Patrick Holland is the owner of Learning Express Toys of Chattanooga and Mountain Top Toys in Tennessee. After an extensive career in marketing, he jumped into the toy industry by purchasing Mountain Top Toys in 2013 and, four years later, acquired the Chattanooga Learning Express business. He and his wife Joanna were honored as the Learning Express Founder's Choice Award winners, the franchise's highest award, in 2020. 

A frequent contributor to ASTRA Connect, Patrick also served on the ASTRA Exclusives Committee, helping to inform staff on decisions for the program moving forward. He spent four years as Vice President and President on the board of the Signal Mountain Business Association and currently serves on the board of the Chattanooga Northshore Merchants Collective. He is also a member of the Learning Express Franchise Advisory Council and Marketing Advisory Council.