One year after earning a BBA in Marketing from the University of Georgia in 2001, Cade founded Shred-X Secure Document Destruction. Shred-X is now the largest independent shredding company in the Southeast and in 2012 was named as one of the 100 fastest growing businesses in the state of Georgia. Cade is a member of the Executive Council of the NFIB of Georgia and a Vice-Chairman of the NFIB SAFE Trust PAC. The University of Georgia recently named Cade as one 40 most distinguished UGA graduates under the age of 40.
Cade regularly appears in the media discussing small business issues and has been featured on Fox News, CNN, and in the Wall Street Journal. Cade and his wife, Katie, and son, Cade Jr., live in Brookhaven.