Alex Middleton is the Co-founder and principal of Champion Communications & PR. Having worked for the Globe and Mail and the CBC in London and Madrid, Alex returned to Calgary in 2004 and moved into communications. Alex has worked in the arts, energy, tech and non-profit sectors and ran communications for progressive parties, and candidates, municipally, federally and provincially including developing the communications strategy for Mayor Nenshi’s re-election campaign in 2017. Alex also worked as Special Adviser to Premier Rachel Notley’s Minister of Treasury and Finance. Founder of TEDxYYC and the first Director of ArtsVote, Alex is passionate about Calgary and helping to move the city forward in changing times.


Champion Communications & PR
Champion Communications & PR is an Alberta-based communications firm dedicated to championing people, organizations and causes that make our community a better place to live.
With more than 30 years of combined journalism and communications experience, our team knows how to effectively help your organization tell its stories. Champion specializes in developing and executing strategic communications plans, media training and relations, crisis communications and writing content that connects, from speeches to op-eds.


Join Alex and Annalise for the Tool Kit Talk: Media Relations session on Tuesday, October 20 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm.