Business 100 - 2013

Patrick Keough/Lion Consulting Group

Patrick Keough is president & CEO of Lion Group Consulting, a company he founded, which develops strategic marketing & communications platforms for a prestigious roster of global corporate clients, garnering a number of industry awards.

Before founding Lion Group Consulting in 2009, Patrick had a distinguished career in advertising and corporate communications spanning over two decades. Working for industry leaders WPP, IPG and FD, he shepherded the advertising, marketing and corporate communications of such illustrious global brands as Johnson & Johnson, Samsung, and The Coca-Cola Company.

Patrick holds a BA from Notre Dame, an MA from the University of Georgia, and serves on Notre Dame’s College of Arts & Letters advisory council. His profound connection and love of Ireland is evidenced by his tireless efforts on behalf of Connect Ireland, among the many Irish causes he supports. He and his wife, Megan, live in Rye, NY and have four children; Donald and Matthew at Notre Dame, Caroline at Michigan State, and Alison at Rye High School.