Adam Adelman is the CEO of Mighty Cast, the company behind The NEX Band and its patented base and token technology. The goal of The NEX Band is to disrupt the wearable space and give power to the consumer to customize their smart band both inside and out through the company’s NEX collectible “Mods.” Founded in 2012, the company was recently awarded CMF’s highest monetary award, Engadget’s Reader’s Choice Award, and was a SXSW Finalist in the Accelerator Wearable Technology Competition.
Prior to starting Mighty Cast, Adelman co-founded and was CEO of Juno Baby, a multiple Emmy Award winning line of children’s educational products which ranged from televised content, toys, publishing, apparel, and mobile applications.
His opinions have been cited in Time Magazine, The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, CNN, Forbes, Fast Company, Venture Beat, among others.
He is a frequent speaker on the merging of traditional media with new technologies as well as on new business models for content. Mr. Adelman has a CFA designation and an MBA from NYU’s Stern School of Business. Originally from New York City, he spent almost nine years in the San Francisco Bay Area, and he now calls Montreal home.