Alex MacKinnon attended Brandon High School & graduated from FSU in 1986. He went to work on Wall Street before joining the family business in 1989. During his time at MacKinnon Equipment, he served in many capacities before eventually becoming president. In 2017 he & his father sold the business to a large international corporation. After exiting the business in 2019 Alex became a C12 Chair & eventually purchasing C12 of Tampa Bay. Alex & his wife have 7 children, 6 grandchildren & live in Tampa.