Adam Burrows is senior vice president of business and corporate development at HomeAdvisor. Burrows is an experienced strategy and business development executive who has been with HomeAdvisor since 2009. His responsibilities at HomeAdvisor include general management of HomeAdvisor’s subsidiaries (mHelpDesk and CraftJack), strategic partnerships, and M&A. He has also served as a mentor for TechStars and an advisor for several other successful internet companies, including Artifact Uprising (acquired by Visual Supply Co/) and The Cheat Sheet (one of the largest digital media companies in the U.S.).
Previously, Burrows was a strategy consultant for the Boston Consulting Group, working on a variety of high-impact strategic initiatives for Fortune 500 companies. He has been a speaker at industry events including BIA/Kelsey and LeadsCon and has lectured at the University of Colorado Leeds School of Business. Burrows earned his law degree from Harvard Law School and bachelor’s degree from the University of Michigan. He lives in Denver with his wife and two daughters.
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