Paul Johnson - Wallace McCain Institute

Paul Johnson

CEO Pivotal Input London, Ontario

As EiR at WMI, Paul serves as facilitator, instructor, and mentor to entrepreneurial CEOs in Atlantic Canada.

Aside from his contract role at WMI, Paul is a Partner at Pivotal Input and CEO of Quantum 5X Systems Inc (Q5X). Pivotal Input is a firm dedicated to building successful businesses by providing active mentoring to high potential executives. Services include CEO mentoring, Executive Chairman assignments, Board of Directors appointments, strategic off-site facilitation and speaking engagements.

Q5X provides the world’s smallest broadcast quality wireless microphone systems. Q5X’s early customers were in professional sports. The company supplies the MLB, the NHL, and the NBA as well as all of North America’s prominent sports broadcasters. Within their live entertainment sector, Q5X has the world’s largest wireless microphone installation at Radio City Music Hall in NYC.

Paul’s prior work history includes venture capital, consultant with McKinsey & Company, President of the world’s largest manufacturer of truck wheels. He has sat on the board of 12 private companies. Paul holds a B.A.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Waterloo and an MBA from the Harvard Business School.