After retirement, Alex established the Tampa Office of a large defense contractor and expanded its operations globally. He successfully won and managed a diversified product portfolio worth over $150M of US Government and commercial business. Under Alex’s leadership building a strong employee culture, the business unit he leads was named one of the Top Work Places in Tampa for five consecutive years – 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, and 2021. Alex graduated from The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina, with a B.S. in Business Management.