Denise Patrick, Senior Strategist, is passionate about understanding and inspiring buyer behavior – just ask one of the 2,000 clients she’s served throughout her 18-year career. Denise is a respected consultant in marketing, advertising, branding and sales. She helps clients create persuasive message and motivate purchase through effective campaigns that truly integrate with sales.
Denise’s team has served a wide-range of clients including the Houston Community College, Halliburton, Moody Rambin, Huntsman, Shell Chemical Deer Park and many entrepreneurial clients, along with intrapreneurial divisions of large corporations. But her areas of specialty don’t stop there! Denise is a leader in marketing strategies such as brand messaging, intrapreneurial development, creative advertising and change management. Denise is also passionate about spreading the gospel of marketing. She has taught business owners the fundamentals of marketing for more than ten years and has appeared in many educational forums, including Rice University and the Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation at the University of Houston.
In recognition of her work, Denise has received many awards. Most recently, she was honored as one of the nation’s Women of Inspiration with a RAW Spirit Award and has been one of the few to receive a National Certification in Entrepreneurial Education. In addition, Denise received a Star Award from the University of Houston’s Small Business Development Center as Instructor of the Year, a Crystal Award from the Houston chapter of the American Marketing Association for her work with Merck Pharmaceuticals, the Entrepreneur of the Year Award from the Houston Association of Women Entrepreneurs and recognition as a small business advocate from the Greater Houston Partnership.