Pat Patton has owned a public relations firm, Born Wild - Innovative Promotions, for fourteen years, and has worked with a diverse list of clients in a variety of industries such as economic development, car dealerships, restaurants, hotels, arts and entertainment, including a local ballet company, a jazz club, a national recording artist, corporate clients, and charitable organizations.
Pat won the Bay Area Houston Economic Partnership’s Image Award for Promotions in May 2005, and was a Media Contact for astronaut Neil Armstrong for the 2004 Rotary National Award for Space Achievement (RNASA) Banquet, and Media Contact for Walter Cronkite for the 1999 Rotary National Award for Space Achievement (RNASA) Banquet.
Pat has an internet interview show, Pat Patton's Interviews, on the Guidry News Service Online News Station, GuidryNews.com, that focuses on accomplishing dreams and living lives of excellence. One of Pat’s current interviews is with award winning songwriter, performer, and national recording artist Kelly McGuire - PatPattonKellyMcGuireInterview.
Pat writes and photographs the CLICK column, a community events column with both print and photos, for the Bay Area Houston Magazine, www.baygroupmagazines.com, and is also a photojournalist - RNASAGUIDRYARTICLEPATTONMAY22010. In addition to her CLICK column, she is a features writer for the Bay Area Houston Magazine, and wrote the History of NASA for NASA’s 50th Anniversary. The articles are placed on the Pat Patton's Interviews page on the Guidry News Service Online News Station - Patton50thNASAarticles. Pat previously wrote the “Buzz”, a community events column, and the “BizBuzz”, a business column, for Baycomber and Bay Runner Magazines for six years.
Pat has six years of radio experience: six years on Star Radio 101.5 FM KSTB, including her radio interview show “Just Tell Pat”, and her community events radio show Pat Patton’s “What’s Happening Around the Bay”, and one year on KGBC AM 1540 with her community events radio show “What’s Happening in the Bay”.
In Pat’s eleven years experience with her internet interview and radio interview shows and event coverage, she has interviewed a variety of special guests including astronauts, film and television actors, national country western entertainers, TV personalities, community and business leaders, and local, city, and state elected officials. She has also covered events such as the 2002 World Space Congress, and Governor Rick Perry’s 2003 Inaugural.
Pat has been a member of the Bay Area Houston Economic Partnership for sixteen years. She is involved with many of the local community, business, and charitable events in the Bay Area Houston region, and has been modeling at community fashion shows for eleven years. Pat is also a Master of Ceremonies, a public speaker, and has performed with national recording artist Kelly McGuire, the Fab 5, and other bands.
Pat has a strong belief in helping the community, and has helped raise millions of dollars over the last thirteen years for numerous Bay Area Houston non-profit organizations and charities through her press releases, articles, magazine columns, and radio shows, and also through organizing charitable events and acting as a Master of Ceremonies.
A magazine article about Pat’s career, Local Media Women Excel, was in the August 2010 Bay Area Houston Magazine - PatPattonWomeninMediaBAHMAugust2010.
For more information, contact Pat Patton at 281-701-2930, Pat@GuidryNews.com or PATHOUSTON6@aol.com.