Alexander P. Haig: In loving memory of our former Strategic Advisor
Alexander P. Haig served as a director of Worldwide Associates,Inc., a firm representing multi-national corporations and early stage development companies in marketing and business strategies. From 1992 to 1996, Mr. Haig also served as president to US-CIS Ventures, a privately held company active in transactions and projects in China and the former Soviet Union.
He had worked since 1988 on a wide range of projects for Worldwide Associates with particular emphasis on aerospace and pharmaceutical technologies and was active in providing strategic and financial advice to a wide range of companies from their early stage to initial public offering, including America Online, Inc. Previously a partner in a large private law firm, Mr. Haig concentrated on international trade and corporate matters.
He received his undergraduate and law degrees from Georgetown University.
John Dunlap: Strategic Advisor
John started his career in advocacy and consulting in early 2004. His practice area is focused in crisis communication, procurement, local government, executive branch and legislative advocacy and environmental consulting. His client base includes: production agriculture, trade associations, equipment manufacturers, automotive, petroleum, land-use development, home-owners associations, the insurance industry, the dairy and citrus industries, restaurants, and a host of hospitality and tourism organizations. John serves as Chairman and spokesman for the Dairy Action Network, an association of dairy operators, their suppliers and conservationists. He has extensive experience with coalition advocacy and development, as well as implementation of communication campaigns aimed at earning community and political support.
Formerly, John served as President and CEO of the 20,000 member California Restaurant Association(CRA). He was hired by the CRA in November 1998 to lead the 98 year-old southern-California based trade association into the 21st century. John oversaw all aspects of the CRA's services, including governmental affairs and local outreach.