Paul is an independent marketing, communications and business development professional based in the Dallas-Fort Worth market. His most recent assignments have been with the Garland Chamber of Commerce in an economic development role and as the Director of Events and Relationship Management for the North Dallas Chamber of Commerce.
Paul specializes in building and managing relationships. His work as a social media strategist for small- and medium-sized businesses and his experience as a dimensional marketer qualify him as an expert face-to-face networker. As a trade show manager, consultant and account executive, Paul has produced trade shows, exhibitions and events in 35 cities in 21 states and 7 international locations over a 25-year career.
During his career, Paul has worked inside marketing organizations, as a vendor-supplier and as an independent consultant. A veteran of Honeywell and Boeing, his client list includes Hewlett-Packard, Xiotech, Carlson Hotels, Target Corporation, Retalix (a division of NCR Corporation) and the Garland (Texas) Chamber of Commerce.
Formerly a member and an ambassador with the North Dallas Chamber of Commerce, he is also a past IABC Dallas board member and is a former volunteer with the DFW chapter of the American Marketing Association.
Paul graduated from the University of Arizona and did graduate studies in Journalism at the University of Nevada in Reno.
Paul is an active blogger and speaker and is known in the Dallas area as The Relentless Networker. You can learn more about him from his LinkedIn profile at http://www.linkedin.com/in/paulmaynard and at his website and blog, www.paulemaynard.com.