Paul is the recent New York Times Bestselling author of Wealth Can’t Wait (www.wealth.org) and Keller Williams’ Regional Owner and Regional Director for 3 California Regions (Central & Southern California, Westside LA, and LA Coastal), where he has oversight of 36 offices and more than 7,000 realtors who close more than $18 billion in sales volume per year.
As CEO of Forward Living, Paul has grown his own Keller Williams offices to become Keller Williams #1 Franchisee outside of Texas with ownership in 9 offices with more than 3,000 realtors and $7 billion in closed volume. And, Paul and his team have led Keller Williams Realty to the #1 spot for Market Share in Los Angeles.
The Real Trends 500 ranks Paul’s group as the 24 largest real estate brokerage firm by volume in the U.S. and the 2020 Swanepoel 200 ranked Paul as the 64 most powerful person in residential real estate in the U.S.
Keller Williams awarded Paul the prestigious Entrepreneur of the Year Award, he is quoted in Gary Keller’s Millionaire Real Estate Investor book and is part of the Master Faculty.
Paul is a prolific entrepreneur, real estate investor, author, trainer, and business consultant.
As an active and consistent investor, he has grown his real estate portfolio to more than 700 rental units and 150,000 square feet of retail commercial space.
Prior to working full-time in real estate, Paul had a successful legal career – highlights which include his work as an associate at a major international law firm, and as Senior Counsel at the US Department of Justice working for the Attorney General.
Paul has a degree in economics at the University of Pittsburgh, a Masters in Management from Oxford University, and a JD from Cornell Law School.