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Senior Management

Alex Pacheco is experienced at recruiting, hiring, evaluating, and directing the work of . . .

  • Law firms, Civil and Criminal Attorneys, In-house Counsel
  • Corporate Vice-Presidents, Executive Directors
  • Communication & Public Relations Directors
  • Advertising Agencies, Public Affairs Directors
  • Legislative & International Campaign Directors, Federal Lobbyists
  • Investigation Directors, Ex Law Enforcement Officers
  • Finance Directors, CPA's, Information Technology Directors
  • Real estate attorneys & brokers, mortgage specialists, etc.
  • Development Directors, Education & Audio Visual Directors


He has collaborated with friends, allies and supporters: musical producer and Boston founder Tom Scholz, fashion designer Oleg Cassini, Grant Alexander of Days of Our Lives, Fred Schneider of The B-52's, Kim Basinger, Alec Baldwin, and Kevin Nealon of Saturday Night Live at a campaign kick-off event in NYC.

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Videos

Pacheco considers video/film to be a critical, essential tool for rapid success in advocacy work. He believes that fighting a campaign with weak or no visuals is like being forced to fight with one hand tied behind your back.

Pacheco is responsible for producing, directing, script writing, storyboarding, and editing approximately 30 compelling television commercials, videos, and public service announcements. He has produced numerous promotional, lobbying, campaign, and educational video productions.  

He arranged for virtually all productions to include appearances by respected Members of Congress and public officials, and for all productions to be narrated by well known celebrities ranging from Candice Bergen, Alec Baldwin, and Kim Basinger to Paul McCartney.

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Litigation

JURISDICTIONS

Pacheco has managed criminal and civil attorneys in many lawsuits in many courts nationwide.

  • Hawaii to Boston
  • L.A. to Florida
  • Michigan to New Orleans 
  • Washington D.C. to Texas 
  • Maryland to Reno to Virginia
  • Pennsylvania to Las Vegas 
  • up to and including the U.S. Supreme Court -- twice.  

For twenty years, Pacheco has had experience in closely directing and scrutinizing many attorneys, many briefs, their legal strategies, motions and pleadings, making sure everything is timely filed and that grounds for appeal are not lost, and more.

COURTS 

He has managed and directed litigation in the:

  • Federal Courts
  • State Courts
  • District Courts
  • Circuit Courts
  • Appellate Courts
  • Superior Courts

MANY ROLES, AND PARTIES

Pacheco has served many times as plaintiff, defendant, appellant, and respondent. He has effectively directed the litigation of multiple lawsuits in multiple jurisdictions simultaneously. At the same time, he has handled multiple, sensitive, high level attorneys from Texas' Race Horse Haines to D.C.'s Democratic Party's Abbe Lowell.

Pacheco has the ability to go out and raise the significant sums of money needed to pay for everything from costly, expedited trial transcripts and multiple law firms to flying multiple lawyers across the country. He is experienced at directing real estate attorneys, brokers, agents, mortgage specialists, and other real estate investment industry specialists.

IRS

Pacheco successfully fought off a personal audit and a business audit by the IRS, audits which the IRS later admitted were politically instigated.

He is experienced in many evidentiary rules and procedures, in techniques for giving effective testimony during cross examination in open court and during depositions, in evidence handling, chain of custody, and more. Pacheco can balance, on one hand, the need to keep the judge happy, while on the other hand, the need to maximize media coverage at the same time.

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Pet Adoptions Online

Alex Pacheco co-founded 1-800-SAVE-A-PET.com, which is ranked in the top 3 in its field world wide.

He co-produced this free, nationwide, pet adoption service that allows the public to search for up to 30,000 animals by age, size, breed, location, and more, and find targeted animals/pets who are available for adoption from thousands of dog pounds, humane societies, animal rescue groups, and shelters.

He has structured and led the business to expand from 0 animal/pet adoptions per year to over 7,000 adoptions/pets saved per year. He produced strategic planning that grew the number of company website page visits from 0 per year to 81,000,000 per year and the successful recruitment of approximately 3,000 businesses to participate in the company's expansion program. He played a leadership role in creating a business plan that increased the number of website visitors from 0 per year to over 7,000,000 unique visitors per year.

Pacheco co-founded a nonprofit IRS tax exempt business that is extremely successful in its specialty, which is intercepting people on their way to buy pets at pet shops and convincing them to instead adopt and save homeless animals through this free service.

This company, created by Pacheco, is a company name that . . .

  • is the company's toll free phone number.
  • is the company's website name.
  • is the company's legal name all in one.
  • a company publicly supported by celebrities such as Kelsey Grammar, Drew Barrymore, and others.       
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Fundraising

Alex Pacheco is self taught, and he began with no business experience, no training, no money, no staff, no office, no members, no college degree, and no job. He is responsible for fundraising, and he brought in over $60,000,000 during his last five years in D.C.  

  • He increased the organizational income from $0 per year to $16,000,000 annually before leaving; so the income reached $25,000,000 in 2000.
  • He increased the membership base from 2 members to over 700,000 paying members before leaving. In 2006 it reached 1,000,000. 
  • He is a proven, effective start up leader who increased the development budget from $0 to over $2 million per year.

Pacheco oversaw the production of high end special events in many venues such as . . .

    • the Democratic Club on Capital Hill
    • The Kennedy Center
    • the Ritz Carlton 
    • the Willard Intercontinental
    • the Palladium
    • Radio City Music Hall
    • . . . and many others.

His largest single special event to date is a Black Tie Gala at Paramount Studios with 1,000 guests (Charles Bronson, Colombo, et. al.) that was hosted by Paul McCartney, Kim Basinger, Alec Baldwin, Ellen DeGeneres, and Woody Harrelson. It was underwritten by John Paul and John Paul Mitchell Systems, and it had live performances by Paul McCartney, Chrissey Hynde of the Pretenders, and The B-52's. 

    • Aired on VH1
    • Raised over $2,000,000  

Pacheco increased the total number of employees from 0 to over 140 full time employees.

His specialty is Major Donor recruitment and development of  $25,000 to $100,000 per year donors. 

  • Single largest cash gift brought in to date: $1 million.
  • Single largest one lump sum bequest brought in to date: $3.6 million.

He increased Development Department staffing from 0 to over a dozen. He has a proven record of securing numerous Foundation Grants. He is experienced at recruiting, hiring, evaluating, and directing the work of Development Directors.  

Pacheco has substantial Direct Mail experience. He has mailed an average of 12 million pieces of cold mail annually. He co-created constant flow of tailored mail campaigns for warm and cold markets.

Pacheco oversaw a $500,000 promotional merchandise program, and he produced his own label and brand. He also oversaw production and marketing of music albums/CD's featuring songs by The Red Hot Chili Peppers, The B-52's, Chrissey Hynde, k.d. Lang, Paul McCartney, and many others.

He is recognized as an accomplished no frills go-getter who has never sought nor accepted a dollar of tax funds. Instead, spends money suing the government to force it to enforce the few laws that exist against cruelty to animals.

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Media

Alex Pacheco has 20 years experience in branding, public relations, advertising, marketing, and promotions. He is experienced in generating media coverage nationally and internationally.

He has extensive experience at producing and organizing standing-room-only news conferences from:

  • Donald Trump's Atlantic City Taj Majal Casino to Australia                    
  • Honolulu to Holland
  • Texas to Taiwan
  • Canada to Costa Rica

Pacheco has conducted countless print and electronic interviews over 20 years, and he is experienced at producing effective news releases, talking points, fact sheets, reports, and more. 

He has performed P.R. work in Australia and New Zealand with Paul and Linda McCartney, for a Paul McCartney concert tour. He was hand picked by Paul McCartney to carry out publicity work in Australia and New Zealand with Paul and Linda McCartney where he handled P.R. for all news conferences before each concert in an effort to promote a cruelty free diet and lifestyle on behalf of Paul McCartney, on part of a world concert tour.

He has successfully arranged and handled media frenzy events in Taiwan with actor Steven Seagal, for the purpose of passing landmark national legislation outlawing cruelty to animals.

Pacheco has prepared for and been interviewed by major media outlets worldwide, such as:

  1. Virtually every major media broadcast outlet from the NBC Nightly News to the Soviet News Agency TASS.
  2. Many articles in publications such as Town & Country Magazine, The Wall Street Journal, The L.A. Times, USA Today, Chicago Tribune, Miami Herald, Rolling Stone, etc.
  3. Front-page stories in the Washington Post and New York Times to the cover of New Yorker Magazine. 

     

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V.I.P. Recruiting

Pacheco has had the pleasure of recruiting, cultivating and working with VIP's and public figures such as - 

  • Dr. Jane Goodall, Founder, The Jane Goodall Institute, with National Geographic
  • Dr. Jan Moorjankowski, Co-Founder, Director of LEMSIP, New York University's Laboratory for Experimental Medicine and Surgery in Primates, one of the  largest endangered  chimpanzee populations in the world with approximately 300 chimpanzees used in intensive biomedical AIDS research, hepatitis, etc.
  • Dr. Geza Teleki, world renown primatologist, George Washington University
  • Dr. Biruté Galdikas, Founder, The Orangutan Foundation International
  • Dr. Roger Fouts, Founder, The Washoe Foundation, human/animal sign language pioneer, Central Washington University
  • Dr. Neal Barnard, President, Founder, Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine
  • G. Gordon Liddy, Former FBI Agent under President Nixon
  • James Taylor
  • Candice Bergen
  • Alec Baldwin
  • Kim Basinger
  • Woody Harrelson
  • Rue McClanahan
  • Bea Arthur
  • Peter Falk
  • Kevin Nealon  
  • Steven Seagal
  • Sir Paul McCartney
  • Eddie Vedder / Pearl Jam
  • Chrissey Hynde / The Pretenders
  • The B-52's
  • Elvira  
  • Grace Slick / Jefferson Starship
  • Tom Scholz / Boston
  • k d  Lang
  • The Go-Go's
  • Director Wolfgang Peterson
  • Prince Agha Kahn
  • Radio legend Paul Harvey  
  • St. Louis Cardinals Baseball Manager Tony La Russa
  • NBA Houston Rockets owner Leslie Alexander
  • NFL St. Louis Rams owner Georgia Frontiere
  • Donald Trump
  • Oleg Cassini

 . . . and the late

  • Doris Duke
  • Phil Hartman
  • Richard Kiley
  • River Phoenix
  • Linda McCartney