Adam is the Chief Customer Officer and head of business development at MAYA Design. Adam brings more than a decade of digital transformation, product design, and data-driven marketing and sales experience, including senior leadership positions at Nielsen Catalina Solutions, U.S. and European based roles at The Nielsen Company, and Commerce Signals where he worked with hundreds of global manufacturers, financial institutions, leading media agencies and publishers, in addition to data-enabling technology platforms. Adam is a regular speaker at innovation and marketing technology conferences and is an adjunct professor at Carnegie Mellon University’s Tepper School of Business (MBA). He also serves on the board of The Trade Institute of Pittsburgh and cityLAB, and recently launched The Shop – Homewood, a community workspace that will offer entrepreneurs of all industries and backgrounds free space in exchange for giving their talents back to east-end neighborhoods of Pittsburgh.
BS Management with a Minor in Information Systems & Data Structures, Case Western Reserve University
Aligning Sales and Strategy, Harvard Business School Executive Education
Places I’ve Lived
Outside of MAYA
Working in the dynamic east end neighborhood of Homewood at TheShop.org
Quote That Inspires Me
“The purpose of life is to discover your gift.
The work of life is to develop it.
The meaning of life is to give your gift away.”
Favorite Places to Visit
New Orleans for the food, London for the friends, and just about anywhere in Italy to relax.
Earliest Memory of Using Something High-Tech
A 486DX computer
First Thing I Built
A Rube Goldberg Machine