Patricia Girardi

Saunderstown, RI

VP, Marketing & Creative Services for Chartwells Higher Education Dining Services, a division of Compass Group North America Foodservice

Patricia Marciano Girardi serves as Vice President, Marketing & Creative Services for Chartwells Higher Education Dining Services, a division of Compass Group North America Foodservice. Previously, Patti served as Regional Vice President, Affiliate Sales and Marketing for Fox Cable Networks, overseeing all affiliate activities for the Western Region of the United States.

Prior to that role, Girardi held a number of field and corporate positions with Cox Communications, including acting Vice President for Cox’s New Orleans operation; Director, Web Marketing & E-Commerce; and Brand Manager for Cox’s Premium Channel, Pay-Per-View, Cox Long Distance by Frontier and Cox Card product lines.

Girardi graduated valedictorian from Trinity College (Hartford, CT) with a B.A. in Economics and also holds an M.B.A. from Harvard University.