KAREN DOYLE is Vice President Marketing
for Patty Doyle Public Relations, Inc. She has over 10
years advertising agency experience and 8 years in-house
marketing management. The South Florida Business Journal
honored her in 1989 with the Up & Comer award in
advertising for her achievements in business and her
contributions to the community.
For the past five years Karen served
the Urban Land Institute Southeast Florida/Caribbean
District Council account by providing administrative
support, event planning/management, marketing and
Some of her agency accounts included:
McDonald’s Restaurants, Broward Marine, Boca Investors/Woodfield
Hunt Club, Jordan Marsh, Maas Brothers and Rich’s
Department Stores; South Florida Pontiac Dealers;
International House of Pancakes; Stiles Corporation;
Winterfest Boat Parade & Festival; Six Flags Atlantis;
Champs Sporting Goods; and First Builder Corp.
She was Marketing Manager for Six
Flags Atlantis for 4 years until the park property was
sold and subsequently redeveloped by Hollywood, Inc.
Karen has an extensive community
service background. She was Vice President of Second
Century Broward and has served on various committees for
the City of Fort Lauderdale Beach Redevelopment, Beach
Visioning Workshop; historic Stranahan House; Downtown
Festival of the Arts; Ft. Lauderdale Blues Festival;
Make It Shine, Shoreshine and the Greater Ft. Lauderdale
Board Sailing Association. She served on the boards of
the Broward County Gator Club and the South Florida
Board Sailing Association (Miami). Along with a software
designer, Karen helped developed a regatta scoring program that
is currently being used by the USW & other windsurfing
organizations for national and
international events. Karen is often invited to serve on
the race committees of these Olympic qualifying events.
She is also a US Sailing certified windsurfing instructor.
Karen holds a Bachelor of Science
degree in Advertising from the University of Florida and
a Certificate of Commendation in language and culture
from the University of Paris. She has minors in
business, mathematics and language.
- Member – ULI
the Urban Land Institute
- Member – ULI Southeast
Florida/Caribbean Executive Committee
- Member – NAREE the
National Association of Real Estate Editors
- Member – Ft.
Lauderdale Museum of Art
- Member – Broward County Gator
- Member – South Florida Board Sailing Association
- Member – United States Windsurfing Association.