Paul has experience in procurement, inventory management, business development, merchandising, planning, sales and general operations. He is currently the Executive Director of YMCA Shared Services, Inc. and is responsible for leveraging and maximizing the combined purchasing power of 37 YMCA facilities in Massachusetts.
Prior to joining YMCA Shared Services, Paul opportunistically purchased and merchandised off price, surplus, salvage and other under-performing assets for a 14 store chain with $100 million dollars in annual sales, as well as spending twenty five years growing and directing all business operations for a fabric and home decor company that specialized in fabrics, window treatments and other products for retail customers, interior designers, corporate and commercial accounts.
Paul is a graduate of the University of Massachusetts at Amherst with a BA in Economics and has completed the CPIM program at Merrimack College. He currently resides in Andover, Massachusetts with his wife and two sons. In addition to saving money for the YMCA, Paul is passionate about photography, technology, sports and fitness.