Alan Heymann is President of Blue Drop and Chief Marketing Officer of DC Water.
At DC Water, Alan leads the utility’s efforts to expand its revenue base by marketing products and services to new customers. He also serves as a member of the executive team and as a senior adviser to the CEO/General Manager. Most recently, Alan was Vice President of Communications for the Humane Society of the United States. He led a team of more than 100 people in seven departments in producing and disseminating hundreds of pieces of content across multiple platforms every month for the global advocacy organization.
From 2010-2013, Alan served as Chief of External Affairs for DC Water. Under the direction of the General Manager, he led a nationally-recognized rebranding campaign that reconnected the utility with its customers and reminded them of the value of water in their lives. He launched an aggressive tap-water marketing effort that continues to this day, established DC Water’s social media presence and expanded the Authority’s government relations efforts.
Earlier in his career, Alan was a television reporter, producer and anchor in his native Illinois. He has a Bachelor of Science in Journalism from Northwestern University’s Medill School and a Juris Doctorate from The George Washington University Law School, and is a member of the Bar in Illinois and the District of Columbia.
Alan enjoys running half-marathons and serving as a member of the board of his local PTA.
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