Justin Crawford, senior consultant at Strategic Partnerships Inc. (SPI), brings an abundance of experience in successfully managing collaborative initiatives between public and private sector firms. His background and the time spent in these endeavors honed a unique set of skills that provide valuable insight to clients of SPI.
Justin provided civic outreach support for a large financial services firm for many years. In that role he was responsible for directing the civic engagement program for Texas, Arizona, Louisiana, Colorado, and Oklahoma. He facilitated meetings between internal market executives and local, state, and federal officials.
He also was responsible for all networking activities that involved community organizations, elected officials, non-profits, and stakeholders at all jurisdictional levels. His experience in a large public relations/governmental affairs company early in his career prepared him well and allowed him to develop the unique skills that are required for successful collaborative initiatives between public and private sector entities.
Justin also worked for a leading business advisory firm where he worked with Fortune companies in multiple industries. His position there included providing assistance with crisis management, global media intelligence, government relations, constituency reporting and analytics. His industry agnostic expertise has played a crucial role in his success.
Prior to joining the SPI Team, Justin launched the first membership-based service and repair company of high-end European vehicles in the United States. His entrepreneurial bent and his tenure as a business owner helped him develop a profound commitment to helping companies of all types grow their business revenues.
Justin holds a master’s degree in political science and bachelor’s degree in mass communications and advertising from Texas State University.