WHO WE ARE
At the Patricia Green Group, we begin with an idea, a brainstorm, and a collective vision that results in key messaging directed at targeted consumers. From celebrities to engineers, from eco-friendly businesses, government agencies, and non-profits, to clients with billings in the millions, we build confidence and trust in our ability to produce a measurable outcome.
We recognize that an interconnected global community dictates a fresh approach that is rooted in ethics. Openness, dialogue, credibility, and transparency are the hallmark of our success. We commit to create branding opportunities across cultures, sub-cultures, and interests and live by corporate values of integrity, sustainability, and proven results that generate the buzz. Maximizing the competitive edge is the commitment of our multicultural and multi-generational team.
Founder & Chief Strategist
Patricia E. Green is an award-winning relationship marketer, public relations expert, speaker, and writer whose work reflects her understanding of communications strategies for a changing world. Her unique approach appeals to diverse segments, from business, government, and nonprofit leaders to the under-served, from high profile to global audiences. Patricia’s agency, The Patricia Green Group, evolved from its former life as I C Linkages, a relationship marketing and PR firm.
Patricia’s agency represented the largest African-American-owned environmental engineering and engineering design firm in the US. She presented trade talks in Kent and London, England and Rotterdam, Holland. The European Federation of Black Women Business Owners honored Patricia with the President’s Award. Former President George W. Bush, former Virginia Senator George Allen, and former Virginia Governor, now Senator Tim Kaine recognized her for establishing global linkages. Brooklyn, New York’s former Congressman Edolphus Towns noted Patricia’s contributions in the Congressional Record. Women in Communications presented her a First Place Matrix Award, annual report category. Much of Patricia’s success is rooted in her ability to cultivate strategic partners, trusted sources who deliver client messages to targeted consumer audiences. Her domestic and international partner database is in the thousands.
Notable celebrities with whom Patricia has had professional associations include recording artists, Kanye West, Trey Songz, and Erykah Badu, NBA All-Star and former New York Knick, Charles Oakley, and Haute Couture shoe designer, Vanessa Noel. Patricia was publicist to the late Dr. Donda West, managed the Kanye West Foundation’s first fundraiser, and executive produced the Virginia Icon, a youth vocal music competition.
A graduate of Virginia Union University, where she majored in sociology, Patricia holds two advanced degrees, one in Social Work, with a concentration in community organization and social planning, from Virginia Commonwealth University, and the other in Public Relations, from the Kogod School of Business Administration at the American University. She is a member of Leadership America and a 2009 Top 100 MBE. Patricia served on the VCU Alumni Association board, was secretary of the executive committee, and chaired the communications committee. She is a member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority.
RECENT AWARDS and HONORS
Natasha Garrett, PhD
Born in Macedonia, this citizen of the world uses her international education and translation/interpretation background to create strong bridges among people. Natasha works with people, companies, organizations, and governments from every continent. Her bachelors and masters degrees, both in English literature, are from La Roche College and Duquesne University. She received her PhD in Education from the University of Pittsburgh.
Kimberly Williams is President of Pulp Indigo and has more than a decade of practical experience writing for non-profits and businesses. From grant-writing and marketing copy to tweets and blog posts, Kimberly focuses on client needs to communicate messages across various media platforms. She holds a MBA from Mercer University and B.S. from North Carolina State University.
Businesses want their brands to move through the clutter of an over-saturated media landscape. That’s where Todd comes in; he understands human behavior and produces online content through social media channels that broaden distribution and generate the buzz. Whether tweens, teens, young adults or baby boomers, Todd builds relationships and motivates actions. He received his undergraduate degree in Sociology and Political Science from Virginia Tech and his Masters in Social Work from Virginia Commonwealth University.