Alex Hammer was a 2006 Independent candidate for Governor of Maine.
He is the owner of Media 2.0, including Politics 2.0 (www.hammer2006.blogspot.com). Politics 2.0 focuses on "What's now and what's next" in Presidential politics and politics generally. Alex is a columnist for The Magic City Morning Star (www.magic-city-news.com) and a regular guest columnist for The Moderate Voice (www.themoderatevoice.com). Previously, for a decade, Alex was owner of HSC Media, a five-division NYC area based online media company.
Alex is a 1983 graduate of The University of Maine, where he was a USAA National Scholar, #1 graduate in the College of Arts & Sciences and All-Eastern United States Division 1 Athlete. He also possesses a Master's Degree in Clinical Psychology, from Temple University in Philadelphia.