Chief Strategy & Corporate Development Officer
Patrick leads strategic planning and corporate development, with a focus on identifying new market opportunities for growth and expansion.
Prior to joining YP in May 2013, Patrick spent more than 10 years at McKinsey & Company, a global management consulting firm, serving as a Partner in the firm’s Consumer Practice. In this role, he focused on strategy, growth and operations across a range of industries, including consumer packaged goods, consumer durables, hospitality, private equity, retail, media and telecommunications. Patrick also led the Consumer Digital Excellence initiative at McKinsey in North America, including online, e-commerce and multichannel operations across consumer industries.
Earlier in his career, Patrick served in finance and business development roles at the Borders Group, Inc. and as an analyst at Deloitte & Touche Consulting Group.
Patrick serves on the Board of Directors of Central Atlanta Progress, a private non-profit community development organization providing leadership, programs, and services to preserve and strengthen the economic vitality of Downtown Atlanta.
Patrick holds a BA degree in Economics and Political Science from the University of Michigan, a Master’s of Public Policy (MPP) from the University of Michigan Rackham Graduate School, and an MBA from the Harvard Business School. Patrick currently resides in Atlanta with his wife and two daughters.Return to the Executive Team