Adam Witty is the Founder and CEO of Advantage|ForbesBooks, The Business Growth Company. What began in the spare bedroom of his home is now a global media, marketing, and executive education company with over 5000 Members in 50 US states and 70 countries. Advantage|ForbesBooks helps busy professionals become The Authority in their field.
The Advantage Family includes Advantage|ForbesBooks, one of the largest independent business book publishers in the world; Authority Institute, a thought leadership marketing agency for business leaders; News & Experts, a PR + media company providing guaranteed national media to top business leaders; No B.S. Inner Circle, a marketing and business growth education company founded by marketing legend Dan Kennedy; and The Oxford Center for Entrepreneurs, helping $3-5M companies grow to $25-50M.
Adam was named to the prestigious Inc. 30 Under 30 list of America’s Coolest Entrepreneurs in 2011. Advantage|ForbesBooks has been named to the Inc. 500/5000 list and the South Carolina Best Places to Work list for the past 8 years. Adam is the author of 7 books, his most recent being “Authority Marketing.” Adam has appeared in the USA Today, Investors Business Daily, Wall Street Journal, and on ABC and FOX.
In 2016, Forbes, the biggest name in business media with 94 million monthly readers asked Advantage to partner and launch a book business, ForbesBooks. Adam is the Publisher of ForbesBooks Review magazine and Authority magazine. Adam is also the host of the annual Authority Summit, the largest conference held each year on Authority Marketing®.
Adam is an Eagle Scout, pilot, member of EO, YPO, Tiger 21, and Board Chair of Clemson University’s Spiro Entrepreneurship Institute and immediate past Chairman of non-profit Youth Entrepreneurship South Carolina.