Sweepstakes Winners!

August 18, 2015

Before our new website launched, we advertised a sweepstakes.

The prizes?

First place gets a home bar master’s kit. Second through fourth places fight it out for collections of books on strategy, Asia, and the Middle East.

So who won?

1st Place: Clayton Kolb, who works for the Red Cross in Washington, DC and has been doing disaster work for about 7 years. He also got to see how the sausage is made working in New York State government for a few years. Kolb is a former infantryman in the U.S. Marine Corps and is currently a lieutenant  in the U.S. Navy Reserves. He is an unapologetic Mets fan in addition to being a proud husband and father of two children.

2nd Place: A lieutenant commander in the U.S. Navy and a helicopter pilot who prefers to remain unnamed.

3rd Place: An attorney who works for the U.S. government who prefers to remain unnamed.

4th Place: David Sokolow, who is a Senior Consultant at Booz Allen Hamilton, where he supports the U.S. Navy’s Strategy and Policy Division (OPNAV N51).  Previously, he’s served as Rosenthal Fellow in the Office of the Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Plans and worked as a Research Assistant in the International Security Program at the Center for Strategic and International Studies. He spent his first summer in DC as an intern at the Middle East Institute and looks forward to reading WOTR’s Middle East books package.


Thank you everyone for playing! We will have more of these in the future.

Image: Tsahi Levent-Levi, CC