Alex has holistic career-experience that guides his passion to help entrepreneurs achieve higher levels of employee engagement and greater business success. He is a Certified EOS® Implementer and Partner at ProfitWorks, LLC, which he founded in 1996. He is a lifelong entrepreneur and has consulted with hundreds of companies, helping them experience new levels of fiscal growth and cultural health.
Alex has extensive experience in all functional areas of business. He was responsible for developing new product offerings at Elmer’s Products and revitalizing and refocusing business operations at a century-old chocolate manufacturer. He most recently led the leadership team at Ownership Thinking, a company dedicated to creating cultures of employees who think and act like owners. With his confident and insightful approach, Alex is passionate about helping companies gain Traction® and greater performance using these models as well as his extensive business knowledge.
A sought-after public speaker, Alex delivers high-value content by sequentially building on concepts and engaging his audiences in a robust Q &A. His presentation style ensures that attendees leave with practical new skills and knowledge relevant to their business issues. A top-ranked Vistage speaker, Alex presents internationally to the CEO and C-level members of this world-class executive organization.
Alex is a supporter and active member of the NCEO, attending their regional and national conferences throughout the year. He earned his B.A. in Psychology from Hamilton College, his MBA from The Max. M. Fisher College of Business at Ohio State and was class Valedictorian for his graduate program.
Alex and his wife, Christine, live in Columbus, OH. He is an accomplished athlete and has completed twelve sprint triathlons in the last seven years. Early in life, Alex spent a year in Los Angeles, performing improvisation comedy while pursuing an acting career. He credits this experience for giving him hands-on training in thinking quickly on his feet in business. It has also made him a reliable source of humor for his family and friends, and nearly all of them laugh at his jokes.
Certified EOS Implementer