Alex Lundry

Alex Lundry
VP, Research Director, TargetPoint Consulting

Website | @alexlundry

Alex Lundry is Vice President and Director of Research at TargetPoint Consulting where he works as a political pollster, microtargeter, data-miner and data-visualizer. As a pollster, he has conducted surveys and moderated focus groups on subjects spanning the race for the White House all the way to big budget Hollywood movies. He is one of the country’s leading experts on electoral targeting, voter analytics and political data-mining, responsible for the microtargeting programs of presidential candidates, national membership and advocacy organizations, and Fortune 10 companies. Alex is also a creator, connoisseur and critic of political data visualizations and infographics, and his work in this field has been featured by Wired Magazine, Fast Company, and the Washington Post. In 2009, Politics Magazine named him a “Rising Star” and he is an adjunct instructor of Political Quantitative Methodology at both Georgetown and Johns Hopkins University.

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Location: Murray Hill Suite A
Alex Lundry (TargetPoint Consulting)
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Politically charged data visualization emerged over the last election cycle as a provocative and powerful means of persuasive communication. We’ve seen organizational charts used as protest signs and the White House regularly releases infographics. With these political “chart wars” as a backdrop, this presentation will show you how to be a smart consumer of data visualizations and infographics. Read more.

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