Paul is founder and co-lead of the agency’s Social Impact team, a global network that specializes in corporate social responsibility (CSR), public education and social engagement campaigns. He counsels corporations on how to communicate the impact of CSR efforts to build brands and strengthen relationships with employees, consumers, policymakers and other stakeholders.
Paul leads the agency’s work with Bank of America to build awareness and support for its CSR, including its signature Neighborhood Excellence Initiative and environmental sustainability efforts. He manages Weber Shandwick’s global partnership with BSR to advance the organization’s mission to help companies create a just and sustainable world. Previously, he led the agency’s work with Pepsi on its signature Pepsi Refresh Project, an innovative social engagement program to invest $20 million in ideas that strengthen communities. He provided strategic direction and oversight for the firm’s work for Best Buy, including its philanthropy program, @15, and sustainability assignments.
Paul also works with a number of foundations and nonprofits to drive awareness and advocacy across a range of issues, including education, human rights, and arts and culture. His clients have included The MasterCard Foundation, Grameen Foundation, Lumina Foundation, Meals on Wheels Association of America, Monticello and the Washington National Opera. Paul received his Ed.M. from Harvard University and his B.A. from Rutgers University.