Patricia Dent is a start-up and growth coach/trainer with Ask for Directions Training and Grow Vantage, supporting entrepreneurs to achieve profitability sooner and avoid costly mistakes that delay success. This is achieved through just-in-time coaching, comprehensive training (with 18 expert entrepreneurs), and a supportive community. She is a past president of the Barrie Chamber of Commerce, co-founder of Small Business Connect and Xcelerate Summit.
Patricia has an Hons. BA in Sociology (U of T), and certifications in Marketing (Toronto Metropolitan University), CRM, Coaching, and events.