A founder of PoliceOne and its parent company, the Praetorian Group, Alex has been developing web sites and online technology for law enforcement and public safety for the past twelve years and is highly committed to providing the information and tools that first responders need to better protect their communities and come home safe at the end of the day. He’s widely recognized as one of the leading minds in bringing online technology to the challenges first responders face on a day to day basis. He has also served as the primary product architect behind PoliceOne.com, Blutube.com, PoliceGrantsHelp.com, the PoliceOne Academy and the numerous other public safety websites that Praetorian has created.
As CEO, he has led Praetorian to a growth rate of more than 20 percent per year, with 20 straight quarters of profitability and national recognition as a finalist for the 2011 U.S. Chamber of Commerce small business of the year award. Alex’s background spans from online media, Web development and design to marketing and business strategy. He’s also been a strong support of the National Law Enforcement Officer’s Memorial Fund. Prior to founding PoliceOne, he was a consultant advising multiple Fortune 100 companies, including GM, IBM and Harley-Davidson. Alex graduated from Dartmouth College and is the primary contributor at ThinkOnlineNow.com, a blog focused on the discussion of online marketing and new media.