Producer: The Cancer Dancer Documentary (Aired on Discovery Home & Health and Discovery Familia)
Woman of the Year
Given by National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences for people who have positively impacted the television industry for more than 25 years
Given by Latina Style National Magazine
Created Operation Helping Hands to assist victims of Hurricanes Mitch & George
For Community Service Campaign to solicit blood donors
For Community Service Campaign, A Matter of Pride – to protect the environment
For Documentary Program, A Matter of Pride – (Earth Day Special)
Patricia San Pedro was Born in Havana, Cuba, and grew up in South Florida. She graduated from the University of Miami with a bachelor’s degree in Mass Communications and a minor in Marketing. Pat spent her Corporate America years at a variety of corporations and Fortune 500 companies.
Pat’s had a huge impact on the community during her time as Special Projects Producer/PR Manager at WTVJ NBC in Miami. There she won her first three Emmy awards including two for her campaign, A Matter of Pride, one of the country’s first media environmental awareness programs.
Pat then spread her wings internationally as the Corporate Communications Manager and key spokesperson for American Airlines, where she created communications strategies for the airline in 75 cities throughout Florida, the Caribbean and Latin America. She also created Heart to Heart….a volunteer program for AA’s 10,000 Miami employees.
Prior to founding San Pedro Productions, Inc. in 2001, Pat was Vice President of Event Marketing and Community Relations at The Miami Herald & Nuevo Herald in Miami. Her corporate programs included the America’s Conference, the Silver Knights awards, the Wish Book. She also created several social responsibility projects including Operation Helping Hands / Dando Una Mano, which is still activated at times of need throughout the hemisphere.