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Patricia Lorain Hicks Cardenas Edit Profile

Advertising executive

Patricia Lorain Hicks Cardenas, American advertising executive. Secretary, executive committee The Blake Schools, Wayzata, Hopkins, Minneapolis, 1977-1979. Member United States Figure Skating Association (life), Figure Skating Club Minneapolis (president 1980-1983, board directors 1977-1980, consultant public relations 1972-1983), Phi Beta (president 1968-1970).

Background

Cardenas, Patricia Lorain Hicks was born on July 2, 1939 in Minneapolis. Daughter of Patrick Ambrose and Dorothy Lorraine (Simonson) Hicks.

Education

Postgraduate, Northwestern University Chicago, 1959.

Career

Actress Beverly Hills (California) Child Theatre, 1944-1945, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Culver City, California, 1944-1945, WDGY Radio, Minneapolis, 1945-1946. Television personality WTCN/Washburn Crosby Company television, 1948-1956. State teen chairman National Foundation, 1956-1957, national teen chairman, 1957-1958, administrator Chicago, 1958-1960.

Free lance radio and television talent Minneapolis, 1960-1962. Owner Cardenas Corporation, Spring Park, Minnesota, since 1962. Consultant public relations Twin Cities Figure Association, Minneapolis, 1980-1981, Architectural Association, Minneapolis, 1980-1983, Cable Value Network, 1988-1989.

Management advisory services for talent and various business.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals. Writer business profiles for public relations. Producer director various cable network television programs.

Membership

Secretary, executive committee The Blake Schools, Wayzata, Hopkins, Minneapolis, 1977-1979. Member United States Figure Skating Association (life), Figure Skating Club Minneapolis (president 1980-1983, board directors 1977-1980, consultant public relations 1972-1983), Phi Beta (president 1968-1970).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Singing, dance, acting, fishing, reading.

Connections

Married Hugh Thomas Cardenas, October 20, 1962. Children: Christiana Lorain, Cory Hugh.

father:
Patrick Ambrose Hicks

mother:
Dorothy Lorraine (Simonson) Hicks

spouse:
Hugh Thomas Cardenas

child:
Christiana Lorain Cardenas

child:
Cory Hugh Cardenas