Adam is the co-founder and CEO of hotelicopter. Prior to co-founding hotelicopter in 2006, Adam was the founder and CEO of Samba Digital Media, a 40 employee e-services consulting firm based in Prague. At Samba he oversaw the companyâ€™s international expansion, raised $2.4 million of venture capital, and helped secure an impressive multinational blue-chip clientele, including ING Bank, Deloitte & Touche, Czech Telecom, and Budvar (the original Bud!).
Adam is a frequent speaker at travel and technology conferences, including PhoCusWright, EyeforTravel, Piper Jaffray, HITEC, and HEDNA events, and he has provided analysis and interviews for CNN, MSNBC, TechCrunch, Travel Weekly, USA Today, Entrepreneur Magazine, and others on travel, hotel search, social media, online marketing, and entrepreneurship.
Previously Adam has worked in management consulting at Monitor Group and fixed income trading at Salomon Smith Barney. Heâ€™s a proud DoubleHoo, receiving both his BS (McIntire â€™97) and MBA (Darden â€™05) from the University of Virginia.
In his free time, Adam enjoys basketball, running, mountain biking, working out, scuba diving, skiing, live music, Wii MarioKart, and taking his beautiful lab Ginny for long walks on the Downtown Mall.