Patricia Palacios - President & CEO
As President and CEO, Patti guides the overall vision of GlobauxSource.
Patti has spent the last 39 years in the Hospitality industry, with the last 18 years as a Vice President with Helms Briscoe. Patti’s leadership is easily noticed by her ability to maintain long-lasting relationships and partnerships with both her clients and hotel partners. Over the years, she has developed the knowledge necessary to exceed her client’s needs and expectations.
Patti is a former Vice President of Helms Briscoe. In 2007, she was promoted from Regional Vice President to Vice President, and has been recognized with Helms Briscoe’s top two awards: the Rainmaker Award, given to the company’s top producer, and she was one of the company’s first Hall of Fame Award recipient. In addition, Patti has been the recipient of the Chairman’s Award three times, Master’s Award two times, and President’s Club two times.
Prior to Helms Briscoe, Patti worked for several prominent hotels, such as Westin Hotels and Resorts, The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, and Stouffer Hotels. She was a leader in the opening of Westin Detroit and Westin Galleria in Houston, as well as The Ritz-Carlton Dearborn.
For over 18 years, Patti has developed, recruited, and managed a team of 60 associates from Texas to Michigan. Her diverse experiences have made her an expert in the field of Strategic Meeting Management. Patti’s leadership has been the driving force of her team’s success in booking over 70 million in room revenue.
Patti is President of SITE Texas and a member of P.C.M.A. She was a member of The New Orleans Advisory Board and is a current member of Ft. worth Advisory Board. She has served as the Co-chair for Meeting Professionals International “Kids Charity Ball.” Patti has also sponsored several community events, including the “Black Tie Dinner,” which supports the Human Rights Campaign and other organizations, the annual Buckner Holiday Party, supporting underprivileged children, and ECPAT.
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