Paul began had a prior career as a golf professional for over 12 years. After leaving the golf business, Paul acquired a BS in graphic design from SUNY Cobleskill. His branding and packaging work has been featured in The Dieline, Logolounge 10, Brand New, and as a weekly contributor for Hop Culture Magazine. Paul has also received awards from The American Advertising Federation and an international Brand New Award for identity design. Outside of design, Paul still enjoys amateur golf, home brewing, and becoming a 46er.