"Anyone who has read The Tipping Point understands that in order for a brand to really catch fire, people with rare and special skills must be involved--each having one of three specific personality types. These remarkable people are very tough to find, but pretty easy to spot. Adam Derry is one of these people. In fact, he may even be two of them."
-Pash, VP, Creative Development & Brand Management, ABC
“I have had the pleasure of working with Adam over the years on many successful licensing ventures. He has an incredible knowledge of trends and ideas to take our brands forward. I look forward to many more projects in the future.”
-Janice Lam, Senior Director, Licensing, The Americas, Chorion
"[Adam Derry's] knowledge for this industry and driven attitude, has helped build and strengthen our brand For Love & Lemons. He has a keen eye for making a brand successful!!
-Gillian Mahin and Laura Hall, Owners, For Love & Lemons
“It was my distinct pleasure to have worked with Adam during his time at Junk Food. Adam brings a level energy, creativity and professionalism that is unmatched. He would be an invaluable asset to any organization.”
-Mike Palermo, Creative Director, Junk Food Clothing
“I can not say enough about Adam...First off, his passion for this business and life is unmatched...His creative spirit along with his analytical knowledge, give him a edge that frankly you cannot teach...Also the respect he has commanded in a team environment goes beyond any that I have known that role... Chemistry...Creativity...Passion = results..”
-Jimmy Duval, Vice President New Business and License Development, Delta Apparel
“Adam is a passionate, dedicated, and charismatic sales and marketing executive known for his creative, out of the box, thinking. He is extremely knowledgeable about the fashion industry, market trends, and popular culture, and would be a valued asset to any organization.”
-Marc Choper, CEO, S2BN Entertainment
“Adam knows how to create and develop brands! He's an out of the box thinker that clearly understands his clients business needs. He worked with our sales, marketing and design teams to build a cohesive message for our brand on all fronts. His clear vision, attention to detail and eye on the bottom line are what make Adam a success and pleasure to work with.”
-Steve Waller, Co-Owner, Royal Plush Clothing
“Adam was one of the most important colleagues I have had in my professional career...Adam is a gifted salesman, strategist and organizer. Adam has the ability to optimize sales and elevate an entire company by attention to detail, work ethic, creativity, organization and strategy. Also, I do not know many people more knowledgeable about fashion, trends and popular culture, in general. I am confident (and I really hope) that Adam and I will continue to work together for a long time."
-Andrei McQuillan, SVP Stillhouse Spirits
“I feel extremely fortunate to both know and work with Adam over the last 5 years. Adam is a creative, think outside the box individual. He is very insightful and success follows him where ever he goes. Adam strives for quality in all of his work.”
-Steve Rippe, SVP, PayPal, Inc.
"I first collaborated with AD during his time at Trunk. Many completed visions later, brands have grown along with our friendship. I think the world of this true "brand ambassador" who always has his finger on the pulse."
-Rodney Jerabek, Owner, R^C Branding • Taut Canvas
“Adam is a brand guru and a true professional. His integrity and skill combine to deliver awesome results. We have worked together on numerous projects and each time I am impressed at his ability to quickly analyze the situation and bring value to the table. I would highly recommend ADBD for any brand. Adam is fully capable of delivering "full package" results.”
-Joshua Fischer, Owner, Blood is the New Black