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The case for negative campaigning – why people love it

October 14, 2019 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Alex Patton, political consultant and owner of Ozean Media

Oct 14th @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm

Bio: Alex Patton is a political consultant and political pollster living in Gainesville, FL. Alex is a “double gator” with a graduate degree from the University of Florida in political campaigning and political science. He was recognized as the program’s outstanding graduate.

Through his company, Ozean, he assists candidates, trade associations, and ballot initiatives navigate to victory across the United States – even the hard ones.

Through his second company, Meer Research, he assists political, corporate, and non-profit organizations with survey research and data analysis.

Alex has been a paid consultant on every level of political campaigns to include some brief international political experiences. Alex is experienced in all facets of political campaigning but is known for strategy, data analysis, political communication, and political media. Alex is the current chair and lead political consultant of Citizens for Energy Choices, the group attempting to pass Energy Choice on Florida’s November 2020 ballot.

Alex has won multiple national awards for political consulting and political media and is a trusted source for national press – appearing in Time, the Wall Street Journal, Politico, and every major newspaper in Florida. However, Alex is routinely outsmarted and mocked by trout throughout North Carolina streams.

Alex is married, has two children, and is well-known for his candid communication, fierce loyalty and competitive spirit.

Please register by Thursday, October 10th.



October 14, 2019
11:30 am - 1:00 pm


Wyndham Garden Conference Center
2900 SW 13th St
Gainesville, FL 32608 United States
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