Patrick Benko

Patrick Benko

Director of Communications and Marketing

 

Patrick Benko is the Director of Communications and Marketing at EurekaFacts. He is responsible for marketing strategy, public relations, brand management and digital communications.

Most recently, Patrick was with the American Public Health Association where he was a driving force for using analytics and a trusted source for digital campaign building. He maintains his involvement in the APHA community as a member of the Public Health Education and Health Promotion section, the Health Communications Working Group and his local affiliate the Metropolitan Washington Public Health Association.

With 15 years in the online marketing field Benko has worked with a variety of organizations such as Discovery Channel, Soccer.com & Lacrosse.com, Brinker International, Darden Restaurants, the World Health Organization (WHO) and CDC. In addition, he has done extensive pro bono work assisting local and national nonprofits with Google Adwords, email marketing and search engine optimization efforts.

In his time at EurekaFacts, Benko has become adept at recruiting hard to reach respondents and building diverse sample sets through social media and other digital platforms. He has also shown a breadth of skills while working on press releases, event marketing, business development and community involvement.

Patrick holds a B.A. in Psychology from Elon University and is certified in Google Analytics and Google Adwords.