Alex Clark

Founder and CEO, Press Patron

Twitter: @kiwialexnz
Alex Clark (New Zealand) is the founder of PressPatron, a funding platform that provides payments and membership infrastructure across a network of media websites. Alex is a former editor, journalist and media researcher. His MA thesis evaluated a range of new business models for journalism, including a comparative analysis of voluntary memberships, donations, paywalls and content bundling. PressPatron launched in New Zealand and Australia in 2017, and recently began expanding into the USA.