Georgian Angel Network (GAN) has been established to connect angel investors in the Barrie, South Georgian Bay, Orangeville and and Muskoka/Huntsville regions with entrepreneurs needing equity capital to commercialize their innovations.
GAN’s role is to serve as a catalyst for economic development, facilitating deal flow between accredited investors and high-quality investee opportunities as well as providing investor and investee education services.Continued...
Originally from Timmins Ontario, Paul has worked in broadcasting for the past 40 years. Paul is the President and CEO of Larch Communications Inc., owner of radio stations 104.1 The Dock (Midland), KICX 106 (Orillia), KICX 91.7 (Sudbury), and 92.3 The Dock (Owen Sound), as well as Larche Digital Media, a full service digital marketing agency.
In 2014, Paul received the Huronia Community Foundation Philanthropy Business Award. He is on the Board of Directors of Georgian College and the Canadian Association of Broadcasters.
Since becoming a member of Georgian Angel Network in 2016, Paul has invested in two opportunities. Paul has agreed to join the Board of Directors of GAN and will become the Chair of the Board in early 2018.
Paul is the lead guitarist for punk rock band Sonic Coalition. Paul, his wife and 5 children live in Barrie.