Adam Andrzejewski (say: Angie-eff-ski) is the founder & CEO of OpenTheBooks.com, and the author of Operation Drain The Swamp, released by Encounter Books.
Prior to starting OpenTheBooks, Andrzejewski, an entrepreneur, co-founded HomePages Directories, a $20 million publishing company (1997-2007). Since 2014, Andrzejewski has been a senior policy contributor at Forbes publishing 200 investigations for 16 million views. In 2021, his “Waste Of The Day” column launched at Real Clear and was syndicated by Sinclair Broadcast Group, a Fortune 500 company, on 190 local ABC, NBC, CBS, and FOX affiliates across America.
His findings exposing government waste, fraud, corruption, and taxpayer abuse have appeared at the BBC, USA Today, ABC World News Tonight, ABC Good Morning America, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Chicago Tribune, The Boston Globe, C-SPAN, and National Public Radio (NPR).
He has spoken at Harvard Law School, Columbia School of Journalism, Georgetown Law School, FreedomFest, Rotary 100, Council For National Policy, Manhattan Institute for Public Policy, City Club of Chicago, among others.
Andrzejewski’s speech to the Hillsdale College National Leadership Seminar in Naples, Florida on February 20, 2020 posted to YouTube has received 3+ million views.
A June 2021 episode of American Greed on CNBC, “The Con In Congress,” featured his subject matter expertise regarding congressional corruption.
Andrzejewski's federal oversight work was included in the President's Budget To Congress FY2021.The budget cited his organization by name, bullet-pointed their findings, and footnoted/hyperlinked to their report.
He appears regularly on The National Desk at Sinclair Broadcast Group,
Fox News, Fox Business Network, and has appeared on the BBC, Hearst Television, Cox Broadcast Group, Newsmax, and the One America News Network.
Adam has completed seven Chicago Marathons since 1995 and ran a personal best this year (4:00:40).