Industry & Services >> CEO Interviews >> September 25, 2012
Interview with the President and CEO: Alico, Inc. (ALCO)
JD Alexander is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Alico, Inc. He has held that position since February 2010. He is the Vice Chairman of the Alico board of directors and was appointed to that position in October 2009. He has extensive leadership experience in the private and government sectors as well as comprehensive knowledge of Alico’s operations. Mr. Alexander was the President and CEO of Atlantic Blue Group, Inc., from March 2005 to March 2012, and served as a Director from February 2004 to June 2012. Mr. Alexander served as a Florida State Senator from 2002 to 2012 and as a Florida State Representative from 1998 to 2002. He previously worked for Alico as Vice President, Citrus, from 1987 to 1997. Since August 2009, Mr. Alexander has served as a Director on the board of Global Growth Trust, Inc. Profile
TWST: When did Alico start operations and what are your activities?
Mr. Alexander: Alico, or the Atlantic Land & Improvement Company, was founded in 1960. The company was spun off