Paul is a sponsorship consultant with over 20 years experience working in partnerships and event management specialising in film, arts, community and festivals.
After having worked for companies including Warner Bros Studios and Showtime in the U.S. and for one of Europe’s top advertising agencies McCann London and then in New York Paul returned to Australia and since 2010 has been helping organisations across the country to secure sponsorship.
Paul has developed relationships and a second-to-none database of Australian sponsor and marketing executives at major brands and advertising agencies.
He is focused on understanding how partnerships can best achieve each party’s objectives and is passionate about developing mutually beneficial relationships.
Paul worked tirelessly to foster a tremendous relationship which resulted in Optus serving as the festival’s longest-running corporate sponsor. Paul’s attention to detail, unwavering committment, knowledge of the industry and keeping a cool head under pressure made working with him an absolute pleasure.Luke Turley, Optus