ACCOMPLISHED CAREER SPANNING SIX DECADES
Patrick Franzen's accomplished 50 Year Employment Career in the Consumer Packaged Goods Industry, starting in 1971 at age 12 with Capitol Newspapers, and progressing vertically within the "Corporate CPG Management Arena" through the year 2020. This encompasses close to 40 years of experience as a Corporate CPG Manager, being assigned to 9 different diverse management positions held throughout his corporate career while employed with both Fortune 500 and International Employers that include the Campbell Soup Co, Tyson Foods, ConAgra Brands, Sara Lee, and Nissin Foods (USA) - He is a 6-Time Fortune 500 Award Winning Corporate Sales Manager with a career-long documented record of superior business results in large, highly competitive CPG categories. Consistently recognized as a results oriented manager throughout his career. A strategic thinker with excellent consumer, CPG Industry, and account insight. Motivational Leader with proven ability to identify, attract, and develop new businesses and individuals that inspires multifunctional teams towards delivering on corporate objectives.
Running parallel with his successful corporate management career, author Patrick Franzen has published over 15 non-fiction career publications, one achieving Amazon Best Seller status in 2006. During this same time-frame, he has also acquired over 35 Years of experience as a corporate hiring manager. Patrick's viable corporate management experience and earned career wisdom spanning five decades is vast which has resulted in the author garnering a viable knowledge career platform of the corporate employment arena.
Patrick is a well traveled corporate executive manager who has traveled over 2 Million Career Business Miles for his employers throughout his close to four-decade-long corporate career. Patrick's exposure to very diverse, demographical business operations and people throughout his career resonates throughout all his publications.
Patrick's corporate career wisdom and earned knowledge of the employment landscape resonates within all his publications that has helped and assisted thousands of readers across the U.S. towards them achieving enhanced career success during the past two decades.
From a personal side, Patrick has been married for over 36 years to his wonderful wife Lisa. Also, Patrick has been very active via his volunteer work starting at age 15 through age 62, encompassing over 2,000 hours of career volunteer contributions.
Lastly, Patrick was a accomplished Student Athlete starting in High School and at the NCAA level. He earned 5 Athletic Letters at the University level and 7 Athletic Letters at the High School level. He is a 2-Time High School Basketball Champion, 2-Time All-Conference selection in Basketball at both the High School and University Level. He is also a 3-Time Top Three Finisher in the NFL/Ford Punt, Pass, and Kick competition.