Patricia Parkinson
Patricia Parkinson
Polymath . Creative Director . Speaker

Patricia Parkinson

Polymath . Knowmad . Entrepreneur


present tense

I’m currently focused on leading collaborations in blockchain branding building & UX design.

I also speak and consult in the areas of blockchain revolution, creative convergence and brand-driven creation.  


My Approach

Fueled by limitless fascination and enthusiasm for our decentralized future, I leverage 10+ years experience as a Creative Director and digital native/nomad to bridge perspectives on what is possible at the intersection of design, technology and entrepreneurship.

my projects

My expertise

Bridging perspectives on what's possible at the
intersection of design, technology and entrepreneurship. 


brand-driven creation

Branding is changing. It's no longer about what we tell people but what they tell each other. Brand can be a lens through which to seen clearly.

Creative convergence

Ingenuity lies at the intersection of ideas where we cross-pollinate perspectives; be it from the same person or group of collaborators.

Blockchain revolution

Blockchain has the potential to revolutionize the way we interact and organize ourselves; as individual communities and society as a whole. 

Current Location

Denver, Colorado

9.7392° N, 104.9903° W


What’s a knowmad?

I’m a Knowmad which means I can work with anybody, anytime, and anywhere.

For 10 years I worked with startups through crucial periods of growth across in Canada, Australia and China until 2014 when I transitioned into location independence. Since that time I’ve immersed myself in the richly talented expat community, particularly in Bali, Indonesia + Chiang Mai, Thailand + Denver, Colorado.




ARD World News: Digital Nomads in Vacation Paradise
The place Ubud in Bali is not just a vacation paradise: Start-up entrepreneurs and entrepreneurs from around the world stay for months or years. It's not only the weather that attracts the digital nomads...

Habits and Routines of Nomad and Polymath Patricia Parkinson
I met Patricia Parkinson a year ago. Both of us were coaching at the Startup Weekend in Ubud, Bali. After a quick chat, I knew that Patricia is an extraordinary person with unlimited energy and positive attitude. She’s the second guest for my interview series with creative individuals...

Miss Blockchain: The Birth of Blockchain Babes - A Women in Blockchain Movement
Miss Blockchain talks with Patricia Parkinson, an Innovation Strategist working with digital entrepreneurs, driver of the Blockchain Babes, a movement for women leadership in Blockchain, and a recent presenter at Tulip Conf in San Fransisco…

Silicon Valley Insider: EOS Goes Live
Patricia shares her own blockchain journey leading up to the formation of blockchain babes which is dedicated to empowering women to learn more about the technology.

The Art of Adventure
Patricia Parkinson is a polymath, and she actually had it tattooed on her forearm! She says that polymaths specifically have this amazing ability to synthesize very complex information into simple concepts and communicate that in ways that bring people together to elaborate on that idea or concept.

Forbes: Creative Polymath Patricia Parkinson Shares 5 Books You Need to Read
As a child, Patricia wanted to have Superman’s ability to read with lightning speed and photographic recall. She reads because she loves learning, and has an insatiable appetite for absorbing new knowledge. Her reading tastes are eclectic, ranging from graphic novels to sci-fi epics, from technical to philosophical texts, oral histories to transmedia narratives.

latest projects

Collaborating with Entrepreneurs to Build an Open Future