Patrick Carpenter

Patrick Carpenter
President, GRITT Business Coaching

Patrick is known for his unwavering commitment to client experience and positive long-lasting relationships. His life work is dedicated to honoring the thousands of employees who are just crazy enough to believe that all employees should be treated with unconditional positive regard and taught to understand the financials, reaping the rewards they helped create.

Patrick’s 30-year career includes senior management positions with two global Fortune 100 companies and international business assignments in Canada, Brazil, Mexico and the UK where he opened offices and launched new products. He also co-owned his own medical business, which he grew from $1 million in revenue to over $12 million in revenue in 4 years.

As senior leader, Patrick has served both large companies and small. During his career, he has developed over $300 million dollars in new business. He has worked with companies such as McKesson, Johnson & Johnson, TYCO, 3M, Novartis, Kiolbassa and New Belgium as well as public institutions such as John Hopkins University, Kansas University and the Mayo Clinic. Patrick also spent personal time to advance awareness in hypertension working with leaders from AHA and the World Health Organization.