Paul Shaver

Vice President / Head @ Nielsen Music Canada

As a dynamic music executive for 25+ years, Shaver’s career is the combination of expertise as a leading figure in the music business, fueled by a love of music, knowledge and a desire to learn.  He has held various positions in the music industry and record label business during his career ascent including Vice President, Virgin Music Canada, Vice President, Marketing, Promotion and International, EMI Music Canada and Vice President, Artist Marketing, Universal Music Canada, SVP & General Manager Open Road Records/RGK Entertainment and currently is Vice President/Head of Nielsen Music Canada. Shaver is an active member of the community and currently sits on the Board of the Canadian Country Music Association (CCMA’s).