Michael Alden is the founder and CEO of Blue Vase Marketing, LLC, a multi-million dollar full-service Direct Response Marketing Agency offering media production, sales and customer satisfaction call centers, warehousing/fulfilment and analytics. Under Alden’s leadership, Blue Vase has grown from a small call center into a comprehensive marketing management company ranked by Inc. Magazine for the third year in a row as one of the nation’s 5000 fastest-growing private companies and named the 2015 Large Business of the Year by the Greater Beverly Chamber of Commerce. In 2014, Alden was named by the Boston Business Journal as one of Boston’s “Forty Under Forty” business and civic leaders who are making a major impact in their respective fields and the civic life of the Boston area. Most recently, Michael Aden received SmartCEOs Future 50 Award in recognition of Blue Vase Marketings fast paced growth.
Alden has established a long-standing corporate objective of community involvement fostering an environment in which Blue Vase employees contribute thousands of dollars and volunteer hours to groups such as YMCA of the North Shore, the North Shore United Way, Beverly Bootstraps and the Beverly Children’s Learning Center (where he is also a member of the Board).
Recently, Alden has spearheaded personal product diversification by launching and growing companies involved in a wide spectrum of areas including distilled spirits, fantasy sports, artwork branding and merchandising and children’s personalized music.
Alden is the best-selling author of the book Ask More, Get More which has been listed at the top of Amazon, the Wall Street Journal and USA Today’s best-selling lists. Alden’s second bestselling book,, 5% More released August 2016, presents readers with a roadmap to success by applying small changes to yield extraordinary results. 5% More gained widespread acclaim and was selected as one of “The Best Books of the Month” for August in Business & Leadership by Amazon Editors. The book also reached the bestseller lists for Amazon, USA Today, and Barnes & Noble. Alden holds a Juris Doctorate from Suffolk University and a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Political Science from Springfield College.