Patrick Hayes is the co-founder of Waterhouse Hayes, a sports marketing agency helping professional athletes build their brand and partner with brands that organically align with their values. With a broad knowledge of the sports and entertainment industry, Patrick creatively approaches his clients, their stories, their brand partners, and each goal differently. He thinks everyone should be in a category of their own. Patrick developed relationships in the sports industry as he brought endorsement opportunities to many sports marketing representatives in the social media endorsement space at opendorse, headquartered in his hometown of Lincoln, Neb. With a move to Los Angeles, Patrick has worked in sports marketing for two different sports marketing agencies, until launching Waterhouse Hayes in November of 2017. In the short year and a half of creating the agency, Patrick has represented over twelve professional athletes ranging from the NFL to the NBA, from the number one overall draft pick to the highest paid NBA player.
Patrick graduated from the University of Oklahoma with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Public Relations and a minor in Health and Exercise Science. He worked with student athletes as an athletic trainer for the OU football team as well as in Digital Media Department handling team content.