Chief Executive Officer
Patrice Barber is a recovering engineer, digital marketing tech leader, serial entrepreneur and international speaker. She is Founder/ CEO of Career Con-X, a SaaS Personal Branding Platform that connects business leaders to their Top 100 influencers for mission driven opportunities taking 87% of executives from “looking” to “landed” in under 90 days. Career Con-X platform provides a contact management app, online accelerator program and personal branding services to build a powerful sphere of influence with 20-50% more engagement in 15 minutes a day, attracting hidden opportunities, starting and scaling new business ventures driven by personal brand. Patrice has been featured in CoBiz Magazine, Denver Business Journal, Denver Post, Prospector, KNUS radio, is a frequent speaker at international entrepreneurial events, and guest lecturer at University of Denver and Regis University's MBA programs. Over 25 years’ experience in both corporate leadership for teams from 3 to 300 and building multiple startups with clients spanning five countries. Successfully sold three firms with one generating over $5M in gross revenue in 18 months. Her high-energy, actionable presentations bring audiences to action. Over 25 years’ experience in both corporate leadership for teams from 3 to 300 and building multiple startups with clients spanning five countries. Successfully sold three firms with one generating over $5M in gross revenue in 18 months. Keynote presenter, frequently sharing proven strategies and cutting edge tactics for digital marketing, CRM implementations, entrepreneurship, and personal branding with people all over the world. Board Chair for TiE Denver, Pitch coach and mentor for TechStars, Rockies Venture Club, State Director Clean Tech Open, guest lecturer at Regis and Denver University’s MBA programs. Developed the entrepreneurship program in 2008 selected by the U.S. government for the Transition Assistance Program (TAP) for veterans transitioning into the civilian work force. Fun facts, Patrice has climbed 10 of the 14,000 ft mountains in Colorado, grew up in 7 different countries, conversationally speaks 5 languages, enjoys single track biking and exotic beaches with scuba sites nearby to toast the sunset with family and friends.