International communications marketing specialist Patrick Barrett joined Ascent Sotheby's International Realty in 2011 as sales assistant to The Ritz-Carlton Residences, Vail sales team. His acumen in addressing client needs and providing personalized customer service and attention garnered him a recent promotion from Sales Assistant to Broker Associate. Prior to joining Ascent Sotheby's International Realty, Patrick spent four years as International Communications Manager for Vail Resorts Management Company, where he managed a team of seven, as well as representatives and agencies in the UK, Mexico, Germany and Australia. He was also instrumental in leading Vail Resorts' expansion into the Brazilian and Canadian markets.
"Patrick's experience and background in key international markets, along with his bilingual skills and business savvy, have enabled him to quickly transition into real estate sales and earned him a much deserved promotion," said Ascent Sotheby's Int ernational Realty co-owner and lead broker for The Ritz-Carlton Residences, Vail, Tye Stockton."
Bi-lingual in English and Spanish, Patrick earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from Marquette University in Milwaukee where he majored in International Business and Marketing. He is an avid skier, hiker, cyclist and outd oor enthusiast and is married to Meredith Barrett, a pre-school teacher at Children's Garden of Learning in Vail.