Adam Stone


As the founder and CEO of Speedlancer, Adam was the second youngest founder to graduate from the exclusive 500 Startups accelerator at the age of 20 in San Francisco and has raised over $500k in funding.

Speedlancer is an online freelance marketplace for skilled writers, designers and data-entry professionals, targeting boutique agencies, startups and enterprises. 

Starting at the age of 14, Adam's second business had 130,000 paying customers already, and at 18 he won the Australian Global Student Entrepreneur Award from Entrepreneurs' Organisation.

Previously, Adam ran a consumer telecommunications ecommerce business which attracted over 140,000 paying customers globally. Adam also has experience with multiple 6-figure enterprise deals, including with global Fortune 500 companies.‍


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Carlton, Victoria 3053

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