Principal, Breakthrough Communications
Paul Sullivan is an award winning journalist and communications strategist.
Paul has developed communications strategies, media trained senior executives and implemented communications programs for some of Canada’s leading companies and organizations, including True Leaf International, which markets hemp-based pet treats and is applying for a license to produce and distribute marijuana in Canada.
Paul was formerly Western Editor of Canada’s national newspaper, the Globe and Mail. He has also served as Managing Editor of The Vancouver Sun, the city’s leading paper; the host of CBC Radio’s morning show in Vancouver and a senior news editor at the highly rated CBC-TV news program The Journal, based in Toronto.
Still a working journalist, Paul continues to be published in the North Shore News and other publications. He has been a frequent judge for both the National Magazine and National Newspaper Awards, and has taught communications and journalism at the University of British Columbia, Simon Fraser University and City University of Seattle, in Vancouver.