Patrick’s 30-year career spans advertising, marketing and research. He has worked on brands such as Jif, Faultless Starch, H&R Block, PetSmart, Hershey, Ultra Brite toothpaste, Science Diet and many others. Patrick has experience in all phases of new product development resulting in the launch of close to two dozen new products. His consumer research background has helped to revitalize brands such as Twizzlers and Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups. While he loves the process of research to find the “truth,” he always brings it back to how the findings will impact the business.
To say Patrick is a runner is something of an understatement. He has completed a marathon in all fifty states and is now focusing on ultra-marathons. The longest distance he has completed (to date!) is 62 miles. A graduate of Allegheny College, Patrick has been involved in a number of community causes. He and his wife are empty nesters with two grown daughters. They live in Anthem.
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