Pat has over 30 years of experience in the packaging and processing machinery industry. He has a solid combination of technical, commercial and operation skill sets; to include multi-business group P&L experience. Pat has held positions in engineering, R&D, sales & marketing, project management, and executive leadership.
He is an accomplished executive with a track record of success leading a variety of business units and operational departments that have consistently exceeded targeted goals. Pat is particularly skilled at developing and leading high performance cultures by assembling cross-functional teams that have always set their focus on business-critical deliverables. Pat possesses a keen understanding of the complex interrelationships inherent in fast-paced manufacturing enterprises. He has a broad and diversified background at all levels of leadership, sales, marketing, process optimization, engineering, strategic planning, P&L growth, negotiations, and team development.
Prior to launching a successful consulting business, Pat was the President and COO of a privately held End of Line automation manufacturer. The company’s customer base predominantly included many of the Fortune 500 food and beverage manufacturers. Pat held this position for more than 10 years achieving an exemplary record of revenue and profit growth during his tenure. Pat has a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from University of Central Florida.