About us

About Us

Thunder Factory helps companies of all sizes and types to conceive, create
and successfully market category-leading products, services and solutions. Our highly
experienced strategists, product experts and performance-driven marketers
empower clients to drive outsized results…from strategy to execution.

We are passionate about creating true win-win partnerships that enable clients to
build dominant brands that go the distance.

 

Patrick Di Chiro

Principal

Patrick has more than 30 years of experience in global marketing, brand development, strategic communications and public relations. Patrick founded the original Thunder Factory in 2000, leading it to become one of the nation’s top integrated marketing firms. Earlier, Patrick was a senior corporate marketing executive at Marketo, Chief Communications Officer of E*TRADE, Global Partner at Ketchum, VP of Global Marketing for Visa International, and Director of International Marketing for American Express Company.

patrick@thunderfactory.com
650.245.7310

Gabriela Garner

Principal

Gabriela has over twenty years of experience in leading product marketing strategies and driving integrated marketing plans. She has managed multi-million dollar global marketing budgets, delivering significant revenues.  Gabriela has led marketing teams at enterprises such as EMC and AT&T as well was at SaaS start-ups such as Critical Path, ZANTAZ and ThinkHR.

gabriela@thunderfactory.com
925.389.2183

Kashif Mahbub

Principal

Kashif has over eighteen years of experience in successfully launching products, services and brands on a global scale. A veteran of tech start-ups in Europe, Asia and the USA, Kashif has delivered product and marketing solutions for Fortune 500 clients including Citibank, IBM, Xerox, AT&T and Farmer’s Insurance.

kashif@thunderfactory.com
408.679.2522