An entertainment industry executive, lawyer, two-time Grammy nominee and social entrepreneur, Paul Katz’ career includes more than three decades in the entertainment industry – primarily with Zomba/Jive Records, and SonyBMG – working on music, film, television, theater, books, sports and digital projects, as well as collaborating with world renowned artists, actors, and entertainers such as Britney Spears, Justin Timberlake, Donnie McClurkin, Pink and Outkast.
In 2005, Paul founded what is now Entertain Impact, an award-winning cause entertainment agency that mobilizes the power of entertainment to create positive social change. Â Paul continues to be deeply involved in entertainment, consulting and producing on all things music for a number of independent movie studios and TV companies, including working on the Academy Award-winning film 12 Years A Slave, and the Twilight movie franchise. Current and past boards include the Recording Academy (Grammys) and WITNESS (technology for human rights).
Paul is a citizen of the US, UK and Switzerland and lives in New York City with his family.
Entertain Impact is the leading cause influence agency. We advance philanthropy and social justice through campaigns that mobilize popular culture, entertainment, and celebrity. Creating positive social impact is our primary goal.