With more than 30 years of experience in public relations, government affairs, marketing services and business development, Alex has built a strong reputation as a valued partner for senior executives across multiple industries.
A hands-on manager who spends the majority of his time working directly with clients, Alex offers the combination of corporate and financial knowledge, operational expertise and strategic counsel that companies need to seize opportunities and compete aggressively in a fast-moving business environment.
Prior to founding Stanton, Alex started and successfully scaled several communications firms including Dorf & Stanton Communications, a national PR agency that was sold to Shandwick (now a unit of the Interpublic Group), and Stanton Crenshaw Communications, which quickly emerged as a market leader and received recognitions such as “Mid-Size PR Agency of the Year” from PRWeek Magazine and “Best New Agency” from Inside PR.
Alex has developed and managed effective PR and marketing programs that have received numerous industry awards and is a frequent speaker on business strategy, marketing and communications issues.
Alex has served as President of the Public Relations Society of America in New York and is currently a Director of YPO/WPO. He also sits on the boards of several companies and national charitable organizations.