Adria has become very active in cloud apps for business, social media and digital advocacy. She is a popular speaker at blogging and technology conferences. In 2009 Adria launched Freshworkshops to focus on technology training for business professionals. The website provides live, online training in small class sizes for WordPress blogging, social media, website development, SEO,GTD productivity, Microsoft Office and more. Adria holds her Microsoft MCSA, MCDST and A+ certifications.
Not only does Richards know her IT, but she goes against the stereotype that technology is a man's world. Her site, ButYoureAGirl.com, speaks to the challenges she and other small business owning women face in the IT industry.