Paul was born in Belleair, FL and introduced to boating at a very young age. He spent most of his time on the gulf and intercoastal waterways and summers in the keys. While attending USF he spent his summers as a deckhand aboard a 74 ft Viking in Costa Rica, Nassau, and the Keys. After Graduating he became dockmaster at Westshore Yacht Club. While at Westshore yacht club Paul started his own Yacht Management Company which he still currently owns today. After five years at Westshore he left to take another opportunity as the Harbor Master on Harbour Island a title which he still currently holds. Recently his love for boating and the water brought Paul to become a Yacht Broker with Tampa Yacht Sales.