Adam is a managing director at OpenView Venture Partners, a Boston-based venture capital firm that invests in expansion-stage technology companies. Prior to joining OpenView in 2009, he worked at Battery Ventures, focusing on investments in SaaS, e-commerce, and digital media. While at Battery, Adam was on the board of J. Hilburn, a board observer at ExactTarget (NYSE: ET), and was actively involved with Cortera. Prior to Battery, he was director of corporate development for The Boston Celtics, where he led strategic initiatives for the team. He also worked at Lycos (sold to Telefonica), where he was responsible for M&A, private equity and joint venture investment within North America, Europe, and Asia. Earlier in his career, Adam worked in business development at Gamesville.com (sold to Lycos) and at Tripod.com, which was an early innovator in the online community space (sold to Lycos). He earned a BA in psychology and Spanish from Franklin and Marshall College and an MBA from the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth.