Winston has over twenty years of public relations, marketing, and business experience. Winston is the founder of Lord & Associates, a media consultancy in Washington, D.C.
Most recently, Winston was a Principal at Portfolio Logic Management, a private equity firm founded by Jeff Zients, currently President Obama’s Chief Performance Officer. Prior, Mr. Lord served as the Executive Director of the Washington Baseball Club, a coalition that helped return Major League Baseball to Washington, D.C. Investors included the Founding Chairman of America Online, President Bill Clinton’s Budget Director, President George H. W. Bush’s campaign manager, General Colin Powell, and President Obama’s current Chief Performance Officer. Before directing the Washington Baseball Club, Winston built a PR and advertising firm that delivered media consulting services to select national organizations. His clients included General Powell’s America’s Promise, Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, National Geographic Channel Asia, and Priceline.
Winston is a Senior Advisor to the Emerging Media Research Council. Business Forward Magazine named him one of the “Top Forty Under Forty” business people in Washington, D.C. He has also been profiled in other publications including People Magazine, Washington Post, Politico, Roll Call and Washingtonian Magazine. Winston graduated from Yale University in 1990.