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Paul Spence

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Interview with Paul Spence founder of P.A.U.L For Brain Recovery

Lads To Dads

Paul Spence suffered a life changing brain injury on a night out in Hull. His life as a successful electrician and family man was turned upside down but he fought through adversity and turned his tragedy into  triumph.  We talked with him about how he did it, and how the Paul charity is helping others with an acquired brain injury.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.


27 Mar 2022

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Paul Spence - P.A.U.L for Brain Recovery and Brain Works

The Hack Podcast

Talking about life after brain injury, the lessons he learnt and how he's turned adversity on its head despite lasting damage. Paul is a big family man, Engaged to be married next year to Gemma, Father to Shannon & Reece. He has a Granddaughter Evie who he loves to spend time.  Paul was an Electrical Engineer until he sustained a terrible brain injury by one punch in 2012. He was left with a life-changing injury; he couldn't see his past and was an unemotional robot. After seeing the level of aftercare in the area, he started launching a service to help and support other Brain injury victims. Paul founded Paul for Brain Recovery in 2016.  He now works closely with the NHS. Paul went on to create Brain works bars that focused on health. The brain works bars are designed with a potent mix of products scientifically proven to aid Brain Development and recovery, reduce the trauma caused by illness and everyday stress, and fight off ageing brain cells. Pauls has done masses of inspiring fundraising events worldwide, from Marathons, Iron man UK and climbing Kilimanjaro in June 2018.  We dig deep with our Pig Wrestling Ten Commandments, with Paul Spence being real & raw on this week's show. Thank you, Paul, for sharing your story.  #productivity #business  #PersonalDevelopment #mentalhealth #technology

1hr 7mins

15 Oct 2019

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Innovation in Fundraising with Paul Spence of City Gospel Mission

Rainmaker Fundraising Podcast

I got the chance to sit down with my good friend and former client, Paul Spence,  who is VP of Development at City Gospel Mission in Cincinnati. Paul was kind enough to visit with me during the Citygate Network 2019 Conference in Palm Springs, and talk with me about the importance of innovation and change in fundraising. This is a topic Paul knows a lot about -- he's led several significant innovations during his time at City Gospel Mission, and helped raise millions of dollars in the process for this ministry. Download the show transcript here


16 Jun 2019

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A Conversation With Paul Spence

Praise Church


18 Jun 2018

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Paul Spence - The Venture Catalyst

Access Granted NZ

Paul Spence (@geniusnet) has been around the startup and tech scene for a long time but we start with our pre-take off checklist as Paul was a pilot and aviation meteorologist before heading into tech. Most will know Paul from iwantmyname.com, a domain management company he started with Lenz Gschwendtner and Timo Reitnauer.Paul is also very active in the community (not only in tech) and always looks to help people where he can with his insights into startups, community and collaboration.More recently he started another endeavour called polany.io – an insight engine. So keep an eye out for that in the coming months.------------------------------------------------------We share the stories from people that work in New Zealand tech, social media, startups. If you have a story or know someone that does - get in touch!Mike Riversdale (@MiramarMike) background is explaining stuff, connecting people and getting things done. Raj Khushal (@nzRaj) background is in video, design, media and making things happen.All our past shows are on our websitehttps://www.accessgranted.nzFollow and Like us on:https://twitter.com/AccessGrantedNZhttps://facebook.com/AccessGrantedNZhttps://linkedin.com/company/access-granted-podcastSubscribe to the show however you want:https://www.accessgranted.nz/subscribe/


18 Apr 2017