Paul Walters has an employment history that spans over 25 years within the area of music management, exhibition design/build, management of major outdoor music festivals, project management, touring theatre management, film production, sponsorship/marketing and assessing risk at major sporting events at an international and national level.
Paul’s area of proficiency over the past ten years has enabled him to be instrumental in developing Event Management courses at degree and master’s level. Over that period, he secured the position of programme leader at 4 UK universities and teaching the same subject over a period of 5 year at 5 European universities. They include ANGELL Business School in Germany, Ecole de Management de Normandie institute in Paris, France, IMI University Centre Switzerland, Breda University of Applied Sciences, and University of Northern Denmark.
Paul also recently taught at the Guangdong Industry Technical College in China to undergraduate event management students. He is a published author within the field of event management with several publishers.
After ten years at Manchester Metropolitan University lecturing within the area of Events Management at undergraduate and master’s level. This wealth of knowledge and experience enabled him to take up an Associate Dean position at Backstage Academy in Wakefield from 2015 - 2018. He had responsibility for all taught programmes at foundation and degree level. Paul also had responsibility for course leadership for the BA (Hons) Live Event Production course.
Paul is an active event professional who enjoys working on live music events throughout the UK and Europe.
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