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About Adage

Adage’s team of award-winning strategic, creative, and technical professionals partner with clients to solve business problems and meet meaningful goals. Our team-oriented approach drives us to win awards, work with prestigious clients and break ground with exciting new technology.

Founded in 2001, Adage Technologies is an ecommerce web design and development firm headquartered in downtown Chicago. Adage is consistently recognized as one of Chicago’s 101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For, one of the Best Places to Work in Illinois, and on the Inc. 5000 list of the Fastest-Growing Private Companies in America.

Following the acquisition of Doctus in 2022, Adage also has a development hub in Medellín, Colombia. The Adage LATAM team focuses on ecommerce, software, web development, and staff augmentation while providing excellent customer service to all clients.

If you’re interested in joining our team see the full list of open positions.

Lights on in 2001

Downtown Chicago Headquartered

Best Places to Work in Illinois for 13 years in a row

Named a 2018 Best Places to Work in Chicago by Crain’s Chicago Business

Reviewer: "The people are the best part of working at Adage."

The Adage Team

The curious, individual, and passionate people that make up Adage bring a wealth of experience to each unique and complex project. From developers and marketers to designers and leadership, what we do best is put people first and ask why—a lot.

What makes Adage unique?

Seek to understand.

We start by asking questions. We will interview your stakeholders, team, and audience to unify your vision.

Form and function.

We provide a perfect blend of form and function. Our process marries brand with user experience so your audience can engage.

Build what we promise.

We have technology at our core. We know how to integrate and build complicated systems.

Our Partners

We’re proud to offer digital solutions that drive return-on-investment to key industries, including the performing arts, associations, hospitality, healthcare, and manufacturing. Our solutions are built on the foundation of leading content management systems–including Optimizely and Umbraco–and integrated with the systems that power your business, including Abila’s netFORUM, Tessitura, Microsoft Dynamics CRM/AX/NAV, and more.

Adage is a Microsoft partner with competencies in Hosting and Application Development.

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We care about people first.

When we approach a new project we start and end with people. We discover people’s needs, guide them through the process, help them manage change, and guide them to their vision.

We have a core value to “do the right thing” so we are constantly checking ourselves by asking real people, real customers, real members what they need and how technology can serve them better.

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