David Adelman has been focused on helping marketer’s get superior results from their advertising investments for over 30 years. He has worked on some of the most recognizable brands in a variety of categories.
David founded OCD Media, an independent media services company for marketers with modest budgets seeking a fresh and objective approach to media strategy and media buying. David knows that the real value of any plan lies as much in the execution as it does in the concept.
Prior to founding OCD Media, David held key media management positions at several major advertising agency and media service organizations, including Initiative Media, TN Media, DMB&B/MediaVest, McCann-Erickson and Saatchi & Saatchi.
David is a frequent guest lecturer on Marketing, Consumer Behavior and Organizational Management at a number of NY universities. His thought pieces are frequently published in key industry trade journals and he has appeared on numerous industry panels and conferences as moderator or keynote speaker.
David is also Vice Chairman for the BPA, an independent advertising industry watchdog group that audits and validates audience claims. He also is a volunteer SAT Prep tutor for High School students in The Bronx.
David was honored in 2013 by the media industry with a Sweet 16 award for Magazine Brand Leadership.