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Patrick Bene

President, Bene's Career Academy

Change begins at the end of your comfort Zone

Patrick Bene’ has been married to VIcki for 35 years, they have 3 children and 3 grandchildren. They have owned and operated beauty schools for 17 years. Together they have developed the Prestige software to help out an industry and provide electronic data management systems to other school owners.

Patrick has many accomplishments in competitive racing in marathons, Ironman and long distance running ultras. Recently Patrick competed in the Ironman World Championship in St. George, Utah, The culmination of years of training and approximately 30 ironman races at the 70.3 distance. And last week he raced in the Boston marathon for the 11th time, after competing in over 50 marathons in his lifetime training for Boston.

He has also completed many ultra marathons, (these are distances more than a marathon). He has finished 8 races at the 100 mile distance, generally run in the mountains from one city to the next.

He firmly believes in balance in your life, and to always have a challenge goal out in front of you to chase.

“If you’re not growing, you are dying”