With a passion for mentoring, entrepreneurship and the environment, since 2010 Paul has applied his energies in these areas to the position of Cleantech Open Northeast Mentor Chair until this year. Most recently, Paul was Co-founder and COO of several start-up ventures including Dreamech and Cimble Corporations, which provide innovative “connected car” vehicle data solutions to the automotive industry. Prior to that, Paul worked for LoJack Corporation in a variety of operational roles over 22 years, initially helping start up the company as the fifth employee, opening its largest domestic markets in Southern California and the New York Area, and then with the company’s international division as the Vice President of International Operations, supporting global entrepreneurs and opening up more than 25 territories around the world. Pro-bono work includes acting as a general and business development mentor to teams in the Cleantech Open and MassChallenge business accelerator competitions, for companies in the MIT Enterprise Forum MentorSmart program, and at Northshore Innoventures. Founder and Board member of the Quincy Center for Innovation, a regional technology incubator. Judge for MA Clean Energy Council Catalyst and InnovateMass Awards. Peer review panelist for UMass Technology Transfer Center and MA Technology Leadership Council. Advisory Board member for several start-ups in the cleantech, e-commerce and location aware mobile application industries.