How I can help you

I can help you evaluate your business ideas and provide you with the guidance and resources to help you grow your business. I would like to help you to achieve your goals by making good business decisions. Mentoring topics include:
• Starting and managing a business or not for profit organization
• Business operations improvement
• Business feasibility analysis
• Fundamentals of online marketing
• Fundamentals of e-commerce
• Business planning and strategic planning
• Marketing and sales
• Logistics
• Cost reduction and profit improvement
• Decision making

My work experience includes:
2021 to present- Consultant for operational excellence and Social Media Marketing, WNY Goodwill Industries
2019 to present- Campground Consultant for many seasonal customers to provide vision, design, layouts, site analysis and campground construction.
2007 – 2020- ConTENTment Camping I founded and ran the company which initiated Glamping at large events. I designed and ran glamping events including most of the major music festivals in the USA and Canada. Clients included The Indy 500, Nascar Races, Bonnaroo, Coachella, and many more. I designed, rented and sold custom-made tents for import. I set up and ran several permanent campgrounds. I regularly purchased and imported tents and furnishing from overseas contacts.
1997-2009- Buffalo Alliance for Education, Executive Director of Not for Profit Organization working with students and local businesses

Awards, Community involvement
Buffalo News Citizen of the Year
All America City Award
Brotherhood Sisterhood Award
Mentor, Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership
Volunteer and Committee member Feedmore WNY
Fundraising for immigrant services, Intl Institute of Buffalo

Key Skills Include
Campground Design
Glamping and Campground operations
Market and Site Analysis
Marketing Strategies
Cost Analysis, Breakeven and Revenue Calculations
Operations and logistics
Live event systems designs

Areas of Expertise

  • Accounting & Finance
  • Business Plan
  • Customer Service
  • Import & Export
  • Management & Operations
  • Marketing
  • Strategy Development

Industry Experience

  • Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation
  • Food & Beverage
  • Transportation

Patricia R. Jensen

Communication Methods

  • Email
  • In Person
  • Phone
  • Video