Lori LockerdPinot's Palette
Lori Lockerd joined Pinot’s Palette in 2012 as the Franchise Development Manager and has since progressed into the company’s Office Director position. She grew up in Denver, Colorado, and graduated from the University of Colorado with Bachelor Degrees in Advertising and Fine Art. Following graduation from college, Lori found work with Village Voice Media (known in Denver as The Westword Newspaper). She started her career as an Account Manager for the sales staff, moved into the position of Marketing Coordinator, and found her way to Houston via a promotion to be Marketing Director for the Houston Press. After spending 8 years with Village Voice Media, Lori took leave to start her own social media business. She worked as a small business owner for two years before taking the opportunity to work with Team Pinot. As Office Manager, Lori helps drive the day-to-day operations at Pinot’s Palette headquarters, helping staff to be as efficient as possible so the company can continue to improve its support and grow the brand. She also wears the hat of Event Planner, and is an integral part of the Pinot’s Palette Annual Retreat. In her spare time Lori spends time with her husband, Patrick, son, Owen and daughter, Wren.