Alex Blair

I love creating tangible things that tell a story and fit together like puzzle pieces.

Alex is a multifaceted Marketing Strategist whose aptitude for translating complex ideas into easy-to-read content motivates readers to action. With experience managing communication strategies for everything from boutique retail outlets and social startups to Fortune 500 companies, Alex knows that the key to effective marketing is understanding who your audience is and how they liked to be reached. Which is why as a member of CHIEF’s Strategy Team, Alex works with clients to develop messaging platforms and strategic outreach plans that push the needle and drive real results. From developing content to measuring its impact, Alex is motivated by finding the perfect balance of earned and paid media to inspire stakeholders and consumers alike.

Alex earned his BA in International Studies from Baylor University.

Hometown

I grew up in Texas, but I’ve been living in DC for six years. 

Noteworthy Story or Next Adventure

‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬I recently hiked the Camino de Santiago across all of Spain. It was amazing meeting people from all over the world and walking through beautiful countryside and 1,000 year-old villages.

Favorite App/Book/Pub

My current favorite podcasts are Radiolab, ReplyAll and Embedded.‬‬‬

DC Go-to's

I’m always on the hunt for the best Mexican food in DC—I’m a big fan of El Chilango, El Chucho and Taqueria Habanero!