Patrick is the owner of Moran Refreshments, a Tyler, Texas based full-line vending, OCS, and Micro-market company. Moran Refreshments was started in 1989 in the family garage with one small truck. Patrick and Dale Moran formed a partnership in 1990 and built their business together for 25 years. Dale has retired and Patrick continues to own and operate the business. Moran Refreshments currently employs 25 full-time employees. Patrick has been married to Jane for 33 years and they have four children and two grandchildren.
Patrick’s community involvement includes: Leadership Tyler Board Member; Tyler CAT 100 board member; Green Acres Baptist Church- Deacon Vice Chairman; Whitehouse ISD School Board Vice President; Boy Scouts of America Troop 370 Scoutmaster; Tyler Area Chamber of Commerce member and Volunteer of the Quarter; Tyler Swim Academy Board Member; Christian Women’s Job Corp. Mock Interviews volunteer; Cub Scouts Pack 370 Committee Chairman.
Patrick’s industry involvement includes: Texas Merchandise Vending Association Board Member and President; Texas Legislative Day – Austin Texas; NAMA Fly-In – Washington D.C.; NAMA Board member and Secretary/Treasurer.
Patrick’s education includes: BBA Management – Evangel University; MDiv- Baptist Missionary Association Theological Seminary; Executive Development Program – NAMA/Michigan State Univ.