About Us

"Your reputation is more important than your paycheck, and your integrity is worth more than your career. - Ryan Freitas


Our Team

Pat DePirro

Chief Executive Officer


Pat DePirro is Chief Executive Officer of BirdieBox, the one-stop-shop gift solution servicing PGA TOUR events, premier golf properties, sporting venues, luxury hotels, charitable organizations and celebrity events.  Pat is committed to creating value by fulfilling BirdieBox's mission of "making gifting an experience".


Since becoming CEO in 2014, Pat has focused on leveraging Birdiebox's unique supply chain, branding, packaging and procurement capabilities to serve its golf, hospitality, sports, corporate and retail clients with an emphasis on strong execution and the highest ethical standards.


Prior to his current role, Pat was Global Head of Digital and Mobile Sales at Bloomberg Businessweek.  He also held leadership positions at Nickelodeon and Major League Baseball Advanced Media.


Pat is married to his wife Rebecca and they have two children, Charlotte and Hudson.  He is an avid baseball and golf fan living in sunny Miami, Florida.


Stephanie Swann

Director of Strategic Partnerships


Stephanie Swann joined the BirdieBox team in 2015.  As Director of Strategic Partnerships, Stephanie manages BirdieBox's key partners' entire customer experience, from inception to execution.  Her loyalty, uncanny work ethic and attention to detail has played a pivotal role in BirdieBox's development.  In additional to her responsibilities associated with "strategic partnerships", Stephanie also has a keen eye for merchandising and website development.


Prior to BirdieBox, Stephanie held positions in the pet healthcare and veterinarian world.  Similar to BirdieBox, Stephanie's responsibilities spanned from accounting to marketing and website design as she saw the immense growth of Health Care For Pets during her 5+ year tenure.


Stephanie has an 8-year old son named Manny who keeps her on her toes.  As an active member in several animal rescues, Stephanie's passion is the treatment and well being of animals.  In her spare time, she is an avid ballroom dancer in Asheville, North Carolina.