As a general manager and owner, Paul spent the last two decades opening and operating the Mountain Sun Pubs and Breweries in Boulder, Denver and Longmont, CO. During his time there, the company grew to employ more than 300 team members across its five locations and three breweries.
In 2009, Paul was elected to the Board of Directors of EatDenver, a non-profit created to support local and independent dining in Denver. He served as President of the organization from 2014 – 2016 and Program Director from 2017-2020. Paul also served on the board of the Boulder Chamber Community Affairs Council from 2019 – 2020.
Paul has spoken on hospitality and the restaurant industry at the Brewer’s Association’s Craft Brewer’s Conference, EatDenver, the Da Vinci Institute, and Boulder StartUp.