Alex Castellanos
Republican Media Consultant
    Alejandro (Alex) Castellanos was born in Havana, Cuba in 1954. Six years later his family fled the Castro regime, coming to America with a single suitcase and just eleven dollars. Today, he is a leading Republican political strategist and advertising consultant who has helped elect five US Senators, four Governors, and been an important player in three Presidential campaigns.

Castellanos was an advisor to Republican Presidential candidate Bob Dole. In 1992, he created over a dozen ads for the Bush-Quayle Campaign. He was one of the few political professionals invited by Roger Ailes to create commercials for the Bush- Quayle media team in 1988.

Castellanos's other clients have included Senators Fred Thompson, Jesse Helms, and Strom Thurmond. He has also done international work, advising leaders of foreign governments in mass media communications.

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