National Writer-at-Large @thrillist focused on resto/bar industry. 🍔 critic. 2017 #jbfa winner for profile. Soccer @whatahowler @SouthamptonFC/@celtics fan

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Biography

Kevin Alexander is Thrillist's National Writer-at-Large, focusing mainly on the restaurant and bar industry. He is a James Beard and SPJ Award Winner, has written for Esquire, The New Republic, Elle, Men's Journal, The Boston Globe, Howler, and many other publications, and is currently working on...

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@KAlexander03 — 3,754 followers, 5,648 tweets

Jul 24, 2017

@dinfontay just bummed this came out before I set the world ablaze with my 1800 word editorial "Don't go pee in bathrooms."

Jul 24, 2017

RT @heyfeifer: Where to put all your bylines when you write for free in exchange for "exposure" https://t.co/4xe2QUpSa5

Jul 24, 2017

@Wachepti @LauraHayesDC (*doffs cap* Was waiting for someone to finally call me out on that.)

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Awards

James Beard Foundation Journalism Award

2017 - Profile
I won the 2017 JBFA in the profile category for my look at NY Times restaurant critic Pete Wells.

Society of Professional Journalists Award

2004 - Mark of Excellence, Nonfiction Article
I won an SPJ Mark of Excellence Award for my Boston Magazine story "Boys Life," which followed the routines of three middle school students with very different backgrounds. It was an excerpt from my Boston University masters thesis.