Paul received a Bachelors of Applied Science (Engineering) Degree from the University of British Columbia in 1986 and is registered as a Professional Engineer in the Province of British Columbia.
In 1998 he completed the Executive MBA program at Simon
Fraser University and received a Masters Degree in Business
Administration (MBA). Paul worked for a Vancouver based
construction management and general contracting firm between
1986 and 1996, and was responsible for the management and
construction of numerous large residential and commercial
projects. In 1996 he joined Concert Properties, a major development company with projects throughout BC, Alberta and Ontario.
He joined Intrawest in 2000, and a year later, became Vice President for the Whistler Resort Development Group. Paul joined the Senior Executive Team at Intrawest Placemaking in 2003 as Regional/Senior Vice President and was responsible for Intrawest developments in Whistler, Panorama, Kelowna, Hawaii and Colorado.