Alex Skatell

Founder and CEO, Independent Journal.


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Alex Skatell is the Founder and CEO of Independent Journal, a cutting edge news company located just outside of D.C. that serves millions of Americans daily with shareable, informative and mobile friendly content. In less than three years, IJ.com has grown to a staff of more than 65 reporters and writers covering politics, culture and current events, and the site has quickly become one of the most trafficked websites in the U.S. with more than 35 million monthly unique visitors, and has become one of the 10 most trafficked mobile sites in the country. Additionally, Skatell help to found the award-winning mobile news app Shuffle, and a leading digital consulting agency, IMGE.

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