Pat leads the world-class engineering team at Eventbrite.
Pat was previously a big part of the engineering team at Ticketmaster, where he served as Vice President of Software Development. Pat's 15+ years at Ticketmaster coincided with their explosive growth into the market leader in ticketing. Pat was responsible for host system development, where he engineered numerous innovations in the live event ticketing industry. Prior to his leadership role, Pat wrote much of the reserved seating inventory system that is still in use today.
Pat has recently returned to software engineering after pursuing his passion for poker. In his five year professional poker career, Pat has accumulated over 1 million dollars in tournament poker prize money. Pat is one of a select few of poker professionals to have won multiple World Series of Poker bracelets.