Founder, Brian AdamsBrian B. Adams is a serial entrepreneur. He is the founder and President of BA Interests. Born and raised in Tyler, Texas. While attending college at the University of Alabama, Brian founded his first business, Bama Butler, LLC, a pick-up and delivery laundry service that catered to busy college students. While in college Adams had several entrepreneurial ventures including T-shirt printing, graphic design, ecommerce, and door-to-door sales. Upon graduation Adams went on to work on the floor of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange in Chicago.
In 2002 Adams started Restoration Cleaners LLC, a multimillion dollar garment and electronic restoration and hotel valet service. From zero sales and one employee to over 100 employees, Adams steered growth. Restoration Cleaners was named to the Inc. 500 List (Fastest Growing Companies 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010). In 2010 Adams oversaw the acquisition of Restoration Cleaners by a private equity group. In the three years since that time, the company was improperly managed and strayed away from that mission. Valued customers and employees were let down. As of July 15th 2013 purchased assets from bank and Adams and partner are once again in charge of Restoration Cleaners aiming at returning to the standards deserved by customers and employees.
Adams has successfully founded and managed Sla Investments, BA Investment Group and TA Equity Holdings Company. In 2007 Adams led the acquisition of Newton Nursery & Alvin Tree Farm, a large wholesale nursery and tree farm throughout Texas.
In July 2012, Brian, along with his brother William Adams and group, announced their purchase of a successful composite materials manufacturer, Rumber Materials LLC. Since the purchase, Rumber Materials has earned a prestigious Evergreen Award from the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA), in recognition of their support of the federal government’s environmental efforts.
Adams has been honored with numerous awards including Houston Business Journal 40 under 40, INC Magazine 30 under 30 and US Leaders and Entrepreneurs 2010 Outstanding Leadership Award. Adams has been profiled in several publications and magazines, including Donna Fenn’s Young Entrepreneurs’ “Gen X in Gen Y Business”. Adams also speaks at many business engagements, such as the Extreme Entrepreneur Tour, CEO (College Entrepreneur Organization). Adams is an active member of Houston Center for Future, N-A-R-D, YEC, (Young Entrepreneur Council EO) (Entrepreneurs Organization) and CEO (College Entrepreneur Organization).
Adams is a proud husband and father to three boys.