Tony Adam

Tony Adam, the President/CEO of Visible Factors, an Internet entrepreneur and an advisor to multiple startups. Previously I was the Founder/CEO of Eventup and I've led SEO/Online Marketing for companies PayPal, Yahoo!, and Myspace.

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  • Testimonial Open "Tony has advised Ranker for a few years with regards to SEO, social media, and content marketing, and is a true pro. He knows his stuff cold and is also extremely well-networked. In addition to his marketing skills he's been helpful in referring great hires."
    Clark Benson, CEO,


    Visible Factors Tony is the Founder/CEO of Visible Factors, a boutique Growth, Online Marketing, and SEO Consultancy. We are a virtual consultancy who has worked with clients like Grokker, Vevo, Moviefone, SpoonRocket, among others.
    Eventup Tony founded Eventup (formerly Eventify) in February 2011 as part of a Startup Weekend. He launched the company in February of 2012 in WSJ, TechCrunch, USA Today, and many more. In June 2012 he raised $1.8M from Lightbank, NEA, Crosscut Ventures and more. The company launched 12 cities in less than a year and was on pace for $2M run rate. He resigned in November 2013.
    Ranker Tony has been an advisor for Ranker since April, 2010 and has worked with the team to help increase search traffic, social media visibility, and much more.

Who is Tony Adam?

Tony is an Internet Entrepreneur and Marketing Executive with experience in Customer Acquisition and Growth. He has been in technology since 2000 and has 10+ years of acquisition marketing experience. Throughout his career, Tony has worked with early stage startups, SMBs, Fortune 500 companies and high-profile brands including Yahoo!, PayPal and Myspace.

In June 2011 Tony founded and conceptualized Eventup, only to launch it February 2012 to be the first and only comprehensive event venue marketplace to assist people and businesses to find locations for events. After launching, Tony led the company to launching 12 cities in 10 months and over $800,000 in revenue. He was instrumental in the company’s success and expansion from Los Angeles to New York, San Francisco, Chicago, among others.

Prior to co-founding Eventup, Tony served as a Director of Online Marketing leading all audience marketing efforts for Myspace, where he led a team that was responsible SEO, SEM, and Social Media. During his tenure, Tony was a key contributor in growing search traffic by millions of uniques monthly, helping set a baseline and becoming 60%+ of Myspace’s overall traffic.

Tony earned his Bachelor of Science in Computer Science from Mt. Sierra College in Calif. while beginning his technology career at Fame 1 Computers, Inc., where he became a GM and ran operations for the company while growing revenue from $2 million to $10 million under his leadership.

Tony is a regular speaker at technology and marketing conferences including SXSW Interactive, Dreamforce, SMX, and PubCon.


  • "Tony and his team did an excellent job with detailed keyword research and SEO site audit deliverables for us here at Grokker. Tony quickly understood our business needs and was able to succinctly summarize the actionable "so what's" and "to do's" from the very detailed research and audit. This made it easy for the team to get started on addressing the most impactful opportunities."
    - Deborah Holstein, VP of Marketing, Grokker
  • “Brass tax, Tony is very good at was he does. If you can persuade him to take you on as a client you company will be better for it. It helps that he's trustworthy, honest and passionate about the industry but bottom line he delivers results.”
    - William Barnes, uCrave (currently GM of Uber West Coast)
  • "As an experienced entrepreneur himself, Tony was the ideal consultant for Bolster. Tony really understood the needs and challenges of our company. His broad, hands-on marketing expertise enabled us to quickly evaluate customer acquisition strategies, and then quickly translate them to product and action together with his fantastic team. I would recommend Tony to my friends and colleagues without hesitation."
    - Michael France, COO of Bolster

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