Paul Godfrey

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Paul Victor Godfrey, CM,[2] OOnt[3] (born January 1939) is a businessman and former Canadian politician.[4] During his career, Godfrey was a North York alderman, Chairman of Metro Toronto, President of the Toronto Sun and head of the Toronto Blue Jays. He was instrumental in bringing the Toronto Blue Jays to Toronto and has campaigned to bring the National Football League to Toronto.[5][6] He is the former President and CEO of Postmedia Network.[7]

Quick facts: Paul Godfrey, Toronto Blue Jays President and...
Paul Godfrey
Toronto Blue Jays President and CEO
In office
Preceded bySam Pollock
Succeeded byPaul Beeston
4th Metro Toronto chairman
In office
Preceded byAlbert Campbell
Succeeded byDennis Flynn
Chair of the Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation
In office
Preceded byKelly McDougald
Succeeded byPeter Wallace (interim)
Personal details
Paul Victor Godfrey

January 1939[1]
Toronto, Ontario
Political partyProgressive Conservative Party of Ontario
Alma materUniversity of Toronto
OccupationMedia and sports executive, politician
ProfessionChemical engineer