PAUL DEACON (DJ and MC)
Born and raised in the UK, Paul is a graduate of the University of London, having studied engineering. He decided to follow his passion for music and landed a job at the BBC where he stayed 27 years. In England, Paul hosted radio shows which featured his talent for comedy and impressions as well as his wide taste in music.
Moving with his wife and daughter to Canada in 2010 Paul now lives in Guelph and has worked for the CBC as well as pursuing his freelance voiceover work and audio production. In 2010 Paul won a UK Radio Academy award for Best Entertainment Producer. In Canada (and beyond) his British accent appears on many commercials, selling everything from cars to condos.
Paul has an extensive musical appreciation and knowledge of many types of music including rock, pop, jazz and classical.
He also enjoys photography, art, cooking, reading and trail walking.