Adam Brotman is an experienced leader and entrepreneur. He is currently Vice President, Digital Ventures at Starbucks Coffee Company. Before that he was CEO of Barefoot Yoga Company, a Seattle-based consumer products ecommerce company. Prior to Barefoot Yoga, Adam was a Senior Vice President at Corbis, a Bill Gates-owned digital image licensing company where Adam was responsible for several divisions of the company, including web strategy and design, marketing, pricing, web analytics, web/search marketing and an internal user generated content start-up. Previously, Adam was the founding CEO of PlayNetwork, a profitable, $30M+ digital music programming company with dozens of international customers such as Starbucks, Chili's, Abercrombie and the GAP. Adam attended UCLA and the University of Washington Law School, and is an active member of the Seattle community, serving on several corporate and non-profit boards including PlayNetwork, UW Law School Foundation, Seattle Repertory Theatre Board of Trustees, and Young Entrepreneur's Organization Seattle chapter board.
- 10/07/08 -techcrunch.com