Patty has well over 20 years of experience in marketing and has been in the online space since 1998 where she developed an e-commerce program for a gourmet gift company into a million-dollar business. She has spent 18 years helping the wine industry gain traction online. She has since branched out to also help other industries grow their brands including restaurant, financial, legal, health and beauty, motorsports, landscape design, political activism, non-profits, transportation and logistics, and more. California Wine Marketing and her other business, Golden State Marketing, were founded in 2006.
Patty also teaches classes on various marketing topics for SCORE chapters across the country, business source centers, Women's Business Centers as well as other private seminars and individual or group private training. She is also a marketing advisor for Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce, mentoring business owners.
Patty served as Marketing Director on the Central Coast California board of NAWBO (National Association of Women Business Owners) 2019-2020, served as Chapter President for NAWBO Los Angeles 2020-2021 and currently serves on the board of the Venice Chamber of Commerce.