Paul joined Greycroft in 2011 and is based in Los Angeles.
Paul’s active investments include 9GAG, Dirty Lemon, DropOff, FreeRange Games, Inventables, and ZenBusiness. His notable exits include DataScience.com (acquired by Oracle), Dots (acquired by Take Two Interactive), Klout (acquired by Lithium Technologies), Livefyre (acquired by Adobe), and Openbucks (acquired by PaySafe).
In addition to serving as a Board Partner at Greycroft, Paul is a founder of Amplify.LA, a leading pre-seed fund in Los Angeles.
Previously, Paul was the founder of The Mailroom Fund (MRF) a venture fund in partnership with Accel Partners, Venrock, and AT&T that focused on early-stage investments in Southern California-based digital media firms. He founded MRF during his 16-year tenure at the William Morris Agency (WMA) where he served as a member of the Board of Directors in his role as Executive Vice President and head of both the Global Marketing Practice and the Digital Media Group. Prior to WMA, Paul worked at Paul Kagan Associates where he ran the Los Angeles office for the media valuation and consulting firm and was responsible for covering the worldwide film, television, and new media industries.
In addition to sitting on the Board of Councilors for the Annenberg School for Communication at the University of Southern California (USC), Paul is an Adjunct Professor at the Graduate School of Cinema-Television at USC where he has taught a course for the last 25 years on the Impact of Technology on Media. He also sits on the Los Angeles Mayor’s Council for Technology and Innovation.
Paul holds a BA in English Literature and International Relations with honors from the University of Western Ontario in Canada and an MA from the Annenberg School of Communication at the University of Southern California.