Founder at Noble Imaging
- Houston, Texas (Houston, Texas Area)
- Marketing and Advertising
Adam Richard's Overview
- Founder at Crypto Branding & Noble Imaging
- Founder at Houston Bitcoin Meetup
- Founder at Houston Integral Salon
- Co-Founder & SVP, Product Management at Metal Networks
- Cinematographer at Unbreakable Threads Documentary
- Contributing Photographer at Modern Luxury
- Marketing Director at Wade Wilson Art
- Client Profile Developer at Great Expectations
- Staff Photographer & Production Coordinator at ENVY Magazine
Adam Richard's Summary
Adam Richard has spent the past 9 years as an entrepreneur in the following industries: software, branding, marketing, design, film production, photography, and vertical market supply chain. In recent years he has studied integral theory, social media and marketing strategies.
Adam founded Noble Imaging, LLC in 2009. Noble Imaging is a full service brand identity and web development firm that specialized in company conceptualization, brand strategy, marketing collateral, and web 2.0 content management systems.
Adam co-founded Metal Networks, Inc., an exchange system for the buying and selling of industrial metals between large and small companies. As the CTO of Metal Networks, Adam developed and deployed SaaS enterprise solutions for buyers and sellers of industrial metal.
Adam is also the founder of the Houston Integral Salon and the Houston Bitcoin Meetup, volunteers for Carrie's Heart, and was the headline sponsor for NAMI Walks 2012, to better the lives of individuals and families living with mental illness.
Adam Richard's Experience
Crypto Branding & Noble Imaging
August 2009 – Present (5 years 2 months) Houston, Texas Area
Crypto Branding & Noble Imaging create and improve company branding and marketing strategies that amplify your message loudly and clearly by providing comprehensive solutions to small and medium sized businesses.
We understand that your goals are about solving challenges and creating outcomes. This is why we’ve developed a flexible, multidisciplinary approach. Using design, technology and communication we help our clients to build brands, create useful tools and grow their businesses.
Houston Bitcoin Meetup
November 2013 – Present (11 months) Houston, Texas Area
The Houston Bitcoin Meetup’s mission is to cultivate a community of bitcoin enthusiasts who strive to affect change and increase the public acceptance of cryptocurrency. We are miners, investors, entrepreneurs, and innovators engaging in the evolution of virtual currency.
We are dedicated to exploring virtual currency investing, trading, mining, pooling, and innovation. Everyone interested in Bitcoin is welcome to join the group to connect, learn, collaborate and trade.
Think Tanks industry
October 2009 – Present (5 years) Houston, Texas Area
Bringing people together in the local community that are passionate about Integral Theory, Spiral Dynamics and how everything makes sense and fits together (Religion, psychology, sociology, physics, anthropology, consciousness, capitalism, gender & existence itself).
Co-Founder & SVP, Product Management
Privately Held; 11-50 employees; Internet industry
November 2011 – December 2013 (2 years 2 months) Houston, TX
Bravo Platform Enterprise Solution:
Bravo integrates directly with your current website to provide a secure, private venue enabling your customers to access your inventory in real-time. Our quick turn-key solutions can be implemented in less than a few days.
CambriaPlatform Enterprise Solution:
Cambria is a software solution for buyers to connect to approved vendors' inventories in real-time to reduce costs, increase productivity, and save time.
Global Material Exchange:
GMEX is designed to support and promote the development of a free, fair, efficient, competitive and profitable industrial metals online marketplace, that allows buyers and sellers to efficiently and effectively conduct transactions in the industrial metals space.
Unbreakable Threads Documentary
August 2011 – September 2013 (2 years 2 months) Houston, Texas Area
Although the controversy surrounding same-sex families raising children has become more prevalent in recent years, laws and views on the topic are rapidly changing. Our film, Unbreakable Threads, portrays a personal and intimate perspective of same-sex families raising children in a society that is not always accepting. This film is trying to raise awareness of the ever-changing families of today.
This film follows several families in everyday situations and also incorporates experts’ views as well as high-profile interviews.
The stories presented show hope and acceptance, courage and adversity. These are the real families that are out there enjoying life.
Privately Held; 201-500 employees; Publishing industry
February 2009 – October 2011 (2 years 9 months)
Wade Wilson Art
August 2008 – August 2009 (1 year 1 month)
High-End Contemporary Abstract Art Gallery
- Managed monthly marketing campaigns while increasing web traffic by 10% monthly
- Hosted ten shows annually, averaging 400 potential clients per art exhibition
- Created customer relationships in a weak economy, consistently keeping revenue stable in a luxury market
- Coordinated copy-writing, designed press releases and distributed to publications for media coverage
- Cataloged each exhibition for marketing and book keeping purposes
- Managed workers to increase number of hits to website in 1 year
Client Profile Developer
Privately Held; 11-50 employees; Consumer Services industry
January 2005 – August 2008 (3 years 8 months)
Nation’s most premier luxury dating service dedicated to fostering and developing relationships for over 25 years in Over 50 Cities
- Designed and manufactured over 3,600 unique profiles, marketing each client’s best attributes
- Sold photos and videos to clients, increasing department revenue by 50% every year
- Created supplemental products to increase market share in a fluctuating and evolving industry
Staff Photographer & Production Coordinator
Public Company; 11-50 employees; Publishing industry
2005 – 2006 (1 year)
State-wide Publication for the Young Business Professional
- Managed daily operations of 12 photographers and pre-production of magazine layout
- Responsible for ad placements in magazine design and review of final layout prior to printing
- Photographed fashion spreads, covers, interiors, exteriors, products and events
Adam Richard's Honors and Awards
10 Most Promising Companies at 10th Annual IT and Web Venture ForumRice University
- December 2012
10 Most Promising Companies at 11th Annual IT and Web Venture ForumRice University
- December 2013
1st Place at Owl Tank CompetitionJones Graduate School Entrepreneurs Organization (JGSEO)
- April 2013
Adam Richard's Volunteer Experience & Causes
Adam Richard's Languages
English(Native or bilingual proficiency)
Adam Richard's Projects
Adam Richard's Skills & Expertise
- Marketing Strategy
- Social Media Marketing
- Business Development
- Social Media
- Sales Management
- Graphic Design
- Supply Chain Management
- Strategic Consulting
- Product Management
- Brand Development
- Lead Generation
- Web Design
- Strategic Planning
- Public Relations
- Press Releases
- Online Marketing
- Digital Marketing
- Market Research
- Contract Negotiation
- Small Business
- Social Networking
- Product Marketing
- Strategic Partnerships
- Marketing Communications
- New Business Development
- Competitive Analysis
- Big Picture Thinking
- Integral Theory
Adam Richard's Additional Information
Entrepreneurship, Decentralized Autonomous Organization, Bitcoin, Organizational Development, Web Development, Branding, Inbound Marketing, Photography, Integral Theory, Tech Startups, Marketing
- Groups and Associations:
Houston Integral Salon, Surge Accelerator, Houston Bitcoin Meetup
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