During his time in the United States; Paul held many positions within the Walt Disney Company creating and leading special events, guest experiences and sponsorships. Paul holds two degrees from the Disney University, a degree in High Impact Management from the Gallup Leadership Institute in Lincoln, Nebraska, along with other degrees, certifications and credentials. Paul is also an ordained non-denominational minister.
Volunteering, serving on non for-profit boards and community involvement were recognized when Paul was awarded the US Presidents Award for Volunteerism in 2004.
Upon his return home to St. John’s; Paul went to work with Spirit of Newfoundland Productions as the General Manager. Paul propelled Spirit of Newfoundland’s growth leading them to be the winner of the city’s “Legend Award” for Tourism, board of trade awards for Marketing and Communication and six consecutive Certificate of Excellence awards from Trip Advisor.
Currently, as the Director of Sales for Destination St. John’s; Paul leads the Destination St. John’s sales team in selling the destination to our national and international markets, including trade shows, sales missions, FAM tours, bid preparation, conferences, and sponsorships.