elite few who can claim that they have served over 4,200 small businesses and built companies with enterprise values in excess of 250 million dollars. Adam is an Entrepreneur, Sales & Motivational Speaker and an expert in Digital Marketing. Adam is also the proud father of 4 amazing children and husband to his beautiful wife Krystle.
In 1997, DeGraide started his first company, BZ Results, in Providence, Rhode Island. BZ Results was a digital marketing company that helped car dealers use the Internet to grow their businesses. In 2006, with over 1,800 dealership clients and 150 employees, DeGraide and his partners sold BZ Results to Advanced Digital Processing (ADP).
After the sale of BZ Results, DeGraide started Astonish Results which served over 5000 Insurance agency users, which was ranked on the Inc. 500 list of fastest growing private companies in the U.S for 3 years in a row. He also started Astonish Entertainment, which Adam produced several musical artists and an academy award nominated short film…Most the movie.
After the sale of Astonish Results, Adam founded and became the CEO of Crystal Clear Digital Marketing in 2013. Crystal Clear serves local medical practices throughout the World and was ranked in the Inc. 500 list of fastest growing private companies in the US for 3 years in a row. The Crystal Clear System helps these practices Find, Serve & Keep more patients profitably. It is a complete web, practice management, CRM & marketing platform that engages, converts & educates future and existing patients.
After the sale of Crystal Clear Digital Marketing in November of 2020 to Patient Now, Adam started 2 different ventures…Anthem Business Software and BAMBAMTASTIC Games. Anthem Business Software is a complete CRM, Marketing Platform designed to help small businesses compete and win against their big box competitors. On the lighter side, Adam has begun development of his first video game for Apple and Android devices called FSK (Find, Serve, Keep) which is slated to be released in early 2022.
Adam also shares his faith and life journey with his short Micro Motivation videos on social media and is currently working on a children’s book based on his “The Adventures of Jackson, the Young Field Mouse” stories that he has told his own children over the years. Adam has also begun writing and recording his first solo album of piano and acoustic music to be released in early 2022. The album will be an EP and called…”The Calm”.
Adam’s articles and motivational speaking have appeared in Forbes, Inc, Yahoo, Technorati, Mashable and many more industry specific publications and conventions.