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Eric Grindley is an accomplished marketing expert, executive management consultant, former attorney, and the dynamic Founder and CEO of the award-winning AdTech company, Esquire Advertising. Under his strategic leadership, Esquire has garnered national recognition, offering clients advanced marketing solutions with proprietary hyper-targeting and analytics capabilities.  

In the early 2000s, Eric began his career as a marketer in the music industry, working with popular boy bands such as NSYNC, Backstreet Boys, LFO, and O Town. A graduate of the University of Central Florida, with a Juris Doctorate from the University of Florida Levin College of Law, Grindley’s blend of legal and business acumen has uniquely positioned him as a leader in the AdTech industry.  

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Leading Esquire Advertising’s operations from the helm, Grindley champions the company’s mission and guides its strategy. His leadership has enabled the company to deliver trailblazing marketing solutions, equipping clients with proprietary platforms known for their advanced hyper-targeting and analytics capabilities. This has positioned Esquire Advertising as a vanguard in the advertising technology landscape, recognized nationally for its innovation and impact. 

Under Grindley’s stewardship, Esquire Advertising’s accolades include the esteemed ‘Partner of the Year’ award from the Home Furnishings Association, a testimony to their exemplary service to furniture retailers. The company has also secured a proud standing on the Inc. 5000 list of Fastest Growing Private Companies twice, peaking at an impressive no. 56 position in 2020. 

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