Patrick Hadley has been an entrepreneur for more than 20 years. Born and raised outside of Boston, he graduated in 1990 from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. Upon graduation, he worked in sales and marketing for Unilever and Becton Dickenson before venturing out on his own in 1994 when he launched Hadley Media in New York City and published UniverCity &, a popular college entertainment magazine. The publication expanded to 10 markets before being sold in 2001 and Hadley Media focused on experiential marketing services and live events.

Hadley Media, is now an award-winning experiential marketing agency based in San Marcos, California with clients that include FOX Broadcasting, FX Network, NETFLIX, Marvel, USA Network, Cartoon Network, Adult Swim, NBC Universal, SYFY Network, Nickelodeon, Levi’s, TBS, and many more.

Patrick is also the producer of three films, Finding Center, a documentary about Autism; Four For Four; a documentary about a four time NCAA wrestler and the feature film The Other Side of the Tracks which was distributed on Showtime Networks and premium cable network worldwide via 20th Century Fox Television International.

Patrick has volunteered as a youth sports coach for many years. He serves on the Board of Directors for the San Marcos Chamber of Commerce and has been nominated and participated in the US Navy ‘Leaders To Sea’ program. He and his wife Katie celebrated their 19th anniversary this year and have two children.