A former college baseball player, coach, sportscaster and radio talk show host. Now Director of Marketing for Taylor Made
, the world's #1 seller of Thoroughbred racehorses.
Patrick has a lifetime of experience in Sales, Marketing & Communications, including work for the NCAA, NFL (National Football League), Minor League Baseball and the Tennis Masters Cup.
Played baseball on scholarship for the University of Kentucky and spent the summer of 1999 playing baseball in China.
Spent five years in radio and television as a play-by-play announcer, talk show host and producer.
Among the early pioneers of Internet broadcasting, on March 6th, 2000
, Patrick became one of the first play-by-play announcers in history to broadcast a baseball game live over the Internet (Major League Baseball did not begin broadcasting live on the Internet until August 26, 2002
Patrick holds a Sociology degree from the University of Kentucky and a Master's Certification in Neuro-linguistic Psychology (NLP).
His advertisements have appeared in magazines world-wide and his innovative global marketing campaigns have helped Taylor Made sell millions of dollars worth of Thoroughbred racehorses, including the sale of Horse of the Year, Havre de Grace, for a world-record price of 10 million dollars.
He blogs about Sales, Marketing and Customer Service through the lens of Social Psychology at www.PatrickMahan.com
Completely random list of my interests:
Marketing, Advertising, Psychology, human behavior, consumer psychology, sales training, Social Media, graphic design, copywriting, analytics, influence, persuasion, hypnosis, NLP, magic, success literature, personal development, self-improvement, hot sauce, chili peppers, spicy food, Chinese food, paranormal stuff, visiting historic places, business development, branding, strategic planning, statistics, management, leadership, horror movies, theme parks, Halloween, The Walking Dead, BatMan, travelling to big cities, site seeing, customer service, customer experience, user interface design, etc.