Paul has more than 40 years of experience in the restaurant and retail industries, most recently as Chief Information Officer for Tijuana Flats Restaurants and Papa Gino’s/D’Angelo’s Restaurants. In addition to his roles as CIO, he held IT leadership positions at Rainforest Cafe and Ryan’s Family Steak Houses. He has held numerous consulting positions, including as Vice President at Boston Retail Partners (BRP).
Paul is a strategic and tactical senior information technology executive providing vision, innovation, leadership, and direction. He has extensive experience with IT Strategy and Transformation, Digital Strategy and Transformation, Business Intelligence, ERP Systems, Data Privacy, POS Networks, Payment Technologies, Operations Management, Business Continuity, Business Process Re-engineering, and Strategic Solutions Selection and Deployment. He has served as C-suite executive, advisor, subject-matter expert, consultant, and expert witness.
He was awarded IBM’s BI Vision Award for Strategy Execution and InfoWorld’s 25 Best CTOs, and he was named one of CRN’s Top 100 Mid-Market CIOs.