What We Do

Accelerated Growth Partners is a privately held business development and brand acceleration firm. We focus on media, content, sports, marketing and the branded lifestyle sectors.

 

The Partners, Merrill Squires and John von Stade, bring a combined 50+ year record of accomplishments in building businesses, brands and industry leading deals. The partners have led the transformation and growth of both iconic and emerging brands.

 

The partners have operated and advised industry leaders like Sports Illustrated, USA Today, Rodale, The Marketing Arm, Velocity Sports & Entertainment, PGA Tour, NCAA, Pepsi, USOC, Charles Schwab, Eli Lilly, Samsung and many others, creating millions of dollars in revenue and shareholder value for the respective companies.

 

AGP will continue this approach to business; delivering revenue, growth and measurable results for our clients, partners and investors.

Areas of Focus

Vertical Strategy

Market Development

Business Growth

Content Development

Corporate Strategy

  • Vertical Strategy

  • Market Development

  • Business Growth

  • Content Development

  • Corporate Strategy